Ofcom launched a consultation on proposed amendments to the spectrum licences held by the UK’s mobile network operators that would reportedly support the introduction of 5G services in the country.

Ofcom launch consultation on proposed amendments to spectrum licences

Ofcom launch consultation on proposed amendments to spectrum licences

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The requested changes to licences held in the 3.4GHz, 3.5GHz, and 3.6GHz bands would bring the terms into line with European standards, and enable operators to deploy active antennae systems that are expected to support the heightened capacity demands that will accompany next-generation networks.