The Radio Administration of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (State Radio Office) recently issued a circular calling for strict inspections of the illegal production, sale and use of radio transmission equipment. Prior to December 5, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology Radio Administration on the 2018-2019 year of the first radio transmission equipment model approved random spot checks, a collective interview with 11 production modelequipment does not meet the requirements of radio regulations and industry standards.
Illegal radio equipment has affected civil aviation safety. Recently, the civil aviation department focused on reflecting the multi-terrestrial civil aviation aircraft near-earth warning system (GPWS) alarm incident, affecting the pilot’s assessment of flight altitude, has caused several aircraft to re-fly, there are serious flight safety risks.
After investigation, civil aviation and other departments reflected in some parts of the aircraft GPS equipment interference, at the same time in the inspection also found illegal production and through the online platform and other channels to sell with interference gps signaland and other functions, not obtained the model of radio transmission equipment.
The text calls on all local radio regulatory agencies to take immediate action, in conjunction with relevant local departments to take effective measures to strictly investigate the illegal production, sale and use of radio transmission equipment, and effectively strengthen the protection of the frequency of aviation use involving flight safety, to ensure the country’s economic development, social stability and the safety of people’s lives and property.
The notice said that radio technical blocking (suppression) equipment for drones can only be equipped and used by public security organs, state security organs and radio regulatory agencies and other departments in accordance with the law, and no other units or individuals may be set up for use.