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MTEL's Destineer Corp. demonstrates two-way messaging technology to financial analysts.

JACKSON, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 19, 1995--Destineer Corp., a subsidiary of Mobile Telecommunication Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ NASDAQ
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), today announced that it successfully conducted the first hands-on demonstration of its two-way wireless messaging products and services as part of an analyst meeting held earlier today at Mtel's Jackson headquarters.

Analysts were given a demonstration of the Destineer network, by which information can be instantly exchanged via two-way messaging units, eliminating the need to respond to messages by a phone call. Destineer customers will also be able to communicate with personal computers and fax machines.

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"Mtel has always been first to market with the most innovative wireless messaging technologies," said Jai P. Bhagat, chairman and chief executive officer of Destineer Corp. and executive vice president of Mtel. "Today's demonstration is further evidence that no one in the industry has more experience and knowledge in building sophisticated, reliable wireless messaging systems than Mtel. With Destineer, we have set a new standard in wireless messaging, in response to the needs of our customers."

Destineer's nationwide narrowband personal communications services See PCS.  network is currently under construction in the United States United States, officially United States of America, republic (2005 est. pop. 295,734,000), 3,539,227 sq mi (9,166,598 sq km), North America. The United States is the world's third largest country in population and the fourth largest country in area. . Destineer's goal is for the network to be operational in the top 300 U.S. markets in the second half of 1995. The two-way service is currently being field tested by Mtel employees in Dallas.

Mtel, headquartered in Jackson, Miss., is engaged in businesses which include nationwide paging and voice messaging Using voice mail as an alternative to electronic mail, in which voice messages are intentionally recorded, not because the recipient was not available.  services in the United States provided through nationwide SkyTel Corp.; international messaging services provided through Mtel International; and Destineer Corp. a provider of two-way wireless messaging services expected to be operational in the United States in the second half of 1995.

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