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FCC grants 154 spectrum licenses to rural tribes

Friday 23 October 2020 | 16:51 CET | News
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has issued the first set of spectrum licenses to rural Tribes across the country through its Rural Tribal Priority Window. The FCC said it granted a total of 154 applications for the use of the 2.5 GHz band and to close the digital divide. The spectrum will be used to provide broadband and other wireless services, including 5G. The licenses provide for the exclusive use of up to 117.5 MHz of 2.5 GHz band spectrum.

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Companies: FCC
Countries: United States
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