Phoenix operator replaces, restores and launches 1,100 base stations since 2015

November 30, 2018 14:04

Donetsk, Nov 30 – DAN. Phoenix mobile network has replaced, restored and launched nearly 1,100 base stations to improve quality of services, the DPR Ministry of Communications said.

“State company Republican Mobile Operator is constantly improving the network. It has replaced, restored and launched 832 base stations of 2G, 196 of 3G and 64 of 4G standards.”

Another 15 base stations are to be replaces by the end of the year, 13 are to be launched and four – restored in Donetsk, Makeyevka, Gorlovka and Enakievo.
DPR’s first national mobile carrier covers the entire Republic’s territory. It was test-launched on 16 June 2015. Six weeks later, mobile subscriptions became available at 120 rubles ($2) at DPR post offices. Phoenix began to operate at full capacity in February 2016. One can top up the account balance in payment terminals, at post offices or by using a scratch card. *ot