TITLE

Licenses for `Internet in the sky' questioned

AUTHOR(S)
Rohde, David
PUB. DATE
December 1997
SOURCE
Network World;12/08/97, Vol. 14 Issue 49, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the controversy concerning wireless licenses awarded to a new Internet access company, Teledesic Corporation, by wireless pioneer Craig McCaw and Microsoft Corporation chairman Bill Gates. Reference to House Commerce Committee Chairman Thomas Bliley's letter to Federal Communications Commission; Information on Teledesic's planned self-named broadband system; Factors that created the controversy.
ACCESSION #
9712173390

 

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