LightSquared Update 5/18/11

First responders from New Mexico gathered to test the impact of the LightSquared signal on GPS concluded there was disruption in every case, including when 4G was turned off. (pdf letter from New Mexico 911 program director)

The LightSquared working group turned in its third report (pdf).

GPS World will hold a webinar (register) May 26 to discuss the report.

- AVWeb

Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) is getting fed up with the FCC and is demand more information, in particular about Phil Falcone, the Senior Managing Director of Harbinger Capital which owns LightSquared, who is under SEC investigation.

- The Hill


Published Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

Written by Adena Schutzberg