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2011-07-01 16:50:00

WASHINGTON, July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by Coalition to Save Our GPS: On June 30, 2011, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC)-mandated Technical Working Group filed a 1,000-plus page report analyzing interference from LightSquared's proposed deployment plans in the Mobile Satellite Service (MSS) band adjacent to the Global Positioning System (GPS). The report was based on LightSquared's February 2011, description of its planned three...

2011-07-01 05:55:00

A dispute between telecom start-up LightSquared and makers of GPS equipment intensified on Thursday, with each side blaming the other for interference issues between LightSquared's proposed nationwide wireless broadband network and GPS systems used for aviation, navigation, construction and agriculture. LightSquared, backed by private investment firm Harbinger Capital, filed a report with the Federal Communications Commission on Thursday detailing the results of GPS interference tests...

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