Another fiasco looms

Bischoff, Glenn
February 2010
Urgent Communications;Feb2010, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p4
Trade Publication
In the article, the author discusses the alleged claim of a communication official from a key East Coast city police department in the U.S. that the deadline set by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to shift its radio system to a lower channel could not be met. He cites that the reason for the noncompliance is because the department could not completely shut down its system. Another problem with the shift is presented, which is the possibility that the interoperability with the other departments could be stopped.


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