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DNA, Sonera network-share adds over 500 base stations

Tuesday 12 January 2016 | 11:39 CET | News
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Finnish operators DNA and Sonera said their network cooperation has resulted in the construction of over 500 base stations in the north of the country. The cooperation was started last spring in the Kuusamo pilot area and expanded in the past year to all of Lapland. Around 160,000 local residents benefit as a result from improved 2G and 3G coverage as well as access to LTE speeds. By the end of 2016, the network joint venture will cover about half of Finland's total area, home to about 15 percent of the Finnish population. The operators said they would also provide a report to regulator

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: DNA / Ficora / Sonera
Countries: Finland
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