0
Wireless

FCC opens priority window to 5G spectrum for native and Alaskan tribes

Tuesday 4 February 2020 | 13:38 CET | News
The Federal Communications Commission said it has opened a priority window for federally recognized Tribes and Alaska Native Villages to apply for spectrum in the 2.5 GHz band. The band is important for next-generation mobile services such as 5G. Through this first-of-its-kind priority window, the tribes will be able to obtain 2.5 GHz spectrum for free before any commercial auction.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Countries: United States
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

5G


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

AT&T expands 5G network to 13 more markets, promote 5G at NBA All-Star 2020

Published 13 Feb 2020 17:34 CET | United States
AT&T is introducing its 5G network to 13 markets, taking its total of markets where its 5G plans are available to 45. 5G+ is now ...

Verizon uses 5G to transport fans in NYC to Oscars red carpet

Published 10 Feb 2020 09:57 CET | United States
Verizon and the Oscars used Verizon's 5G network to bring the red carpet to life for viewers 2,500 miles away. On 9 February, ...