FCC Consensus Plan Obstacles Fall

December 2004
Fire Chief;Dec2004, Vol. 48 Issue 12, p14
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Reports on the positive reaction of public safety groups to announcements increasing the likelihood that the United States Federal Communication Commission order requiring Nextel to clear the 800 megaHertz band to stop interference in public safety communications would be implemented in 2005. Nextel competitor Verizon's announcement that it would drop legal challenges to the FCC's order; Action from the FCC anticipated by the International Association of Fire Chiefs and other public safety groups.


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