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.”

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January 2016 Luncheon Meeting – CANCELED

Friday, January 22, 2016

Electronic Noise and Its Impacts On Communications Systems

Dennis Roberson Chairman of the FCC Technological Advisory Council and Vice Provost for Research at the Illinois Institute of Technology

Mr. Roberson co-authored a paper in IEEE Spectrum on on electronic noise  http://spectrum.ieee.org/telecom/wireless/electronic-noise-is-drowning-out-the-internet-of-things

Reception 11:45 AM…
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AFCCE considering further comments in FCC’s AM revitalization proceeding

On October 21, 2015 the FCC adopted a First Report and Order (First R&O), Further Notice of Proposed Rule Making (FNPRM), and Notice of Inquiry (NOI) in the matter of Revitalization of the AM Service, MM Docket No. 13-249. The text has been published. Don Everist, AFCCE’s FCC Liaison, has prepared a helpful preliminary Read more »

2015 Board of Directors

The results of the annual elections were announced over the weekend at the Annual Meeting.

The following Members were elected to a 4 year term:
Mark Felig & Bob Weller

The following Associate Members were elected to a 3 year term:
Ron Chase & John Lyons

The new AFCCE Board met on June…
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May Luncheon

Friday, May 22, 2015

Meeting Topic:
TIA TSB 10-G: An Update to TIA TSB 10-F for the Fixed Microwave Service

The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) Telecommunications Systems Bulletin 10-F (TSB-10F), adopted in 1994, was initially established to support since deprecated FCC Rule Parts 94 and 21 (common carrier).  Coverage included flat…
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