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Megafon plans LTE launch on Yota network in H1

Tuesday 21 February 2012 | 16:44 CET | News
Russian mobile operator Megafon plans to launch LTE in Moscow and other regions across the country in H1 of this year, reports Tass-Telecom citing a statement from the company. Megafon has received a MVNO licence to offer services over the network of Scartel, working under the Yota brand. The two earlier agreed to work together on the joint development of a LTE network in Russia. Yota CEO Denis Sverdlov told Tass-Telecom that the operator plans to launch the LTE network in Moscow on 15 April. With Yota required to phase out its Wimax services, it will offer existing subscribers a free LTE

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Companies: MegaFon / Scartel
Countries: Russian Federation
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