Detail of Frequency Band

Band 28.5 – 29.1 GHz

Notes to whole band 5.540
Part of RSUP RSUP-P/11
Service Fixed
Category of assignment Primary
Non-civil utilisation Not used
Civil utilisation Primary
Application Point-to-Multipoint
Section 28.9485 – 29.2285 GHz
Harmonisations CEPT/ECC/DEC/(05)01, CEPT/ERC/REC T/R 13-02, ITU-R Rec. F.748-4
Authorisation VO-R/1
Additional information Duplex sub-bands 27.9405-28.2205/28.9485-29.2285 GHz designated for FWA networks. Digital modulation. FDD. Channel separation: 28 MHz or 14 MHz. In the case of point-to-multipoint fixed links the base stations transmit in lower half of the band. The Office carries out national and international frequency coordination.
Service Fixed-Satellite (Earth-to-space)
Category of assignment Primary
Non-civil utilisation Not used
Civil utilisation Primary
Notes 5.484A, 5.516B, 5.523A, 5.539
Application FSS Earth stations
Section 28.4445 – 28.9485 GHz
Harmonisations CEPT/ECC/DEC/(13)01, CEPT/ECC/DEC/(05)01
Authorisation VO-R/1
Additional information The use is in accordance with RR footnote 5.484A, 5.538 and 5.539. It can be used by uncoordinated stations and by stations on mobile platforms ESOMP - Earth Stations on Mobile platforms. ATPC shall be used. The band 27.5-30 GHz can be used in accordance RR 5.539 by feeder links for the broadcasting-satellite service.
Future It is expected extension of the use of the sub-bands 27.5–29.1 GHz and 29.5–30 GHz by Earth stations of non-geostationary satellite networks. The stations can be placed on mobile platforms provided that their utilisation is on the basis of General authorisation.
Service Fixed-Satellite (space-to-Earth), Additional allocation in accordance with RR 5.540.
Category of assignment Secondary
Non-civil utilisation Not used
Civil utilisation Primary
Section 27.501 – 29.999 GHz
Note 5.540
Application Feeder links
Section 27.501 – 29.999 GHz
Additional information The beacon transmissions intended for up-link power control.
Service Earth Exploration-Satellite
Category of assignment Secondary
Non-civil utilisation Not used
Civil utilisation Primary
Note 5.541
Section 28.5 – 30 GHz
Additional information Use is limited to data transfer between stations, not for primary data collection by means of active or passive sensors.