Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network Expands In The Altoona, Pennsylvania Area On
ALTOONA, Pa., Dec. 18, 2012
ALTOONA, Pa., Dec. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
WHO: Verizon Wireless, operator of the nation's largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G
Verizon Wireless' 4G LTE network is expanding in the Altoona area on Dec. 20. Verizon Wireless
WHAT: customers in more portions of Blair and Huntingdon counties will be able to experience the
speed and capabilities offered by the nation's largest 4G LTE network when the company expands
the service on Thursday.
WHERE: South of Altoona in Claysburg and Roaring Spring Borough; and, east of Altoona in Williamsburg
Borough and McConnellstown.
For street-level detail of coverage and more, please visit www.verizonwireless.com/4GLTE.
WHEN: Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012
Two years after its launch, the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network offers more 4G LTE coverage
BACKGROUND: than all other competitors' networks combined, with coverage currently available to more than
250 million people throughout the United States. On Thursday, Dec. 20, the network will expand
to offer 4G LTE service in more than 470 markets throughout the country.
"With our 4G LTE network, customers can take advantage of the speeds offered by our 4G LTE
devices and the innovative solutions that leverage 4G LTE technology to enhance connectivity,"
said Mark Frazier, president-Ohio/Pennsylvania/West Virginia,Verizon Wireless. "We will
continue aggressively expanding and enhancing our 4G LTE network in Pennsylvania and across the
country to provide our customers with the best wireless experience possible."
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About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation's largest 4G LTE network and largest,
most reliable 3G network. The company serves nearly 96 million retail
customers, including 90.4 million retail postpaid customers. Headquartered in
Basking Ridge, N.J., with more than 75,000 employees nationwide, Verizon
Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and
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