'Project 25' Gets FCC OK
- States can license spectrum in 700MHz band. // Mobile Radio Technology;Apr2001, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p68
Reports that the United States Federal Communications Commission has released a public notice alerting states of the ability to apply for a state license for public safety services in the allocated 700MHz band. Deadline for notifying the federal agency of a state's decision; Online processing...
- FCC adopts 800MHz NPRM. // Mobile Radio Technology;Apr2002, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p77
Reports the exploration of possible solutions to the 800MHz public safety interference problems of the Federal Communications Commission in the U.S. Nature of the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking; Solutions to the disruption of existing licensure structure; Provisions of the rules.
- FCC prepares to receive narrowbanding waivers. Jackson, Donny // Urgent Communications Exclusive Insight;1/3/2012, p3
The article reports that the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is expecting several licensees operating public-safety systems below 512 megahertz (MHz) to file waiver requests.
- FCC opening up the airwaves for public safety communications. Swope, Christopher // Governing;Jul98, Vol. 11 Issue 10, p56
Reports on the decision by the United States Federal Communications Commission to allocate 24 megahertz of radio spectrum for public safety services. Reasons for this move; Channels to be allocated for public safety services use.
- FCC picks Project 25 for 700MHz standard. // Mobile Radio Technology;Feb2001, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p54
Reports that the United States Federal Communications Commission has established a framework for allowing public safety officials to communicate with each other on designated channels in the 700MHz band. Voice standard for the 700MHz interoperability channels; Public Safety National...
- 4.9 GHz Band. Dortch, Marlene H. // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;8/1/2012, Vol. 77 Issue 148, p45503
The article presents the final rule issued by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission regarding the adoption of rule changes on the technical provisions of part 90 that pertains to public safety operations. It states that the changes will affect the 4.9 gigahertz (GHz) band, yet it will...
- Public Safety Could Get Unauctioned Paging Spectrum. // TelecomWeb News Digest;2/1/2006, p1
The article reports on a public notice regarding a petition to reallocate an unauctioned paging spectrum submitted by Icom America to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission as of February 2006. In June 2004, Icom America asked the agency to reallocate spectrum that went unsold in two...
- Radio Users Opt For A Devil They Know. Carlson, Caron // Wireless Week;01/24/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p10
Reports that public safety organizations are urging the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to maintain traditional wireless communications and frequency coordination for the guard bands. Technical requirements spelled out by FreeSpace Communications; Preference of public...
- Safety's Mantra: Spend Wisely. Kerben, Jason // Wireless Week;1/7/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p3
Deals with the growing priority of government agencies in the U.S. on public safety communications and emergency response systems following the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. Public safety issues that have been identified for immediate reassessment; Purpose of the deal signed by the...