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Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Mobile Networks on Cruise Ships

January 2, 2008

Maritime Communications Partner AS (MCP), fully owned by Telenor ASA (TELNY), has signed a contract to install and operate the cellular network onboard all ships in Princess Cruises, Cunard Lines and P&O Cruises Australia's fleet. The agreement covers 21 ships at the signing of the contract. The fleet of cruise ships has a total passenger capacity of approximately 45,000 people, as well as a crew of 20,000. The MCP service will allow everyone onboard to use their own mobile phones when sailing on the high seas.


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