Qwest wireless biz boon to VZW, loss to Sprint

Carson, Phil
March 2008
RCR Wireless News;3/3/2008, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p25
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The article reports on the possibility for Qwest Communications International Inc. to take its 824,000 wireless subscribers from the network of Sprint Nextel Corp. to code-division multiple access rival Verizon Wireless in 2009 when its current mobile virtual network operator agreement expires, according to media reports. Such a move would give both Qwest and Verizon Wireless future growth opportunities. The loss of Qwest's business is seen by analysts as a blow to Sprint Nextel.


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