TITLE

Wireless Flyers Enticed By Sprint

AUTHOR(S)
Lopez, Ed
PUB. DATE
August 1999
SOURCE
Wireless Week;08/30/99, Vol. 5 Issue 35, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the promotion initiated by Sprint PCS for its Wireless Web service in association with the WorldPerks frequent-flyer miles program of Northwest Airlines. Comments from Jay Highley, vice president of Sprint's business customer unit; Travellers that are seen as prime candidates for the Wireless Web service of Sprint.
ACCESSION #
2222826

 

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