TITLE

Bitter Harvest

AUTHOR(S)
Crowe, David
PUB. DATE
September 2001
SOURCE
Wireless Review;9/15/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 18, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the wireless emergency services proposed by the organization CTIA and some public safety representatives in the United States in 2001. Phases of the services; Disadvantages of wireless emergency services; Changes in emergency networks; Information on the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking by the Federal Communications Commission.
ACCESSION #
5237642

 

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