TITLE

E911 update

AUTHOR(S)
Krauss, Jeffrey
PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
CED;Sep2004, Vol. 30 Issue 9, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the implementation of E911 location technology by the cellular phone industry in the United States. Need of a handset with circuitry that receives signals from the constellation of Global Positioning Satellites; Importance of time difference of arrival; Federal Communication Commission's imposition of Consent Decrees on the major wireless carriers; Use of Public Safety Answering Points that are receiving and processing the location information.
ACCESSION #
14352693

 

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