ATT, Verizon reject US call for delay in new 5G service

  • Travelers check for flight information at Los Angeles International Airport in Los Angeles on Dec. 24, 2021. (David McNew/AFP via Getty Images/TNS)

ATT Inc. and Verizon Communications Inc. rejected a U.S. request to delay this week’s launch of a new variation of 5G mobile service that airlines said might interfere with aircraft electronics, posing a safety hazard.