TITLE

Cingular Fuels E911 Debate

AUTHOR(S)
Vaughan, Allyson
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
Wireless Week;7/16/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 29, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Cingular Wireless filed a waiver request with the United States Federal Communications Commission for the October 2001 deadline for compliance with 911 requirements. Implications of the request; Reason for filing the request; Criticisms received by Cingular for not providing details on its test results; Plans of Cingular for meeting 911 requirements.
ACCESSION #
4970478

 

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