Friday, May 24, 2013

Telstra Activates 1500th 4G base station

Telstra turned on its 1,500th LTE base station. The network is expected to cover 2/3's of Australia's population by the end of June.  The company said it is deploying "dozens" of new base stations each week.

Telstra’s 4G milestones:

  • activating its first 4G site in May 2011;
  • activating its 1000th 4G site in May 2012; and,
  • activating its 1500th 4G site in May 2013.