Tuesday, 11 August 2020

Planned spectrum auction sees FCC offer $9.7 bn for satellite companies to vacate C-band

by Harry Baldock, Total Telecom
Monday 02 March 20

Satellite companies like Intelsat, SES SA and Telesat will have to accelerate their shift away from the C-band

At the end of last month, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted to auction a large portion of valuable C-band spectrum in December this month. This mid-band spectrum will be crucial to the widescale rollout of US 5G, but is currently used by various satellite companies…

At the end of last month, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted to auction a large portion of valuable C-band spectrum in December this month. This mid-band spectrum will be crucial to the widescale rollout of US 5G, but is currently used by various satellite companies…

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