HELENA, MT — Verizon Wireless customers in more places in Montana can now experience the speed and capabilities offered by its 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network. The company official expands coverage to include the Great Falls metropolitan area including Great Falls College MSU, University of Great Falls, Holiday Village Mall, Malmstrom Air Force Base and the C.M Russell Museum. Coverage further extends along I-15 to include the Great Falls International Airport and along Hwy 87 to include Black Eagle.
Verizon Wireless has previously launched 4G LTE service in the Treasure State to include Billings, Bozeman, Butte, Helena, Kalispell, Missoula and other locations.
The Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network is changing the way people and businesses communicate, enabling customers to wirelessly connect with innovative new solutions in healthcare, entertainment, education and more.
Already the largest commercial 4G LTE network in the nation, the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network is now available in 486 markets reaching more than 273 million people – nearly 89 percent of the U.S population. By the end of 2013, the Verizon 4G LTE footprint will completely cover the area served today by its 3G network.
Verizon Wireless customers can also take advantage of HomeFusion® Broadband, a solution that leverages the power and speed of the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network to deliver high-speed, in-home Internet access for residential broadband, particularly where Internet options are limited or are not currently available.
Visit www.verizonwireless.com/lte for more information about the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network and a list of current markets. For more information on solutions powered by Verizon, visit www.verizon.com/powerfulanswers.
About Verizon WirelessVerizon Wireless operates the nation’s largest 4G LTE network and largest, most reliable 3G network. The company serves 98.2 million retail customers, including 92.5 million retail postpaid customers. Headquartered in Basking Ridge, N.J., with more than 73,000 employees nationwide, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD). For more information, visit www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.