US seeks new 5G delay to check interference with planes

A Verizon crew updates a cell tower to deal with the 5G community in Orem, Utah in December 2019.

US authorities have requested telecom operators AT&T and Verizon to delay for as much as two weeks their already postponed rollout of 5G networks amid uncertainty about interference with very important flight security gear.

The 2 firms stated Saturday they’re reviewing the request.

The US rollout of the high-speed cellular broadband expertise had been set for December 5, however was delayed to January 5 after aerospace giants Airbus and Boeing raised considerations about potential interference with the units planes use to

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US Seeks New 5G Delay to Research Interference with Planes

U.S. authorities have requested telecom operators AT&T and Verizon to delay for as much as two weeks their already postponed rollout of 5G networks amid uncertainty about interference with important flight security tools.

The U.S. rollout of the high-speed cellular broadband expertise had been set for December 5, however was delayed to January 5 after aerospace giants Airbus and Boeing raised issues about potential interference with the gadgets utilized by planes to measure altitude.

U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg and the top of the Federal Aviation Administration, Steve Dickson, requested for the most recent delay in a letter

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