Tag Archives: Airwaves

Pentagon Proposes Commercial Spectrum Sharing Arrangement

The Defense Department has offered to share portion of its spectrum with mobile carriers and the Federal Communications Commission has called for public feedback on the proposal, Reuters reported Tuesday. Alina Selyukh writes the Pentagon offered to rearrange its systems within the 1755-1780 and 2025-2110 megahertz airwaves and compress programs …

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Agencies Directed to Share Spectrum With Private Firms

Commerce Department officials are directing federal agencies to share some of their allotted airwaves with wireless companies, The Wall Street Journal reports. The move comes after the department said it could cost the government $18 billion and take almost a decade to migrate federal agencies to new airwaves. More than …

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