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Arcep opens applications for 5G pilot authorisations

Wednesday 17 January 2018 | 11:06 CET | News
French regulator Arcep announced that it can now issue temporary frequency authorisations to develop 5G pilots, using selected portions of spectrum in eligible bands. To this end, spectrum has already been earmarked in the 3.5 GHz band (3400 - 3800 MHz) and is currently available is several metropolitan areas. First outlined in June 2017, the plan to open 5G pilots aims to enable all market players in the value chain to explore new use cases and understand the challenges for the next generation of mobile services.

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