In order for responders to use cell phones in an area with limited or no service coverage, a cellular network must first be established. Portable cellular systems act like a stationary cell tower providing a cellular communication link to the mobile devices within range of its broadcast antenna.
Find this project in the FEMA Authorized Equipment List and InterAgency Board Interactive Standardized Equipment List.
AEL Category, Title, Number, and Project:
AEL Category: 06. Interoperable Communications Equipment
AEL Title: Phone, Cellular
AEL Number: 06CC-01-CELL
SAVER Project: Portable Cellular Systems