FCC: 700 MHz wireless mics must be gone by mid-June

February 2010
Urgent Communications;Feb2010, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the ruling of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) that the sale and distribution of wireless microphones and other devices operating in the 700 MHz band should be stopped by June 12, 2010 to make way for the deployment of commercial and public-safety wireless systems. FCC spokesperson Matt Nodine said that users can keep their devices that can be returned to another band. Majority of the industry sources claimed that the order will be easily complied with.


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