TITLE

FCC GRANTS 4.9 GHZ FIXED APPLICATIONS WITH PRIMARY STATUS

AUTHOR(S)
JACKSON, DONNY
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Urgent Communications;May2009, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article announces the order of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) which grants primary status to fixed 4.9 gigahertz (GHz) band links. These links were given secondary status that made public-safety communications officials worry of using networks in the band for mission-critical applications. Comments from Gregory Henderson, director of wireless broadband products and technology for Tyco Electronics Wireless Systems, are offered. The approval of a notice of inquiry by FCC to open a proceeding for a national broadband plan is noted.
ACCESSION #
39790768

 

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