Brown, Karen
February 2005
Wireless Week;2/2/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p6
Trade Publication
Focuses on initiatives of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to redistribute the existing 4 megahertz commercial air-to-ground communications spectrum and consider relaxing the ban on cellphone usage aboard airliners. Options offered by FCC for divvying up the spectrum; Optimism of Airfone, the original licensee of 1 megahertz in the industry, on winning the spectrum auction; Systems for cellular connections to passengers which were approved for use in aircraft. INSET: How Cell Phones Interfere Far From Clear.


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