0
Wireless

Orange retains lead in French LTE cell site activations during March

Thursday 4 April 2019 | 09:06 CET | News
The number of LTE sites in operation across mainland France increased by 246 during March to reach 38,934 as of 01 April, according to the latest monthly report from spectrum agency ANFR. The total number of sites authorised but not yet in service stood at 43,424, rising to 45,823 when including 2,399 sites in the French overseas territories. With 188 site activations, Orange remained ahead of rivals for a third month in a row, bringing its footprint to 18,923 sites in service. The operator's active sites were stable at 874 in the overseas territories.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: ANFR / Bouygues Telecom / Free Mobile / Orange France / SFR
Countries: France
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

5G

,

LTE


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Orange leads in 4G expansion in May, Bouygues adds more 5G test sites

Published 04 Jun 2019 13:03 CET | France
The number of LTE sites in operation across mainland France increased by 172 during May to reach 39,387 as of 01 June, according ...

Orange France and employee trade unions reach deal on 2019 wage increases

Published 25 Apr 2019 10:57 CET | France
Orange France announced that it has reached an agreement with all five trade union organizations representing its staff, ...

Orange teams up with French companies to open more 5G test sites

Published 18 Apr 2019 16:39 CET | France
Orange announced plans to open more 5G pilot sites in France, in collaboration with new and existing partners. It will work with ...

French local authority to invest in mobile tower joint venture to eradicate white spots

Published 10 Apr 2019 11:09 CET | France
The French department of Eure-et-Loir has approved the creation of a new public-private venture to build new masts in rural areas ...

Bouygues Telecom and SFR top nPerf's LTE coverage rankings in France

Published 04 Apr 2019 12:54 CET | France
Bouygues Telecom earned the title of best operator in France for LTE coverage, in a study compiled by internet speed test site ...

Arcep updates scorecard on 'New Deal' objectives

Published 25 Mar 2019 10:23 CET | France
French telecom authority Arcep has published an updated version of the scorecard assessing progress on the so-called 'New Deal' ...

Cellnex eyeing takeover of France's TDF for EUR 3 bln - report

Published 21 Mar 2019 09:34 CET | France
Spanish infrastructure operator Cellnex Telecom is planning to consolidate its leadership of the European towers market by ...

Qualcomm partners with French institutes and France Brevets to support research on 5G standards

Published 05 Mar 2019 08:45 CET | France
Qualcomm announced that it will contribute with funding and standards expertise on a joint project aimed at supporting research ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

26 Jan Cisco Live
27 Jan Sprint fiscal Q3
27 Jan Juniper Networks Q4 2019
27 Jan F5 Networks fiscal Q1
28 Jan Calix Q4 2019
28 Jan AudioCodes Q4 2019
28 Jan Airtel Africa fiscal Q3
28 Jan Dtac Q4 2019
28 Jan CEM in Telecoms Global Summit
29 Jan Telia Q4 2019
29 Jan AT&T Q4 2019
29 Jan Mellanox Q4 2019
29 Jan Limelight Networks Q4 2019
29 Jan Cirrus Logic fiscal Q3
29 Jan Telenor Q4 2019
29 Jan Facebook Q4 2019
29 Jan Extreme Networks fiscal Q2
29 Jan KPN Q4 2019
29 Jan Elisa Q4 results
29 Jan Qorvo fiscal Q3
29 Jan Microsoft fiscal Q2
29 Jan European 5G Conference
30 Jan BT fiscal Q3
30 Jan NTT Docomo fiscal Q3
30 Jan Amazon Q4 2019
30 Jan Verizon Q4 2019
30 Jan Samsung Electronics Q4 2019
30 Jan FCC meeting
30 Jan The Things Conference
31 Jan KDDI fiscal Q3
::: More Calendar Items