The company was established in 2006. Tušmobil gained its mobile license when US-based Western Wireless International (Vega) shut down its network at the end of May 2006. In March 2007 Tušmobil selected Nokia as its global system for mobile (GSM)/ enhanced data rates for global evolution (EDGE) core and radio network supplier. Tušmobil officially started operations in the 31st October 2007. In 2008 it also acquired a UMTS license. Tušmobil has commercially launched UMTS 900 in July 2010. They upgraded their network to support HSPA+ in November 2010.