Sprint Enhances Networks, Expands Coverage Throughout North Carolina Sprint Customers Benefit: 148 New Sites In North Carolina CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 23, 2008--Sprint (NYSE:S) customers throughout North Carolina can now enjoy the benefits of SprintSpeed(TM) from even more places in the state. During 2007, Sprint added 148 new cell sites to its Nationwide Sprint Network and Nextel National Network. Sprint customers can take advantage of the recent enhancements throughout the following areas: Charlotte market - 49 new cell sites Raleigh, Durham and Fayetteville markets - 60 new cell sites Winston Salem, Greensboro markets - 27 new cell sites Myrtle Beach - 12 new cell sites "Sprint is constantly working to enhance and expand its networks throughout North Carolina and the country," said Carolyn Rehling, area vice president for Sprint. "Sprint offers customers the largest voice calling area, largest mobile broadband network and the world's fastest and largest push-to-talk network. This gives our customers the ability and tools they need to stay in touch with their family, friends and business associates." Nationally during 2007, Sprint expects to add more than 4,000 cell sites to the Nationwide Sprint Network and Nextel National Network. Both networks are currently performing at their best-ever levels, which means fewer blocked or dropped calls, translating to better connections for customers.