FCC May Update Rules on Antenna Structure LightingComments Off on FCC May Update Rules on Antenna Structure Lighting
The FCC will hold their monthly meeting on August 8th, and Chairman Wheeler has made it a point to discuss the Antenna Structure Report and Order. On the FCC’s blog, Wheeler commented, “I am proposing that we update our rules regarding antenna structure lighting and marking to provide clarity and reduce regulatory burdens on antenna structure owners and licensees. In doing so, we specifically adhere to the FAA’s air safety requirements. More specifically, we will vote at our August meeting on a Report and Order that would streamline and eliminate outdated provisions of the Commission’s Part 17 rules governing the construction, marking, and lighting of antenna structures.” Continue reading here.