FCC to assess whether to eliminate analog set aside

Forsgren Weaver, Heather
January 2001
RCR Wireless News;1/29/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p18
Trade Publication
Reports that the United States Federal Communications Commission is considering whether to abolish analog cellular technical rules that require cellular carriers to set aside a portion of their networks for the AMPS standard.


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