February 2001
Wireless Week;02/05/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 6, p5
Trade Publication
Presents news briefs in the wireless telecommunication industry as of February 5, 2001. Stiff price controls imposed by Oftel on British Telecommunications PLC; Contract awarded to Qwest Communications International Inc. to construct and support high-speed local area broadband networks to Arizona's public school districts; Operation of the TETRA network of Nokia.


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