FW: Doug Lung's RF Report
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Wed Apr 12 08:16:55 CDT 2006
Comtek still working on Manassas BPL.
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COMTek Upgrading Manassas BPL, Says Interference Resolved
Communications Technologies Inc. (COMTek) recently said it will upgrade
all of its 600 overhead Broadband over Power Line devices in Manassas,
Va. to its latest Mainnet second generation "G2" technology.
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FCC Considers 2 GHz AWS Amendments in Open Meeting
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Strategy Analytics Says Mobile Pay TV Market 'Over Hyped'
The Strategy Analytics report Mobile Broadcast TV: Caution Needed as
Bubble Grows concluded the current hype surrounding broadcast mobile TV
services "remains out of proportion to evidence of consumer interest and
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FCC Lists Air-Ground Radiotelephone Service Auction Applicants
The FCC reported receiving 12 short-form applications for participation
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China Plans DBS Satellite Launch
According to news site Telecom Asia, the Chinese government plans to
launch a DBS satellite in August as part of its plan to end analog TV
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Renault Inaugurates New Unit for EMC Testing
Renault inaugurated a new electromagnetic compatibility unit at its
Aubevoye Technical Centre last week.
EchoStar filed an application with the FCC requesting modification of
its DBS authorization for EchoStar 10, call sign S2694, to allow
operation at 110.2 degrees west longitude (WL).
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