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Intelsat, SES, Eutelsat and Telesat created the C-Band Alliance (CBA) consortium to accelerate making band spectrum available for 5G services. The formation of the CBA shows the industry alignment necessary to make this mid-band spectrum available quickly, thus supporting the US objective of winning the race to introduce terrestrial 5G services.

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Companies: Eutelsat / FCC / Intelsat / SES / Telesat
Countries: United States
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