Archive of: Telecom

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December Issue 2 2014

GCI buys ACS wireless business

Alaska Communications System Group Inc., has agreed to sell its wireless subscriber business to General Communications Inc. for $300 million in cash. Alaska Communications will also sell its 33 percent share of the Alaska Wireless Network to GCI.

June Issue 1 2014

Verizon to launch voice coverage this fall

A year after Verizon Wireless launched data service in Alaska, it is readying its network to add voice coverage and preparing to enter the retail market with its own stores.