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NSN and Aircel ink US300M GSM rollout deal

NSN has announced a deal with Indian mobile network operator Aircel for the rollout and management of radio and core network and services in three circles, with the four-year contract understood to be worth in excess of US$300 million.

GTL to buy Aircels tower assets for US1.84B

India’s GTL Infrastructure today said it would take over the tower assets of Malayasian-controlled Indian mobile phone operator Aircel in a deal that is expected to herald consolidation in the country’s vast cellular tower sector, according to a Financial Times report.

Report: Maxis to invest US6B in India

Newly-listed Malaysian mobile group Maxis Communications is to pump billions of dollars into its Indian subsidiary, Aircel, over the next few years. The group is also understood to be looking to invest in fixed-line broadband infrastructure in its home market

Maxis Aircel eyes 50M subs by end-2010

TeleGeography reports that Indian operator Aircel is aiming to increase its subscriber base to 50 million by the end of next year. The operator, which had 25.7 million subscribers at end-September 2009, is also hoping to reach the 30 million mark by end-2009.

Maxis denies AT&T talks

Maxis today denied a media report that said AT&T is close to buying the Malaysian telco’s 74 percent stake in India’s Aircel, notes Dow Jones Newswires.

India’s Aircel to invest US5B in national coverage

Indian operator Aircel plans to double its subscriber base this year and invest US$5 billion in its network over the next three to five years, reports India’s Economic Times.

Maxis funds Aircel’s growth in India

Further news has emerged on Indian operator Aircel’s plans to expand its presence in the world’s second-largest mobile market, following reports earlier this week the company will invest US$5 billion in its network over the next three to five years.

Report: Aircel in talks to acquire Loop Mobile

Indian mobile operator Aircel Cellular is reportedly in talks to acquire Loop Mobile, the Mumbai-focused regional operator, writes India’s Economic Times.

Aircel, Datacom sign US400M tower sharing deal

Indian mobile network operator Aircel has inked a US$400 million deal with Datacom Solutions that will see the latter gain access to around 5,000 of Aircel’s 15,000 towers, Dow Jones Newswires reports, notes TeleGeography