Some Make The Grade, Others Fall Short

Vaughan, Allyson
June 2001
Wireless Week;06/18/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 25, p8
Trade Publication
Reports that Sprint PCS and Verizon Wireless have made progress toward meeting the phase II E911 deadline required by the United States Congress. Expectation that more carriers will ask for compliance delays before October 2001; Aim of a letter sent by legislator Fred Upton (R-Mich.) to the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association; Number of emergency calls made daily from wireless phones; Reasons rural carriers should get an exemption.


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