Expanded Satellite-Based Mobile Communications Tracking System Requirements

The United States Department of Transportation (USDOT), Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) funded this pilot test to (1) Develop generic voluntary requirements for an Expanded Satellite-Based Mobile Communications Tracking System using as a model a proprietary system that includes specific capabilities, and (2) Field test a system that meets these requirements. This document outlines the requirements for this Expanded Satellite-Based Mobile Communications Tracking System and provides a detailed breakdown of the individual technologies tested in the field test.

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    Battelle Memorial Institute

    505 King Avenue
    Columbus, OH  United States  43201

    Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

    Office of Research and Analysis
    400 Virginia Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20024
  • Authors:
    • Williams, David
    • Vercoe, Derrick
    • Erlandson, Peggy
    • Wittpenn, Jennifer
    • Houser, Amy
  • Publication Date: 2006-3

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Edition: Interim Report
  • Features: Appendices; Figures; Glossary; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 29p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01522371
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FMCSA-MCRRT-06-005
  • Contract Numbers: DTMC75-04-F-00105
  • Files: NTL, TRIS, ATRI, USDOT
  • Created Date: Mar 30 2014 2:24PM