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UTS shuts down Sint Maarten 2G network after hurricane damage

Wednesday 27 September 2017 | 11:04 CET | News
Sint Maarten operator United Telecommunication Services (UTS) has announced that it's shutting down its 2G network for good after it was damaged by Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Maria earlier this month. Key components of the company's 2G-based network were severely affected by the Category 5 storms, accelerating its decision to switch off the outdated technology. All customers have now been invited to contact the company for a new SIM card if required, as it migrates them to its 3G and 4G networks.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: UTS
Countries: Caribbean / Netherlands Antilles
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