NTNs: Connecting First Responders with Life-saving Information


Non-terrestrial networks (NTNs), which can provide wireless connectivity in areas where terrestrial networks cannot provide coverage, are expected to be utilized in public safety services including emergency, rescue, fire, and police.

This white paper describes the architectures, public safety use cases, and technical challenges of NTNs.


Main Contents:

- NTN Satellite Types

- Architectures of NTNs

- NTN Coverage Considerations

- NTN: Critical to Public Safety

- Testing Hurdles Associated with NTNs