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FCC Sets Airwaves Sale For Internet On Planes  
User currently offlineLeelaw From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Posted (8 years 6 months 3 weeks 1 day ago) and read 2141 times:

Move could give cash-strapped carriers new way to generate revenue

"Reuters/WASHINGTON - U.S. regulators plan to sell airwaves starting May 10 to provide communications services like high-speed Internet to U.S. air travelers."

http://msnbc.msn.com/id/10825114/

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User currently offlineManuCH From Switzerland, joined Jun 2005, 3011 posts, RR: 47
Reply 1, posted (8 years 6 months 3 weeks 19 hours ago) and read 2099 times:
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I don't quite understand this... what's meant exactly with "airwaves"? The radio waves from the plane to the satellites/ground stations, or *inside* the airplane? Although I doubt the FCC regulates what happens inside an airplane... or am I wrong?

-Manuel



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