• FAA urges airlines to prepare for US C-Band 5G rollout

    14 days ago - By Tech Radar

    The US Federal Aviation Administration has urged major airlines to address potential risks from C-Band 5G services set to launch around some airports next month. Mid-range C-Band spectrum offers a compromise between the range and indoor penetration characteristics of low-range airwaves and the huge capacity offered by high-band frequencies. AT&T and Verizon Wireless won C-Band licenses at an auction last year that raised $80 billion for the American government.
    5G aviation threat
    However, the FAA is concerned that C-Band 5G could affect sensitive electronics, like altimeters, that rely on...
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