TITLE

VoiceStream Takes Big Bite, Swims With The Sharks

AUTHOR(S)
Bourrie, Sally Ruth
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Wireless Week;09/27/99, Vol. 5 Issue 39, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the planned acquisition of Aerial Communications company by VoiceStream Wireless Corp. Business plans of VoiceStream; Benefits of the acquisition for Aerial; Elements of the VoiceStream-Aerial acquisition.
ACCESSION #
2332882

 

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