Beeline Launches LTE Network in Samara
Russian mobile operator Vimpelcom, working under the Beeline brand, has launched its LTE network in the Samara region. Services are now accessible in the city of Samara and surrounding agglomerations, including Volzhskiy, Kryazh, Mekhzavod, Upravlencheskiy, Petra-Dubrava and Stroykeramika. The operator’s LTE network also covers the railawy station, the Volga River port, as well as the Kurumoch airport, using the 2,600 MHz band. The network provides speeds of up to 70 Mbps, with average speed at 40-50 Mbps. The operator has opted to cover the most densely populated areas in Samara.