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FCC completes auction of 24, 28 GHz bands

Wednesday 29 May 2019 | 08:47 CET | News
The FCC has completed the auction of 24 GHz spectrum licences. The millimeter wave spectrum follows an earlier sale of frequencies in the 28 GHz band for 5G. The 'Spectrum Frontiers' auctions of the 24 GHz and 28 GHz bands raised more than USD 2.7 billion in gross bids. Combined, 55 applicants were qualified to bid, and the winning bidders won 5,869 licenses. 

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