October 07, 2010

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (BUSINESS WIRE), October 07, 2010 - Sprint Nextel Corp. (NYSE:S) will release its financial results for the third quarter on Wednesday, Oct. 27. The results will be posted at www.sprint.com/investors at approximately 7 a.m. EDT. Sprint Nextel management will host a conference call at 8 a.m. EDT to discuss the results.

Sprint Nextel Conference Call Information

Date: Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010
Time: 8 a.m. EDT
Call-in Numbers:

Toll free: 800-938-1120 (US/Canada) –- ID Required: 11720738

International: 706-634-7849 –- ID Required: 11720738

Please plan on gaining access 10 minutes before the start of the call.

A simultaneous webcast will be available at www.sprint.com/investors. Please note that questions may only be submitted through the conference call option. Replays of the conference call will be available shortly afterward by calling 800-642-1687 and entering the code: 11720738.

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 served more than 48.1 million customers at the end of the second quarter of 2010 and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; offering industry-leading mobile data services, leading prepaid brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, Common Cents Mobile and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. With its customer-focused strategy, you can learn more and visit Sprint at www.sprint.com or www.facebook.com/sprint and www.twitter.com/sprint.


Investor Contact:
Yijing Brentano, 800-259-3755
Media Contact:
Cristi Allen, 913-315-1092