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The Pentagon opposes the attempts by telecommunications companies to take over the frequencies of C-band for deployment of mobile networks 5G, transfers C4ISRNET the statement of the head of the U.S. Department of defense Mark Esper.
“We are ready to share it. I was told that this technology exists. I think that is the best way to move forward, so we can combine economic priorities and national security priorities,” said the official.
The newspaper reminds that we are talking about bandwidth 3100-3350 megahertz, which employ, in particular, the military radar AN/SPY-1.
In September, 2019, Popular Mechanics reported that the promising Russian hypersonic missile “Zircon” can be detected at a distance of about 308 kilometers American radar AN/SPY-1, which receive, in particular, cruisers of Ticonderoga, after which the decision to destroy the rocket less than two minutes.
In August of the same year, the newspaper “Vedomosti” wrote, referring to the decision of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin that the frequency band 3,4-3,8 GHz will remain at the disposal of the defense Ministry and Roscosmos, and will not be used for the development of communication networks of the fifth generation.
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