FirstNet is serving more than 7,000 agencies and 570,000 subscribers—both increases of about 33% compared to three months ago—and the scheduled buildout of the nationwide public-safety broadband network (NPSBN) was 53% as of the end of March, officials for FirstNet contractor AT&T said today.
SOURCE: Urgent Communications
DATE: April 25, 2019
“Our FirstNet build has now passed the halfway mark and is running well ahead of schedule,” AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson said during the carrier’s first-quarter earnings call. “We now have more than 7,000 agencies signed up across the country, with more than 570,000 subscribers—and those numbers are growing.”