Movistar to shut down AMPS/TDMA network on 31 March

19 Feb 2008

Ecuadorian mobile operator Movistar plans to shut down its AMPS/TDMA network on 31 March, writes BNamericas citing a statement from the telecoms watchdog Suptel. Suptel has asked the operator for the full shutdown schedule to ensure the process is conducted in a controlled manner. Movistar is currently in the process of migrating its last remaining TDMA customers over to its GSM platform.

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