ArmenTel (Beeline) extends 2G, 3G coverage in Yerevan and six regions

6 Jun 2014

Russian-owned Armenian fixed and mobile operator ArmenTel, trading as Beeline, has announced its latest 2G and 3G network expansions, improving service coverage in the capital Yerevan and six provinces. In its statement, ArmenTel says it has installed new 3G-enabled base transceiver stations (BTS) in the areas of: Panik, in the northern province of Shirak; Drakhtik in Gegharkunik province; Hovtashat in Ararat province); Shvanidzor in Syunik province; Arinj and Aghavnadzor in Kotayk region; and Proshian, Katnaghbyur, Karbi and Arteni in Aragatsotn region. Moreover, the cellco has increased 2G (GSM) coverage via new BTS in Yerevan, Gavar, Martuni and Jermuk, as well as in Hovtashat (Ararat region), and Shvanidzor (Syunik). Only last month, ArmenTel expanded it third-generation network by installing new BTS in the regions of Armavir and Kotayk.