Airspan Networks has been awarded a nationwide WiMAX deployment contract to supply the Jordanian carrier Umniah, a subsidiary of the Batelco Group, with fixed and mobile WiMAX solutions. Umniah is developing a nationwide network to provide fixed and mobile WiMAX services to commercial and residential customers. Under the terms of the deal Airspan will supply its HiperMAX base stations, EasyST indoor and ProST outdoor subscriber terminals. Umniah will use the new network to launch its voice, data and high speed internet service over its existing wireless network. Airspan’s WiMAX solution will enable Umniah to offer a bundle of voice and data services, with the addition of mobile WiMAX by software upgrade from the same platform.