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North Carolina uses AT&T FirstNet for Disaster Recovery During Hurricane Florence

IAFF Joins with AT&T to Educate Firefighters on FirstNet Mobile Broadband Services  |  6/4/19
FirstNet is a critical tool to keep firefighters and paramedics safe and ensure effective emergency and disaster response.


AT&T outclassed Verizon in hurricane response, and it wasn’t close, union says

Ars Technica  |  5/21/19
After Hurricane Michael wreaked havoc on Florida last year, AT&T restored wireless service more quickly than Verizon because it relied on well-trained employees while Verizon instead used contractors that "did not have the proper credentials," according to a union that represents workers from both telecoms.


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FirstNet Board Lays Out 2020 Priorities, Looks Back at 2019 Accomplishments
Mission Critical Communications | 12/06/19 

Commerce Department vet Lisa Casias named a Deputy CEO for the FirstNet Authority
Urgent Communications | 12/06/19 

FirstNet Cell Site in Mule Creek Junction
AT&T | 12/05/19 

AT&T’s FirstNet build 75% complete; CFO says ‘money well spent’
Fierce Wireless | 12/04/19 

FirstNet Reaches Over 1 Million Connections
AT&T | 12/03/19 

California Lawmakers Push for Cell Backup After Fires
Government Technology | 11/25/19