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Spark to bid for 3.5 GHz band spectrum in early 2020

Tuesday 17 December 2019 | 18:47 CET | News
New Zealand operator Spark has welcomed the government's announcement that it intends to run an auction process in early 2020 for the short-term allocation of some spectrum within the 3.5 GHz band (also known as the C Band) for 5G wireless services. The auction will allocate management rights for 160 MHz of spectrum within this band, with rights running from mid-2020 until 31 October 2022.

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