Europe On Verge Of UMTS Trials

Vaughan, Allyson
September 2001
Wireless Week;9/17/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 38, p13
Trade Publication
Reports on the plan to begin the first trials of Universal Mobile Telecommunications Service, an approach to standardization for third-generation cellular systems, in Europe. Plans of Manx Telecom to start trials on the Isle of Man; Partnership of Manx Telecom and Monaco Telecom with Siemens AG.


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