Non-terrestrial communications: Bigger and better backup

Roberts, Mary Rose
December 2007
Mobile Radio Technology;Dec2007, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p60
Trade Publication
The article reports on the increasing used of non-terrestrial communications devices in the U.S. According to the author, vendors are creating non-terrestrial systems as a qualified backup strategy to assist public-safety communications during emergence situations or network congestions. As a result of the increasing demand in the new communication technology many wireless companies and administrative agencies have created and use the technology to support their operations.


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