Start-up Extend America brings Nextel service to rural markets

Meyer, Dan
July 2003
RCR Wireless News;7/14/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 28, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on the wireless service license agreement between Extend America Inc. and Nextel Communications Inc. in July 2003. Terms of the agreement; States in which Extend America will launch Nextel wireless services; Significance of the agreement to Extend America.


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