A potentially costly battle

Jackson, Donny
July 2010
Urgent Communications;Jul2010, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports that public safety organizations' insistence in having the 700 MHz D Block Spectrum could result to losing 10 MHz of airwaves and no construction funding for the proposed nationwide broadband network. It says that public-safety officials expressed dismay towards the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and Capitol Hill officials. It points out that the Congress is expected to provide funding for the network as proposed by the FCC.


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