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Telephone code change in Moscow on 1 December.
Telephone geographic code of Moscow will be changed from 095 to 495 on 1 December 2005.
According to the PRIME-TASS, this change will be made according to the order of the Ministry of 3 August 2005 N95 В«To change the consolidation of codes of geographically defined areas numbering codes and geographical areas numbering neopredelyaemyhВ».
In accordance with the order, the geographic area code (code ABC), the Moscow region will be changed from 096 to 496, a code of FAA Kursk region - from 071 to 471. Will be made to change the codes of some other regions.
In addition, the numbering of network operators, working in negeograficheskom code of 097, is transferred to the codes of the geographic zones of RF.
On 1 December 2005 to 31 January 2006 will operate both the code - the old and new.