Verizon Purchases PCS Licenses, Launches Mobile Net Access

February 2001
Wireless Week;02/26/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 9, p12
Trade Publication
Reports on the acquisition of PCS licenses by Verizon Wireless from Alltel Corp that will cover several areas in the United States. Benefits of the acquired licenses to Verizon; Launch of the Mobile IP Internet Access by Verizon; Cost of the service.


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