Nextel Launches International Direct Connect
May 4, 2004, 11:06 AM by (staff)
Nextel, NII Holdings, and TELUS Mobility today announced the availability of International Direct Connect(SM) walkie-talkie service. This service provides under-a-second digital walkie-talkie connections between the United States, Brazil, Argentina and Peru as well as between the United States and Canada. Nextel U.S. subscribers traveling in these countries can now also benefit from data services. Nextel and NII Holdings also plan to launch International Direct Connect service in Mexico this summer.