|[May 02, 2012]
Boingo Expands European Hotspots via New Partner Networks
LOS ANGELES --(Business Wire)--
Boingo Wireless (News - Alert), Inc. (NASDAQ: WIFI), the Wi-Fi industry's leading
provider of software and services worldwide, today announced network
access agreements with five operators, providing new hotspots in Norway,
Denmark, the United Kingdom, the Balkans and Malta. The new agreements
add more than 1,500 new locations to Boingo's global network of more
than 400,000 hotspots.
In the Nordic region, Boingo expanded its network by more than 1,000
hotspots through agreements with two leading operators, TDC and the
Telenor (News - Alert) Group. Boingo's agreement with TDC, the leading Danish provider
of telecommunications solutions, gives customers access to 800 hotspots
at hotels, coffee shops and train stations across the country. The
agreement with Norway's Telenor Group, one of the world's major mobile
operators, includes Wi-Fi Internet access to an additional 200 hotspots
at popular hotels and other locations in the region.
Boingo is further enhancing its network of available hotspots in the
United Kingdom through an agreement with Airangel, the U.K.'s leading
provider of guest Internet access solutions. Boingo customers can now
access Wi-Fi via Airangel's 130 hotel, retail and sporting venues.
Airangel hotel partners include Radisson Blu, Holiday Inn and De Vere,
with more than 16,000 rooms covered in the region.
Boingo adds coverage in the Balkans via leading Macedonian operator Sun
Wireless. The agreement provides access to Sun Wireless' expanding
network of more than 350 hotspots in 10 cities throughout the country,
including widespread coverage in Macedonia's capital city of Skopje, the
country's two main airports, and a host of hotels and restaurants
The company is also introducing coverage in Malta, the popular
international vacation destination. Via an agreement with Sky Telecom,
Boingo users will have access to more than 50 hotspot locations at
hotels and coffee shops throughout the island nation.
"Roaming charges and new data plan limits can make connecting while
traveling internationally a costly proposition," said Bjorn Thorngren,
director of EMEA for Boingo Wireless. "Our new agreements with these
leading operators give our users additional flexiblity as they travel
the globe, and allow our platform service partners to offer their
subscribers access to a rapidly expanding Wi-Fi network in diverse
business and tourist hubs worldwide."
Boingo offers a variety of Wi-Fi access plans to serve international
business or leisure travelers, including Boingo
Global, offering access to Boingo hotspots worldwide; Boingo
Europe Plus, providing access to more than 200,000 hotspots
throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa; and Boingo
U.K. and Ireland. Hourly and daily access passes are also available
About Boingo Wireless
Boingo Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ: WIFI), the world's leading Wi-Fi software
and services provider, makes it easy, convenient and cost-effective for
people to enjoy Wi-Fi access on their laptop or mobile device at more
than 400,000 hotspots worldwide. With a single account, Boingo users can
access the mobile Internet via Boingo Network locations that include the
top airports around the world, major hotel chains, cafés and coffee
shops, restaurants, convention centers and metropolitan hot zones.
Boingo and its Concourse Communications Group subsidiary operate wired
and wireless networks at large-scale venues worldwide such as airports,
major sporting arenas, malls, and convention centers, as well as quick
serve restaurants. For more information about Boingo, please visit http://www.boingo.com.
Boingo, Boingo Wireless, the Boingo Wireless Logo and Don't Just Go.
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