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Submission + - Harsh wireless conditions? Send in the drone hot spot (networkworld.com)

coondoggie writes: The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has moved along a project it says would use hot-spot enabled drones to bring bring wireless communications to even the most distant and harsh environment. The project known as Fixed Wireless at a Distance is designed specifically to overcome the challenge inherent with cell communication in remote areas and this week the agency awarded L-3 $16.4 million to support the next iteration of the system.
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Harsh wireless conditions? Send in the drone hot spot

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