TITLE

3G will require more sites, more towers

AUTHOR(S)
Weaver, Heather Forsgren
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
RCR Wireless News;10/2/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 40, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the need for more antenna sites and towers as the wireless communication industry moves to provide third generation services. Controversies involved in the need for more towers; Recommendations to carriers and tower companies.
ACCESSION #
7141501

 

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