U.S. Carrier 3G Decisions Reflect Foresight

Smith, Brad
August 2002
Wireless Week;8/5/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 30, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on the impact of business and technical problems in Europe on U.S. wireless telecommunication operators with universal military training system. Plan of European Holdings to seek an extension on government deadlines to offer service nationally by the end of 2003; Decision of Hutchison Whampoa company to reiterate plans to launch its British 3G network; Information on Group 3G.


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