Nextel wins at 900 MHZ by picking up Arch spectrum

Dano, Mike
January 2001
RCR Wireless News;1/29/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p9
Trade Publication
Announces Nextel Communications Inc.'s purchase of the 900 MHz Specialized Mobile Radio licenses inherited by Arch Wireless Inc. from Paging Network Inc. when it merged with PageNet.


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