Tag Archives: C-band

SES willing to explore Intelsat’s C-band plan

Satellite operator SES is willing to explore Intelsat and Intels plan to open the C-band (3700-4200 MHz) to 5G wireless networks. In a statement send to SpaceNews, SES spokesperson Markus Payer said SES is open to exploring any approach to a joint use of C-band only if it meets two essential criteria: it must create appropriate [...]

Intelsat, Intel propose 5G use of C-band spectrum

Satellite operator Intelsat and technology company Intel have teamed up to submit a proposal to the FCC that allows the use of C-band spectrum (3700-4200 MHz) for 5G mobile technology. According to a SpaceNews report, the proposal would allow satellite operators to collaborate with terrestrial networks on ways to clear swaths of C-band  based on [...]

iSat Africa expands capacity on Africasat

United Arab Emirates (UAE)-based fixed satellite solution service provider, iSat Africa, signed an agreement with Malaysian communications satellite operator, Measat Satellite Systems, to provide C-band coverage on its Africasat 1a satellite over Africa and Europe. We selected Africasat 1a due to the growing demand of our customers for data trunking, broadcasting, and Global System for [...]