Our Mission

“The objective of the AFCCE shall be to aid and promote the proper federal administration and regulation of those engineering and technical phases of communications which are regulated by the Federal Communications Commission, to uphold the honor and dignity of engineers before the Federal Communications Commission, and to provide for the mutual improvement and social intercourse of the members of the Association.”

January 2021 Luncheon Meeting

Friday, January 22, 2021

Design of Synchronized SFN for Maxxcasting/Zonecasting

Bert Goldman, President of Goldman Engineering Management

Bert Goldman will give a tutorial on the design of synchronized SFN (or Maxxcasting) which Geo has deployed in several places and then discuss the Zonecasting design which is based upon Maxxcasting as the foundation.

Mr. Goldman is…
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Latest News

Thomas J. Vaughan

Thomas J. “Tom” Vaughan, of Rye, passed away peacefully at the age of 92, on November 4, 2020 after a long, full and happy life.

Tom was born on September 30th, 1928 to Michael and Marie Vaughan in Somerville, MA. In 1946 he graduated from St John’s Cambridge. He was a WWII veteran, serving…
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November 2020 Luncheon Meeting

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

ATSC 3.0 – Update

Madeleine Noland , President ATSC

Madeleine Noland will provide an update on the progress of the ATSC 3.0 commercial deployment in the US and offer a glimpse into the future of the ATSC 3.0 platform.

Ms. Noland is the President of the Advanced Television Systems Committee Inc….
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Lewis D. Wetzel

Lewis D. Wetzel, 95, died on Monday, Sept. 28, 2020 at Bridgton Hospital after a long battle with multiple myeloma. Lewis was born on Dec. 8, 1924, in Beaver Springs, Pa. to L. Banks and Pauline (Dreese) Wetzel.He enlisted in the Navy shortly after graduating from high school in 1942. He received a medical…
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Virtual Annual Meeting Scheduled for October 16

AFCCE has decided to cancel all in-person social events for the remainder of 2020 due to Covid-19 restrictions.  This includes the October Fall Social and November FCC Reception.  Board Meetings will continue to be held monthly via Zoom.  Stay tuned for information about a virtual presenter for the September 25th meeting.

AFCCE’s by-laws require an…
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New AFCCE Website Coming Soon

AFCCE will be unveiling a new website this Summer which will not only be easier to navigate and provide more information, but will consolidate the member directory.  This will make the renewal process more robust and reduce membership data and communications issues. The new site is almost finished and about to enter beta testing.  Stay…
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