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German regulator repaired over 5,200 radio disturbances in 2017

Friday 12 January 2018 | 14:41 CET | News
Germany's national telecoms regulator, the Federal Network Agency (BNetzA), said its measuring and auditing services identified and removed over 5,200 on-site radio interferences and electromagnetic incompatibilities in 2017. Roughly 800 of these disturbances affected security-related areas including aircraft radio and radio communications for emergency services, fire and police as well as railway radio. 

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Companies: German Federal Network Agency
Countries: Germany
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