0
Internet

FCC adopts rules to speed deployment of internet on aircraft

Monday 31 December 2012 | 09:24 CET | News
The US Federal Communications Commission announced it has adopted a Report and Order establishing rules to help speed the deployment of internet services onboard aircraft. The commission's action enables broadband providers to meet increasing consumer demands and promotes the economic growth and job-creating impacts of ubiquitous broadband. The action also continues the FCC's efforts to update and streamline regulatory requirements across the agency.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Try more access to meet your needs.

  • More frequent visitors may register for free and read up more articles. Register here
  • Very frequent users can subscribe and get unlimited access.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Internet
Companies: FCC
Countries: United States
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

FCC releases Smartphone Security Checker

Published 19 Dec 2012 15:50 CET | United States
The FCC and its public and private sector partners released a new online tool, the Smartphone Security Checker, to help consumers ...

FCC to launch 14 broadband pilot projects using Lifeline

Published 21 Dec 2012 09:29 CET | Puerto Rico
The FCC has announced that savings from its comprehensive reform of its Lifeline programme earlier this year reached nearly USD ...

AT&T receives FCC approval for acquisition of NextWave

Published 24 Dec 2012 04:48 CET | United States
US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has approved AT&T's pending acquisition of US mobile broadband company NextWave ...

Air France en KLM installeren WiFi in vliegtuigen

Published 07 Jan 2013 13:33 CET | World
De Amerikaanse toezichthouder voor telecom (FCC) maakt het gemakkelijker voor luchtvaartmaatschappijen om WiFi en internettoegang ...

FCC announces USD 400 mln in funding for Healthcare Connect

Published 08 Jan 2013 21:05 CET | United States
FCC chairman Julius Genachowski has announced USD 400 million in annual funding will be made available to healthcare providers as ...

FCC to launch effort to alleviate Wi-Fi congestion

Published 10 Jan 2013 15:56 CET | United States
At International CES, FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski said the Commission will soon kick-off a government-wide effort to increase ...

FCC to launch rulemaking to strengthen 911 connections

Published 11 Jan 2013 10:48 CET | United States
Federal Communications Commission chairman Julius Genachowski has announced plans to launch a rulemaking to strengthen the ...

FAA likely to relax in-flight rules on e-devices - report

Published 24 Jun 2013 09:22 CET | United States
Draft recommendations made by an advisory panel to the US Federal Aviation Administration call for a relaxing in the ban on the ...





31%
T-Mobile Austria's Sim market share
Austria  |  2015 Q4