License Renewal Applications for Radio Broadcast Stations
June 18, 2014 (Reviewed)
FAQ on Proposals to Expand Consumer Access to Inflight Mobile Services
May 25, 2011 (Published)
Q: What has the FCC proposed? The FCC has proposed rules that, if adopted, would give airline...
Unauthorized Radio Operation
December 31, 2014 (Updated)
Federal law generally prohibits the "use or operation of any apparatus for the transmission of...
The FCC and Freedom of Speech
October 17, 2014 (Updated)
Background The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) receives numerous complaints that...
DTV and Over-the-Air Viewers Along U.S. Borders
January 24, 2014 (Updated)
Background The digital television (DTV) transition refers to the switch from analog to digital...
DTV Transition and LPTV - Class A - Translator Stations
February 24, 2014 (Updated)
Background The FCC has established September 1, 2015 date for the termination of all analog low...
Amber Plan (America's Missing Broadcast Emergency Response)
July 16, 2014 (Reviewed)
Background The AMBER Plan, a feature of the Emergency Alert System (EAS), aids in the rescue of...
Ten-Digit Numbering and Emergency Call Handling Procedures for Internet-Based TRS
May 23, 2011 (Published)
Background Since December 31, 2008, persons with hearing and speech disabilities using Video...
Subscriber Signal Quality Standards
December 30, 2014 (Reviewed)
The FCC has technical quality standards that define a basic quality of service that cable...
Digital-to-Analog Converter Box Setup With a VCR
March 11, 2014 (Updated)
Analog TVs and VCRs can receive digital television (DTV) broadcast signals by using a “...