FAA issues flight directives to avoid interference with 5G

Wednesday 8 December 2021 | 09:47 CET | News
The Federal Aviation Authority in the US has issued new guidelines for airlines designed to avoid interference from 5G networks with plane equipment. The directives pave the way for AT&T and Verizon to start using their C-band spectrum for 5G services from January. 

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