Test, measurement and assurance company Viavi Solutions says 5G networks are now active in 47 of the world’s 70 largest economies.
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The UK has set out a target of covering all populated areas with standalone 5G by 2030.
etisalat by e& has announced the first commercial deployment of a 5G Stand-Alone (SA) network in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) for consumers and businesses.
British regulator Ofcom announced they will auction a total of 6 GHz in the 26 GHz and 40 GHz bands to improve mobile connectivity in the UK.
The new research project will develop a system architecture for 6G.
Vodafone is trialling the network with “select customers” in seven locations across the country.
Airlines will need to install 5G resilient radio altimeters by early 2024.
Romania and Estonia’s spectrum auctions are now reflected in the scoreboard which keeps track of 5G developments in Europe.
This figure has increased by about 66 since Q2, with a 60-40 split between LTE and 5G deployment technologies.
The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) has granted the licence to a domestic aeroplane manufacturer.