Sunday, March 3, 2019
RSGB Paper suggests additional access to 40 MHz unlikely in the UK
The IARU Region 1 (Africa, Europe, Middle-East) Interim Meeting takes place April 27-28 in Vienna, Austria.
An Information Paper submitted by the RSGB seems to suggest additional access to 40 MHz is unlikely in the UK. See below...
Document number: VIE19 C5 INFO1
Source: RSGB – Murray Niman G6JYB, Spectrum Chair
Subject: Innovation Bands & Activities (Information Paper) Committee(s):
C5 Summary: The Information below is a short summary regarding the additional spectrum available to UK Full Licensees and how it is used.
• All require a strong justification, conditions to avoid interference and have a Strong Emphasis on Innovation & New Activities – not ‘More of the Same’
• They are renewable permits - not permanent allocations
• Renewal is based on regular progress reports to our regulator against the purpose it was made available for Previous Bands/Requests:-
• 40 MHz – One Propagation Beacon – additional access refused