US Senator says GPS often fails to track emergency calls

Washington DC (Sputnik) Feb 01, 2015

First responders are often not able to pinpoint the location of victims when emergency calls are made from wireless devices due to defects in the US GPS satellite system, US Senator Chuck Schumer, said in a press release.

“First responders too-often can’t locate victims when 911 calls are made from cell phones,” Schumer said on Wednesday. “It is inconceivable that GPS flaws could mean the —> Read More Here


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