Institute for Telecommunication Sciences
the research laboratory of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration

Karl B. Nebbia; Norbert Schroeder

Abstract: This report constitutes a Spectrum Resource Assessment (SRA) of the band 17.7-40.5 GHz. Included is information on rules and regulations, allocations, technical standards, current and proposed usage, and planning and coordination procedures. Major issues concern Government and non-Government telecommunications requirements, and planning and coordination procedures for these bands. Recommendations include retaining the current allocation tables and planning structure, making changes to assignment procedures and documenting long range plans.

Keywords: spectrum management; frequency coordination; Long Range Planning; 17.7-40.5 GHz


To request a reprint of this report, contact:

Ed Drocella, Chief,
Spectrum Engineering and Analysis Division
Office of Spectrum Management
National Telecommunications and Information Administration
(202) 482-1652
edrocella@ntia.doc.gov


Disclaimer: Certain commercial equipment, components, and software may be identified in this report to specify adequately the technical aspects of the reported results. In no case does such identification imply recommendation or endorsement by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, nor does it imply that the equipment or software identified is necessarily the best available for the particular application or uses.

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