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FCC order allows NextNav to begin commercial operations

Friday 7 June 2013 | 19:26 CET | News
The FCC, following a unanimous vote of the Commission, issued an Order enabling NextNav to begin commercial operation of its advanced positioning network, which is designed to support 911 emergency first responders. NextNav is deploying its nationwide network using part 90 Multilateration Location and Monitoring Service (M-LMS) licenses that are held by its affiliate, Progeny LMS, LLC. The operation of NextNav's system is significantly enhanced by its use of Part 90 M-LMS spectrum licenses, which are designated for the location of mobile devices.

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