Verizon Rolls Out E911-Capable Phone

December 2001
Wireless Week;12/31/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 51, p4
Trade Publication
Reveals the capability of Verizon Wireless' network to meet the enhanced 911 requirements in the wireless communication industry in the United States (U.S.) by April 2002. Introduction of the company's E911-capable Samsung SCH-N300 phone; Completion of the coast-to-coast network upgrades by the company; Waiver granted by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to the company for meeting the E911 requirements.


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