NTT DOCOMO Extends Xi LTE Service to Mt. Fuji World Heritage Sit

NTT DOCOMO Extends Xi LTE Service to Mt. Fuji World Heritage Site 
Tokyo, July 11, 2013 - (JCN Newswire) -  NTT DOCOMO, INC., a personalized
mobile solutions provider for smarter living, announced today that it has begun
providing XiTM LTE service in the Mt. Fuji area, now a World Heritage site,
including the iconic mountain's 3,776-meter summit, trail entrances,
climbing paths and mountainside cabins. Service will be available until the end
of the official Mt. Fuji climbing season in late August. 
DOCOMO's FOMATM 3G service in the Mt. Fuji area, which began in 2005,
will continue to be available during climbing season. 
The specific areas where Xi LTE service is available are the entrances,
walking paths and cabins of the Yoshida, Subashiri, Gotemba and Fujinomiya
trails, as well as the summit. 
DOCOMO first provided mobile coverage in the Mt. Fuji area in 1999 with its
movaTM 2G service, which was discontinued in March 2012. 
Going forward, DOCOMO will continue to steadily broaden coverage areas of its
LTE service and improve LTE network quality for the enhanced convenience of
* Xi, FOMA and mova are trademarks of NTT DOCOMO, INC.
* Xi and FOMA are only available to subscribers in Japan. 
NTT DOCOMO is a world-leading mobile operator and growing provider of
comprehensive services centered on mobility. The company serves over 60 million
customers in Japan via advanced wireless networks, including a nationwide 3G
network and one of the world's first commercial LTE networks. Leveraging
its unique capabilities as a mobile operator, DOCOMO is a leading developer of
cutting-edge technologies for NFC mobile payments, mobile GPS, mobile TV,
intuitive mobile assistance, environmental monitoring, smart grids and much
more. Overseas, the company provides technical and operational expertise to
eight mobile operators and other partner companies. NTT DOCOMO is listed on the
Tokyo (9437), London (NDCM) and New York (DCM) stock exchanges. Please visit for more information. 
Eijun Tanaka or So Hiroki
International PR
Public Relations Department
Tel: +81-3-5156-1366
Fax: +81-3-5501-3408
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