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Airwave files legal challenge over EE network contract

Monday 30 November 2015 | 11:06 CET | News
Airwave, current operator of the UK's Emergency Services Network, has filed a High Court claim against the Home Office after George's Osborne's Autumn Statement confirmed that the network was being moved to EE's 4G mobile broadband service, reports The Telegraph. Airwave claims that it was discriminated against in the bidding process. A company spokesperson said that it did not believe that bidders were given equal treatment under procurement law. Any delay to the roll-out schedule will be worth hundreds of millions of pounds to Airwave as the Government will have to keep funding the network

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Airwave / EE
Countries: United Kingdom
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