Update: FCC Streamlined Procedures for Licensing of Smallsats

Update: FCC Streamlined Procedures for Licensing of Smallsats

On July 20, 2020, the Federal Communications Commission published in the federal register the final rules on Streamlining Licensing Procedures for Small Satellites.  The rules will become effective on August 19, 2020.  Once effective, these rules will promote a...
15th European Spectrum Management Conference

15th European Spectrum Management Conference

The 15th European Spectrum Management Conference recently brought together panelists from all over Europe, as well as the United States and the Middle East, during five fruitful days to discuss current and future spectrum challenges in Europe.  5G deployment, 6 GHz...
From Ligado 5G to Orbital Debris: The FCC’s Role in Space Policy

From Ligado 5G to Orbital Debris: The FCC’s Role in Space Policy

On April 28, 2020, SpaceNews hosted a webinar on the FCC’s role in space policy as highlighted by two recent decisions: the long-pending Ligado licensing decision and the newly adopted orbital debris mitigation regulations. These two decisions raised fundamental...