Virgin Mobile USA 8-K 2009
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Current Report Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 7, 2009
Virgin Mobile USA, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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On April 7, 2009, the Company and Sprint Nextel entered into the Ninth Amendment (the Ninth Amendment) to the PCS Services Agreement. Under the terms of the Ninth Amendment, the Company will pay fixed, lower rates for domestic network usage for each minute of use each month exceeding a base amount, effective April 1, 2009. Beginning January 1, 2010, VMU will pay a fixed rate for messages, regardless of volume, but will no longer be eligible to receive a discount for messaging rates in 2010 based on aggregate payments for all usage during 2009. The Company will be eligible to receive a discount to existing rates for data services relative to aggregate payments for all usage during 2009. The Ninth Amendment is attached hereto as Exhibit 10.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Certain portions of the Amendment remain omitted in accordance with a request for confidential treatment that the Company has submitted to the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, hereunto duly authorized.