Kurz, Phil
June 2007
Broadcast Engineering;Jun2007, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p84
Trade Publication
The article reports developments related to electronic news gathering (ENG) in the U.S. It is stated that broadcasters are starting to recognize the urgency regarding the 2GHZ BAS relocation. Sprint Nextel has filed a progress report with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) urging 12 to 24 month extension of the September 2007 deadline to complete the project. The 2GHZ TV BAS relocation project is likely to remain the biggest ENG concern because so many people depended on its success.


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