Accession Number : ADA131326

Title :   Potential Applications of Cable Television (CATV) to the FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) Communications Mission.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : CONTROL ENERGY CORP BOSTON MA

Personal Author(s) : Gilligan,Donald D ; Abtahi,Homayoon ; Becker,James R , Jr ; Frantz,Stephen W

PDF Url : ADA131326

Report Date : Jul 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 165

Abstract : The history, technology, economics, regulation and vulnerability to electromagnetic pulse (EMP) effects of cable television are examined. Recommendations are made concerning FEMA integration of cable television systems into the FEMA emergency communications system and the protection of cable television systems for EMP effects. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Cable television, *Communication equipment, Electromagnetic pulses, Television systems, Antennas, Vulnerability, Coaxial cables, Emergencies, Frequency converters, Economics, Microwave receivers, Missions

Subject Categories : Non-radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE