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FCC takes measures to release millimeter wave spectrum for 5G, satellite broadband

Friday 12 April 2019 | 17:38 CET | News
The FCC has announced new measures to make millimeter wave spectrum available for 5G, the IoT and other advanced spectrum-based services, including satellite broadband services. First, the commission has adopted rules to allow fixed-satellite service earth stations to be individually licensed to transmit in the 50 GHz spectrum band. This will enable fixed-satellite service operators to provide faster, more advanced services to their customers. Secondly, the FCC has established a coordination process to accommodate the military's potential need for additional sites in the Upper 37 GHz band,

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: FCC
Countries: United States
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