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U.S. Flight Disruptions Ease as New 5G Service Goes Live

U.S. Flight Disruptions Ease as New 5G Service Goes Live
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By Dow Jones & Company
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The launch of enhanced 5G services Wednesday had a limited impact on U.S. flights after aviation regulators gave airlines additional guidance to reflect the decision not to launch the new cellular service near major airports.

Airlines had said they were concerned about potential travel disruptions once wireless providers began beaming new signals to customers, due to flight restrictions intended to protect aircraft from possible interference from the new fifth-generation service. Wireless operators have said the service won’t disrupt airplanes’ instruments.

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