FCC could sink offshore network

Brannon, Keith
September 2000
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);09/18/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 13, p1
Reports on the Petroleum Communications Inc.'s (PetroCom) shut down of a multimillion-dollar wireless network in the Gulf of Mexico following a dispute with the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Issue of contention with the FCC; PetroCom's efforts to appeal the FCC decision; Implications of the shut down of the local loop on PetroCom's wireless operations.


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