White House likely to hang up on industry plans for 1700 MHz

Silva, Jeffrey
October 2001
RCR Wireless News;10/1/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 40, p1
Trade Publication
Reports that telecommunication officials in the United States are reconsidering whether the military should be forced to surrender its 1700 MHz band to the mobile telephone industry following the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. Development of a third-generation (3G) spectrum plan by the government; Several bands considered for 3G wireless services; Why the telecommunication industry favors the 1700 MHz band for 3G services.


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