Airfone Goes MIA in Air-to-Ground Auction

Rockwell, Mark
June 2006
Wireless Week;6/15/2006, Vol. 12 Issue 13, p14
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the refusal of Verizon Airfone to acquire the 800 Megahertz air-to-ground spectrum in an auction by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission. The company's spokeswoman Julie Baron declined to state the reason for the decision. The air-to-ground spectrum offers an enhanced and possibly more competitive alternative to emerging satellite-based in-flight passenger communications services.


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