The FCC said it has dismissed the application filed by Safety Cast Corporation for a Special Temporary Authority in the Experimental Radio Service to test technology that would have used "an extremely low power, noncommercial, mobile transmitter" to broadcast emergency alert messages in the FM broadcast band and is no longer seeking comments on the application. Details are available in the FCC Public Notice. The original application was covered in the July 7 RF Report.
FCC Considers STA for Low Power Alert Service in the FM Broadcast Band
The FCC Office of Engineering and Technology received an application for Special Temporary Authority for an experimental license to test an emergency alert system that would transmit in the FM band (88.1 to 107.9 MHz). The FCC Public Notice said the applicant, Safety Cast, stated the technology it wants to test uses