Vivacell-MTS Installed 143 New Base Stations across Armenia Throughout 2013

Throughout the year 2013 VivaCell-MTS implemented network geographical expansion and modernization works across Armenia.

In frames of network expansion and modernization project, during 2013 VivaCell-MTS installed 143 new base stations across Armenia. The majority of the newly-installed base stations (103) were installed in rural communities, with the remaining 40 base stations installed in towns. In parallel, previously-installed and already functioning 122 base stations provided with additional capacities and upgraded to 3G.

Presently, 87% of the population of Armenia, including capital Yerevan, and the regions of Shirak, Lori, Aragatsotn, Kotayk, Tavush, and Gegharkunik, can enjoy services at speed up to 42.2 Mbp/s. The networks also cover the towns of Ararat, Armavir, Vayots Dzor and Syunik. VivaCell-MTS has the strongest network, with its 2G and 3G coverage available to more than 99% of the population of Armenia.

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