Notice: Assignment of radio spectrum for fixed radio links

The Malta Communications Authority (the ‘Authority’) notifies that it has received an application for the grant of rights of use of radio spectrum being made available for assignment by the Authority in connection with radio links. Assignment of the said channels is being requested within the 7 GHz frequency band. Further to this request the Authority intends to grant the rights of use of the following radio frequency channels: Channel 17 (7MHz bandwidth): 7240-7247 MHz and Channel 69 (1.75MHz bandwidth): 7247-7248.75 MHz. If no valid objections are received by 12:00hrs on Tuesday, 5th May 2020, the Authority may then in accordance with the powers granted to it by law, consider assigning the rights of use of the said frequencies directly to the applicant. Any such submissions are to be received in writing and addressed to the Chief Executive Officer of the Authority (attn. Mr. Adrian Galea, Senior Manager - Spectrum Planning & Authorisation,