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Aircel ties up with Astellia to provide quality network for 2G and 3G

Astellia has deployed its Nova suite for the optimization of Aircel's 2G and 3G radio access and core network resources. It allows Aircel to detect impediments that may cause network quality degradation and take promptly corrective actions, thereby ensuring the availability and efficiency of the network. Through this network optimization, Aircel will be able to further strengthen its OPEX and CAPEX strategies. Also read : Aircel Selects ZTE for deployment

Aircel offers new affordable international roaming packs, calls to US or Sri Lanka at just Rs. 5/min

In a bid to provide added convenience to overseas travellers and to break the clutter around high roaming charges, Aircel, one of the leading innovative mobile service providers in Indiahas launched new, highly affordable International Roaming packs for 10 countries – Singapore, Malaysia, USA, Thailand, UK, Hong Kong, Sri Lanka, Germany, Australia and Turkey. The new packs – priced at Rs. 149 for each country - offers up to 97% discount

Aircel to offer unlimited ad-free Music & HD Quality Music Videos and offline play

Aircel has partnered with Hungama to offer the premium Music App, Hungama-Pro; enabling customers to listen music and view full length HD quality music videos for free for the first two months. The Hungama application’s premium version, Hungama Pro, serves as a-one-stop destination for all music lovers, giving Aircel customers the exclusive free access to one of the biggest music libraries offering Indian, International and Regional music. The tie-up makes

Aircel hikes data tariff in Mumbai circle, other operators to follow suit?

Aircel has hiked its base data tariff in Mumbai circle from the previous 10p/10KB to 15P/10KB. This revision in the 2G tariff is currently implemented only in the Mumbai circle and the chances are that it might be done on a PAN India basis pretty soon. The rise in the tariff maybe be considered insignificant as most of us subscribe to a data pack wherein we can browse for a fraction

Aircel launches 3G experience zone in Chennai

Aircel has opened its exclusive store on the Poonamali High Road in Chennai. The store has an exclusive 3G experience zone with devices like tablets and smart-phones installed with Aircel SIM cards to give customers a firsthand experience of the quality of Aircel products with high 3G speeds. The store also has an automated token system for customer convenience with a capacity to service 16 customers at any point of

Aircel starts offering ‘Extra Credit Service’ across India

Aircel today announced the pan India availability and roll out of– “Extra Credit Service” with technology partner mCarbon, a leading mobile technology solution innovator. Aircel’s Extra Credit service will provide its users an instant loan of Rs 10 by dialing *414# or IVR dialing 12880 or through SMS LOAN to 55414, which can be availed when their balance drops below Rs 10. Anupam Vasudev, Chief Marketing Officer, Aircel, said “We

Aircel launches unlimited on-net calling from 5am to 5pm in Punjab

Aircel has launched a unique offering for its customers in Amritsar and Ludhiana, that will help them to make unlimited free calls on the Aircel network from 5am to 5pm. “This is the first such offer from any telecom service provider in the region,” the company claimed. “The offer was launched as an extension to Aircel’s highly cost-effective propositions, after a careful observation of the consumer demands in the market

Aircel hikes its 2G data tariff in Mumbai circle

Operators have started revising their data packs as a part of the ongoing tariff hike. Aircel has also hiked the tariff of some of its 2G data packs in Mumbai circle. Rs 148 data pack which used to offer a benefit of unlimited 2G FUP at 2GB is now limited and offers a benefit of 1.25GB only. Other packs were introduced as well and Rs 299 pack provides unlimited 2G

Aircel Launches 3G services in Mumbai, Starts Offering 1GB 3G at Rs. 195

Aircel today announced the launch of its 3G services in Mumbai. Mumbai is the third region where Aircel has launched its 3G services this year after Delhi and Rajasthan. To activate 3G data services, customers need to simply recharge by opting for a tariff plan from the range of best value for money products and services or buy an internet pack. The tariff plan will offer 3G data benefits, voice

Aircel launches consumer initiatives for football lovers in Kolkata

Aircel has announced a unique consumer initiative - ‘Fatafati Ride’ Contest with Atlético de Kolkata in West Bengal capital. The contest will give once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to the lucky winners to meet their favorite football team stars, share their experiences and spend a wonderful time travelling with the entire Atlético de Kolkata team in their very own caravan. Aircel launched this initiative especially for its customers in Kolkata and West Bengal

Aircel to get $1.1-billion loan from six international banks

The telecom company, owned by Malaysia's Maxis and the Reddys of Apollo Hospitals, Aircel will raise nearly $1.1 billion from a clutch of six international banks. The company will get money from six international banks like China Development Bank (CDB), owned by the Chinese government, Nordic Investment Bank and Swedbank AB, according to a media report.The company will use this money to refinance its existing debt. Chennai-based Aircel has permits