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FCC grants AT&T temporary spectrum access for Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands during Covid-19 pandemic

Friday 27 March 2020 | 11:20 CET | News
The FCC's Wireless Telecommunications Bureau granted Special Temporary Authority to AT&T to use additional spectrum to serve Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands during the coronavirus pandemic.  The Commission is granting AT&T access to the AWS-4 spectrum, currently licensed to DISH, for 60 days to expand its network capacity to meet expected increases in network traffic as a result of more Americans on the islands working from home, social distancing, and sheltering in place.

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