Inhofe Places Hold On FCC Nominee Over Ligado Dispute

FCC Commissioner Michael O’Reilly.
Credit: FCC
U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.) said he has placed a hold on the renomination of Michael O’Rielly to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) over the agency’s controversial order granting Ligado Networks spectrum near GPS frequencies. Inhofe on July 28 vowed to delay unless O’Rielly, one of three...
Bill Carey

Bill covers business aviation and advanced air mobility for Aviation Week Network. A former newspaper reporter, he has also covered the airline industry, military aviation, commercial space and uncrewed aircraft systems. He is the author of 'Enter The Drones, The FAA and UAVs in America,' published in 2016.

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