February 26, 2007

RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 26, 2007--Sprint Nextel (NYSE:S) Chief Financial Officer Paul Saleh will speak at the Raymond James & Associates 28th Annual Institutional Investors Conference on Monday, March 5 at 9:50 a.m. EST The conference is being held at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress in Orlando, Fla.

A live audio webcast of this session may be accessed via Sprint’s website on the day of the event at www.sprint.com/investors. A replay of the Raymond James presentation will be available starting one hour after the actual presentation. A link to the replay will remain available at this site until April 1, 2007.

About Sprint Nextel

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 www.sprint.com.

CONTACT: Sprint Nextel
Media Contact:
James Fisher, 703-433-8677
Investor Contact:
Kurt Fawkes, 800-259-3755

SOURCE: Sprint Nextel