Ukrtelecom issued nationwide 5.3GHz wireless broadband licence

9 Nov 2012

Ukraine’s National Commission for Communications and Information Regulation (NCCIR) has issued Ukrtelecom a nationwide licence for broadband wireless services in the 5250MHz-5350MHz band in all regions of the country, with a bandwidth of 100MHz everywhere except in the Transcarpathian region (with an 80MHz allocation). ProIT reports that services are expected to be launched for home users by June 2013, with ‘full development’ scheduled by October 2017.