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18:22 | May 15 | 2013

Over 340 settlements of Yakutia use cell communications

Of January 1 this year, 321 settlements (88.8 % of population) of the Republic are covered with cellular communication.

In 2012 198 base stations were constructed: “MTS” JSC (75 stations), “Megaphone” JSC (22 stations), “VympelComminications” JSC (101 stations).

In 2013 (January-April) base stations were installed in 44 settlements. The total number of settlements covered by cellular communication amounted to 345 units. About 1.258 thousand mobile users were registered in networks of cell communication.