E911 Waivers Flood FCC

July 2001
Wireless Week;7/30/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 31, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on the wireless carriers that file their petition for waivers in the U.S. Federal Communications Commission that would free them from the deadline for phase II of the enhanced 911 implementation. Petition filed by Verizon Wireless, Qwest Wireless and TeleCorp PCS Inc.; Reasons for filing the petition; Services to be deployed by Qwest Wireless and TeleCorp PCS.


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