Telekom Baltija contracts Nortel with a view to launching CDMA services in 2Q

16 Mar 2004

Latvian wireline operator Telekom Baltija has contracted Nortel Networks to deploy its CDMA2000 1X network, ready for trials in the second quarter of this year and a full commercial launch in 3Q 2004. Telekom Baltija received its mobile licence last October and will compete with the country’s established cellcos LMT and Tele2.