February 21, 2001
Airports ground use of wireless
Author: JT Smith
Always concerned about the safety of its users, airports have started to clamp down on the use of wireless LANs and cell phone operations within their buildings. They say the additional wireless installations could interfere with other, more important communication frequencies used by air traffic controllers and security teams. That pay-phone revenues have plummeted to an all-time low is merely a coincidence. IDG has the full story.