More about "L-Band"
Romanian 5G auction falls short of expectations
Nov 17, 2022
by Mirva Villa

Revenue from the multiband auction was nowhere near the expected €700 million, with the country's fourth operator choosing not to take part. Read more...

Mexico may award over 200 MHz of low and mid-band frequencies
Oct 27, 2022
by Mirva Villa

Mexico's telecoms regulator IFT is considering auctioning around 200 MHz of low and mid-band spectrum in 2023. Read more...

US lawmakers urge regulator to reverse Ligado spectrum decision
Aug 31, 2022
by Dugie Standeford

As Ligado prepares to launch operations in the 1526–1536 MHz band, a group of US senators is pressuring the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to reconsider its decision to award the company a licence. Read more...

Romanian regulator eyes €693m from 5G spectrum auction 
Jul 28, 2022
by Jaroslaw Adamowski

As Bucharest prepares to launch its next spectrum auction, the disappointing financial performance of the previous procedure looms over the regulator’s efforts.  Read more...

US regulator approves Ligado’s request for L-band spectrum despite continuing opposition
Apr 22, 2020
by Dugie Standeford

The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has approved Ligado Networks' application to roll out a low-power terrestrial network in the L-band to support 5G and Internet of Things (IoT) services.  Read more...

US regulator said to be preparing to grant Ligado spectrum for terrestrial wireless network
Nov 13, 2019
by Dugie Standeford

The saga of Ligado Networks' attempt to secure rights to 40 MHz of spectrum for a terrestrial wireless network may be edging to a conclusion.  Read more...

FAA considers sharing “3D whitespace” spectrum with drones
Oct 22, 2019
by Dugie Standeford

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is eyeing the potential sharing of the 960-1164 MHz L-band and 5030-5091 MHz C-band for unmanned aircraft system command-and-control links. Among other things, the concept calls for some links in the L-band to operate in "three-dimensional whitespace".  Read more...

Mobile industry insists 1427–1518 MHz will be an important band
Sep 28, 2018
by Toby Youell

Over 90 MHz was identified for IMT (mobile broadband) at WRC-15, so where are the spectrum awards? Read more...

Malta becomes latest country to release 1.5 GHz auction plan
May 31, 2017
by Kane Mumford

1.5 GHz spectrum is set to be released for supplemental downlink (SDL) by some European countries in the coming years but interest is still patchy and shared use makes it a tricky proposition. Read more...

3GPP works on LTE Broadcast as Australian operator announces trial
Mar 03, 2017
by Kane Mumford

The technology-in-search-of-a-business-model will see key requirements added that could pave the way for wider adoption. Read more...