Sprint terminates LightSquared spectrum hosting agreement

Friday 16 March 2012 | 16:33 CET | News
Sprint Nextel has confirmed that it has decided to terminate its spectrum hosting agreement with LightSquared, originally signed in June 2011. Under the terms of the agreement, Sprint agreed to deploy and operate an LTE network capable of using the 1.6 GHz spectrum licensed to or available to LightSquared. Sprint said it continued to support LightSquared's business plans and recognised the company's efforts to find a resolution to the interference issues impacting its ability to offer service on the 1.6 GHz spectrum. It added that it remained open to considering future spectrum hosting

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Companies: LightSquared / Nextel
Countries: United States
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