TITLE

FCC OKs TV-Spectrum Clearing Plan

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
September 2001
SOURCE
Multichannel News;9/24/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 39, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the approval of a clearance on television spectrum to boost wireless phone industry by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in the United States. Intentions to create free up spectrum for public-safety organizations; Wealth transfer from the public to broadcasters finances; Application of waiver on FCC stations.
ACCESSION #
5269776

 

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