Jersey & Guernsey Airtel to launch as Airtel-Vodafone

2 May 2007

Jersey Airtel and Guernsey Airtel, both wholly owned subsidiaries of the Bharti Group, have announced they will launch mobile services on the islands of Jersey and Guernsey under the brand name Airtel-Vodafone, after signing partnership agreements with Vodafone. Customers of Airtel-Vodafone will be able to benefit from a range of Vodafone services, tailored to the needs of Channel Islands customers, both at home and across the world, including a simple roaming price plan. Airtel-Vodafone services will also include a mobile multimedia service, a straightforward voice and data package (Vodafone Simply) and the Vodafone Mobile Connect Card for laptops which enables high speed wireless internet access.