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Copper Valley jumps on Verizon rural LTE bandwagon (Service in 2013) #Cordova #Valdez #4G #700mhz

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20 Jun 2012
United States
Copper Valley Telecom, a regional telecoms operator serving customers within a 15,000 square mile region of south-central Alaska, has announced that it has entered into an agreement with Verizon Wireless to participate in the mobile giant’s ‘Long Term Evolution (LTE) in Rural America’ programme. As previously reported by TeleGeography’s CommsUpdate, through the initiative, Verizon plans to lease pockets of its 700MHz spectrum..... http://www.telegeography.com/products/commsupdate/articles/2012/06/20/copper-valley-jumps-on-verizon-rural-lte-bandwagon-alaska-set-for-lte-by-end-2013/

More > http://www.cvinternet.net/Pages/Wireless/4GLTE.php > .........Dengel added that Copper Valley customers will have access to Verizon Wireless' 4G LTE network throughout the United States. The agreement includes a roaming partnership between the two companies, which means that Copper Valley customers will enjoy the benefits of 4G LTE service at home and also when they travel. In addition, customers of Verizon Wireless and other participants in the LTE in Rural America program will be able to access Copper Valley's 4G LTE network in Alaska.


More > Verizon: LTE in Rural America > http://aboutus.verizonwireless.com/rural/Overview.html

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