January 26, 2015 8:18 PM ET

Wireless Telecommunication Services

Company Overview of Nextel Communications, Inc.

Company Overview

Nextel Communications, Inc. provides wireless communications services. It offers digital cellular, digital walkie-talkie, messaging, and wireless data services. The company serves various industries, such as computer services, construction and building, education, field services, financial services, government/public sector, healthcare, hospitality services, insurance, manufacturing, professional services, public safety, real estate, retail, transportation and distribution, and utilities through its stores, telesales, authorized dealers and retailers, and Web sales. Nextel Communications, Inc. was formerly known as Fleet Call, Inc. and changed its name to Nextel Communications, Inc. in March...

12502 Sunrise Valley Drive

Reston, VA 20191-3438

United States

Founded in 1987

19,000 Employees





Key Executives for Nextel Communications, Inc.

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Nextel Communications, Inc. Key Developments

AT&T Eyes Nextel's Mexican Assets

AT&T, Inc. (NYSE:T) is interested in exploring the acquisition of the Nextel's Mexican assetsCommunications, Inc., Randall Stephenson, AT&T Chief Executive Officer said.

Nextel Will Not Participate In LTE Spectrum Auctions

Nextel Communications, Inc. will not participate in the LTE spectrum auctions, however, Nextel may bid later for regional frequencies if they go unsold, or for 1.8GHz blocks in the Sao Paolo metro area, due to be sold next year.

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