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Chile 5G award attracts unexpected bidder
Dec 02, 2020 by Manuel R. Marti

Chile's 5G award has attracted interest not only from the four largest mobile operators but also from a new player, Borealnet, which is owned by the controversial US firm Rivada Networks.

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US advocates ITU-R study on sharing in THz bands
Nov 30, 2020 by Toby Youell

The US is proposing that the ITU Radiocommunication Sector studies potential sharing between active and passive services in a series of bands above 71 GHz.

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FCC upholds denial of bidding credits for Dish-backed companies
Nov 27, 2020 by Dugie Standeford

The US regulator has reaffirmed that SNR Wireless LicenseCo and Northstar Wireless are controlled by Dish Network and were therefore ineligible for small company bidding credits in the 2015 AWS-3 spectrum auction. However, further legal challenges are likely.

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US regulator proposes satellite downlinks in 17.3—17.8 GHz
Nov 26, 2020 by Toby Youell

US regulator the Federal Communications Commission has unanimously voted to propose a co-primary allocation for space-to-Earth fixed satellite service at 17.3—17.8 GHz.

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