VivaCell-MTS targets Feb 2011 for full commercial LTE launch

20 Dec 2010

According to local press reports, Armenian cellco VivaCell-MTS has launched its LTE network today on a ‘test-commercial basis’. The operator plans a full commercial launch in February starting in Yerevan before being expanded to Armenia’s regions. VivaCell-MTS paid AMD990 million (USD2.7 million) for a 4G concession in November. Meanwhile, fellow operator Armentel is said to be in discussions with the Public Services Regulatory Commission of Armenia as it seeks to secure a 4G concession.

Armenia, MTS Armenia (Viva-MTS)