TITLE

Globalstar to install phones on South American buses

PUB. DATE
November 2000
SOURCE
RCR Wireless News;11/20/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 47, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Globalstar Communications Ltd. is planning to install mobile phones on inner-city buses in South America.
ACCESSION #
3872861

 

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