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Broadband Belgium to develop LTE in 3.5 GHz band

Friday 15 April 2016 | 10:34 CET | News
Operators b.lite and Mac Telecom have handed their spectrum licences to Broadband Belgium (BBB), a Brussels start-up with plans to develop a TDD-LTE network across Belgium. It aims to have a pre-commercial network set up in Brussels by the end of this year. Regulator BIPT published a decision last December, and the companies will transfer frequencies in the 3.5 GHz and 10.5 GHz bands, which have roll-out requirements for all municipalities. The high spectrum will not be used, but the geographic coverage and capacity should increase in the 3.5 GHz band, BIPT said. The licences maintain an

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: BIPT
Countries: Belgium
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