Common Carrier [carrier]

The term ‘common carrier’ or ‘carrier’ means any person engaged as a common carrier for hire, in interstate or foreign communication by wire or radio or interstate or foreign radio transmission of energy, except where reference is made to common carriers not subject to this chapter. A person engaged in radio broadcasting shall not, insofar as such person is so engaged, be deemed a common carrier. See 47 U.S.C. § 153(11).

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