"Currently, the regulation of these earth stations, collectively known as ‘earth stations in motion,’ varies depending on the type of vehicle to which they are attached and are covered in various rule provisions.”
LiveU today introduced its new hybrid satellite and cellular HD solution, transforming its ultra-small LU200e uplink unit into a rack-mounted product.
Going live is the life-blood of local and network television newscasts.
Even under the FAA’s highly restrictive “333 exemption” rules governing the commercial use of drones—especially the requirement to file flight plans 24 hours before launch—pioneering broadcasters such as ABC News, Cox Media Group, and Media General have managed to capture exciting, meaningful TV coverage using these unmanned, camera-equipped platforms.
Federal regulators are working out the date certain that TV stations using satellite newsgathering trucks will have to install a tracking beam so neighboring satellite TV operators can find them if they cause interference.
At WLIO, we seek to provide the most in-depth ENG coverage possible.
A group of industry associations representing broadcasters and advocates for users of unlicensed wireless devices, is asking the FCC to reconsider its proposal to prevent the relocation of TV stations to areas of the broadcast spectrum used by unlicensed devices and wireless mics.