Ericsson to expand MTS’ GSM/GPRS network in six regions

27 May 2005

Mobile TeleSystems has awarded Ericsson a USD150 million contract to expand its GSM/GPRS network capacity in six regions. Ericsson will deliver switching and radio equipment to increase network capacity and coverage in the Krasnodar region, Tatarstan, Bashkortostan, Siberia, and in Vladivistok and Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk in the far east of the country. Delivery is already underway and work will be completed by the end of the year.

Russia, Mobile TeleSystems (MTS)