TITLE

At Loggerheads Over 3G Spectrum Bands

AUTHOR(S)
Glick, Eric
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Wireless Week;03/05/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 10, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the United States (U.S.) Department of Defense (DoD) is reluctant to remove itself from valuable spectrum bandwidth. Impact of the DoD move on the amount of third generation (3G) bandwidth that can be available to the commercial wireless sector; Views of wireless groups on the plans to displace wireless carriers to make room for 3G services; Stance of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission on the spectrum bandwidth for 3G.
ACCESSION #
4192273

 

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