WISPA Applauds FCC Action Proposing Expansion of Flexible Use Mid-Band Spectrum
WISPA Applauds FCC Action Proposing Expansion of Flexible Use Mid-Band Spectrum

WISPA Applauds FCC Action Proposing...

WISPA Applauds FCC Action Proposing Expansion of Flexible Use Mid-Band Spectrum

WISPA Applauds FCC Action Proposing Expansion of Flexible Use Mid-Band Spectrum

Washington, DC – The Wireless Internet Service Providers Association (WISPA) applauds the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for...
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    Washington, DC – The Wireless Internet Service Providers Association (WISPA) applauds the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for taking steps toward expanding the use of mid-band spectrum, also known as the C-Band (3.7-4.2 GHz).

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