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FCC Filings

Published on July 18, 2019
CBA Reiterates Position and Comments on Legal Rights

Supporting Material: Filing,

In its reply comments to the FCC’s Public Notice from 3 May the CBA explains its view of the legal rights of satellite and earth station operators.

Published on July 15, 2019
CBA Meets FCC To Discuss Earth Station Database

Supporting Material: CBA Meets FCC To Discuss Earth Station Database,

In a meeting with the Commission, the CBA explained the efforts undertaken to better understand the earth station data in the FCC database; the verified data suggest that there are about double the number of antennas.

Published on July 3, 2019
CBA Comments on Legal Rights Public Notice

Supporting Material: Legal Rights Public Notice Fact Sheet,

In a Public Notice issued May 3, 2019, the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) sought comment from affected parties on the extent to which satellite and earth station operators have enforceable rights against harmful interference in the C-band spectrum, which is used to deliver television and radio programming to 120 million American households. This same C-band spectrum is needed to support the deployment of 5G services in the U.S.

Published on July 2, 2019
The Challenges of Replacing C-Band Satellite with Fiber Presentation

Supporting Material: Fiber Meeting Cover Letter, Statement on Fiber-Based Proposals,

The CBA provided to the FCC a detailed assessment of the challenges of transitioning broadcast traffic in the U.S. to a fiber-based infrastructure. Detailed power point presentation is included.

Fact Sheets

Published on July 3, 2019
Legal Rights Public Notice Fact Sheet

Supporting Material: CBA Comments on Legal Rights Public Notice,

In a Public Notice issued May 3, 2019, the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) sought comment from affected parties on the extent to which satellite and earth station operators have enforceable rights against harmful interference in the C-band spectrum, which is used to deliver television and radio programming to 120 million American households. This same C-band spectrum is needed to support the deployment of 5G services in the U.S.

Published on June 12, 2019
Auctionomics White Paper Detailing C-Band Auction Process Fact Sheet

Supporting Material: CBA Files Auctionomics White Paper Detailing C-Band Auction Process,

On June 6-7, 2019, the C-Band Alliance (CBA) and its auction design advisor, Auctionomics, Inc., met with the FCC to describe its proposed design for a C-Band spectrum auction plan and platform.

Published on June 11, 2019
C-Band Auction Process Fact Sheet

Supporting Material: C-Band Auction Process Q&A, CBA Proposes Fast, Fair and Flexible Commercial Auction Process with FCC Oversight to Offer C-Band Spectrum for 5G,

C-Band Alliance Filing on Proposed Commercial Auction Process

Band Plan Filing Fact Sheet

Supporting Material: CBA Band Plan accelerates 5G economic development in the U.S.,

The CBA band plan describes how cleared C-band spectrum would be divided into blocks upon which wireless carriers could bid, enabling the rapid deployment of 5G services.

Background

Published on July 15, 2019
CBA Meets FCC To Discuss Earth Station Database

Supporting Material: CBA Meets FCC To Discuss Earth Station Database,

In a meeting with the Commission, the CBA explained the efforts undertaken to better understand the earth station data in the FCC database; the verified data suggest that there are about double the number of antennas.

Published on May 15, 2019
Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) Expresses Support for C-Band Transition

The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) expressed support for transitioning spectrum in the C-band to terrestrial use.

Published on May 10, 2019
Chairman Wicker and Senator Thune Letter to Chairman Pai

Chairman Wicker and Senator Thune urge Chairman Pai to move quickly in clearing spectrum for 5G.

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