Azercell’s 2006 expansion targets met

15 Jan 2007

Azerbaijani cellco Azercell, which according to TeleGeography’s GlobalComms database had 2.15 million subscribers at the end of September 2006 and a 79% market share, has said that its plans to extend its network coverage last year had been achieved. The operator installed 30 base transmitter stations (BTS) during December, taking the total for the year to 328. The Azercell network at the start of 2007 consisted of two home location registers, 13 BTS controllers, 16 switching centres and 1,078 BTSs.

Azerbaijan, Azercell