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German regulator investigates 4,700 cases of radio interference in 2018

Wednesday 2 January 2019 | 16:10 CET | News
The German Federal Network Agency's test and measurement service intervened in 2018 in about 4,700 cases to identify and eliminate radio and electromagnetic interference. More than 1,200 cases were safety-related, involving air traffic, radio communications for emergency services and police, railway and public mobile networks, the regulator said. The agency has investigated the use of frequencies without authorisation, and more than 1,600 devices and WLAN networks were taken out of service.

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