MTS launches LTE-Advanced in Smolensk

Russia —

Russian mobile operator MTS has launched its LTE-Advanced network in the Smolensk region.

MTS is currently offering its LTE-Advanced services in the town of Gagarin. The operator launched LTE services over the 1,800 MHz band there and aggregated it with the 2,600 MHz band, earlier used for LTE services in the region.

LTE services are currently available in the city of Smolensk, as well as towns of Demidov, Velizh, Drogobuzh, Yelnya, Kardymovo, Krasny, Gusino and others.