TITLE

Wireless Shines Amid Tragedy

AUTHOR(S)
Drucker, Elliott
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
Wireless Week;10/1/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 40, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the role of wireless communications systems on the recovery and rescue efforts during the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States. Importance of wireless telephony on the information dissemination of terrorism events; Use of mobile phones among the victims of the collapse of the World Trade Center towers in New York City; Significance of wireless technology on the campaign against terrorism.
ACCESSION #
5534440

 

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