Deploying telecom services in rural markets continues to present challenges. These include site acquisition, backhaul strategies, and developing robust operating plans to support multiple, remote cell towers. When combined with high fuel costs, increasing pressure for “green” solutions, the impact of cell antenna radiation, and the scattered customer base it is nearly impossible to deliver profitable services. Despite multiple obstacles, expansion in rural markets is one of the greatest growth opportunities for the modern telecom industry.
Telecom carriers can provide unparalleled services to rural customers with Altaeros’ autonomous tethered airborne platforms by:
At heights above 200m, a single installation provides an effective coverage area that would require 10 to 20 traditional GBTs. This enormous consolidation of infrastructure translates into savings for Altaeros’ customers. The key benefits include:
To learn more about how Altaeros can help enhance your mobile coverage, contact us today at firstname.lastname@example.org.