NextWave, UWB Top FCC's Wireless Agenda

Vaughan, Allyson
December 2001
Wireless Week;12/31/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 51, p6
Trade Publication
Reports on the wireless policy and regulatory priorities in the telecommunication industry in the United States (U.S.) as of December 2001. Details of the ultrawideband rules on the Nextwave Telecom Inc. case; Failure of the U.S. Congress to approve the case's settlement deal; Issue on the carrier compliance with the U.S. Federal Communication Commission's enhanced 911 mandates.


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