April 26, 2017

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – APRIL 26, 2017 Sprint (NYSE: S) apologizes to its customers in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands who were without wireless service for several hours on Tuesday due to a fiber cut from another company. To thank customers for their patience for this interruption, the company will provide the affected customers with a $5 bill credit.
 
“We’re sorry that our customers experienced network issues yesterday,” said Marcelo Claure, Sprint CEO.  “Although the situation was out of our control, we worked as quickly as possible to restore service. When these things happen, we want to take care of our customers and thank them for choosing Sprint.”

About Sprint
Sprint (NYSE: S) is a communications services company that creates more and better ways to connect its customers to the things they care about most. Sprint served 59.5 million connections as of Dec. 31, 2016 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; leading no-contract brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. Sprint has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America for the past five years. You can learn more and visit Sprint at www.sprint.com or www.facebook.com/sprint and www.twitter.com/sprint.

Acerca de Sprint
Sprint (NYSE: S) es una empresa de servicios de comunicaciones que ofrece más y mejores formas de conectar a sus clientes con las cosas que más les interesan. Hasta el 31 de diciembre de 2016, Sprint ha prestado servicio a más de 59.5 millones de conexiones. Sprint es ampliamente reconocida por desarrollar, diseñar y utilizar tecnologías innovadoras (como el primer servicio móvil 4G de un proveedor nacional de telefonía en Estados Unidos), superando a marcas de teléfono móvil sin contratos (como Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile y Assurance Wireless), por contar con la capacidad del servicio “oprime y habla” de forma instantánea a nivel nacional e internacional, y por proporcionar su red troncal de Internet global de Nivel 1. Sprint ha sido incluida en el Índice de Sostenibilidad Dow Jones (DJSI) de América del Norte durante los últimos cinco años. Para más información general y sobre Sprint, visita sprint.com/espanol, o facebook.com/SprintPR y twitter.com/Sprint_PR.