TITLE

Get cracking

AUTHOR(S)
TILLES, ALAN
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Urgent Communications;Oct2012, Vol. 30 Issue 10, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the determination of U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to enforce its VHF/UHF narrowbanding mandate. It mentions that in the case of the city of South Lake Tahoe in Nevada, the FCC did not grant its request for extension since the city had plenty of time to complete its planning. Also discussed are penalties that users may face for delaying the narrowbanding of their systems and names licensees which received extensions like Delta Air Lines and New York city.
ACCESSION #
82788896

 

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