Spark deploys 100th rural broadband cell site

Monday 22 August 2016 | 11:07 CET | News
New Zealand operator Spark said it has switched on its 100th Rural Broadband Initiative (RBI) cell site, expanding 3G and 4G mobile coverage to the Reikorangi area. The government's RBI programme aims to expand network across in rural areas. Spark has located its equipment on all the government's RBI sites where it didn't already have mobile coverage, and has plans to co-locate on a further 16 RBI sites by the end of 2016, taking the total to 116.

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Companies: Spark
Countries: New Zealand
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