Carriers Fight MSS Over Spectrum Use

Rockwell, Mark
February 2003
Wireless Week;2/1/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p12
Trade Publication
Reports on the opposition of telecommunication carriers and organizations to a decision by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to consider Mobile Satellite Service (MSS) to use an Ancillary Terrestrial Component (ATC) that would let them provide wireless communications services. Impact of satellite and ATC transmitters on personal communication service handsets; Excerpts from a letter by CTIA president and chief executive officer Tom Wheeler opposing MSS and ATC.


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