TITLE

Multiband Radio Pilot Testing Under Way

PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Emergency Management;Sep2009, Vol. 4 Issue 5, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights the Multi-Band Radio Project of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate. It aims to respond to the challenges posed by interoperability and make a radio which will allow emergency responders to communicate regardless of the radio band they operate on. It is noted that organizations plan to manage a 30-day pilot beginning in fall 2019.
ACCESSION #
45440326

 

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