Unitel chooses Alca-Lu for GSM/EDGE expansion

12 Feb 2008

Alcatel-Lucent yesterday announced that it has been selected by Angolan operator Unitel to expand and upgrade its mobile network with GSM/EDGE radio equipment. The contract, valued at approximately EUR20 million (USD29 million), covers the expansion of GSM capacity and deployment of EDGE technology in all regions covered by Unitel’s network. Work is due to be finished in July 2008. Unitel is the largest mobile operator in Angola with more than 3.3 million subscribers and coverage in all main cities.

Angola, Alcatel-Lucent, Unitel (Angola)