SkyLink expands

20 Dec 2006

The Russian CDMA450 operator SkyLink has launched a network in the Ryazan region. The network has an initial capacity for 10,000 users and incorporates seven base stations in the cities of Ryazan, Rybnoye and Kasimov. The cellco plans to expand the system to 18 base stations by the middle of next year, Prime Tass reports. SkyLink is 50%-owned by Russian group AFK Sistema and expects to have almost 500,000 subscribers nationwide by the end of this year.

Russia, SkyLink