Ericsson chosen by Airtel Zambia for network transformation
* Airtel Zambia chooses Ericsson for radio access network upgrade
* Ericsson to transform 2G sites, swap out existing 3G sites
* New radio system will enhance the subscriber experience and strengthen Airtel’s market leadership in the country
Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has extended its partnership with Airtel Zambia, headquartered in Lusaka, Zambia, with a new contract covering the transformation of Airtel’s radio access network (RAN) infrastructure in every major region of Zambia. This extended partnership will both optimize the subscriber experience and strengthen Airtel’s market leadership in the country.