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FCC to make spectrum available for commercial space launches

Thursday 9 May 2013 | 21:30 CET | News
The Federal Communications Commission has announced it has taken steps to advance the US commercial space launch industry by proposing to improve commercial access to spectrum used for communications services required for controlling, monitoring and tacking launch vehicles. The FCC has proposed several alternatives for making available spectrum for use during commercial space launches. The Commission also sought comment on future spectrum requirements of the commercial space industry, including what other spectrum needs may be important as the commercial space sector continues to develop. The

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