March 21, 2007

RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 21, 2007--Sprint Nextel (NYSE: S) Chief Financial Officer Paul Saleh will speak at the Bank of America 2007 Media, Telecommunications and Entertainment Conference on Thursday, March 29, at 8 a.m. EDT in New York City. The conference is being held at the New York Palace Hotel.

A live audio webcast of this session may be accessed via Sprint’s website on the day of the event at A replay of the webcast will be available shortly after the actual presentation. A link to the replay will remain available at this site until April 13, 2007.

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Sprint Nextel offers a comprehensive range of wireless and wireline communications services bringing the freedom of mobility to consumers, businesses and government users. Sprint Nextel is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including two robust wireless networks serving 53.1 million customers at the end of 2006; industry-leading mobile data services; instant national and international walkie-talkie capabilities; and an award-winning and global Tier 1 Internet backbone. For more information, visit

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