Spectrum Management Advisory Committee Meeting (Oct 2012)

Spectrum Management Advisory Committee Meeting

National Telecommunications Information Administration
Department of Commerce
October 4, 2012,
10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Eastern Daylight Time

The Committee will receive recommendations from subcommittees on matters related to the accomplishment of the President’s ten-year goal of identifying 500 megahertz of radio spectrum for wireless broadband. The Sharing, Unlicensed, and Spectrum Management Improvements Subcommittees will report on the status of their determinations and findings and facilitate discussion on recommended next steps.

In addition, the Committee will receive reports from designated committee members on the progress of the following five working groups to repurpose the 1695–1710 MHz and 1755–1850 MHz bands for wireless broadband:

  1. WG1 1695–1710 MHz Weather Satellite Receive Earth Stations,
  2. WG2 1755–1850 MHz Law Enforcement Surveillance and other shortrange fixed,
  3. WG3 1755–1850 MHz Satellite Control Links and Electronic Warfare,
  4. WG4 1755–1850 MHz Fixed Point-to-Point and Tactical Radio Relay, and
  5. WG5 1755–1850 MHz Airborne Operations