October 23, 2018
ARLINGTON, VA.– The Wireless Infrastructure Association (WIA) issued the following statement from Vice President of Government Affairs Zac Champ regarding changes to the Citizens Broadband Radio Service in 3.5GHz band.
“WIA applauds the FCC’s dedicated efforts to encourage investment in the CBRS band, ensuring it is fully utilized to benefit consumers. Today’s action to establish an efficient licensing process will prove key to the successful and expeditious deployment of service in the 3.5 GHz band. The FCC has provided critical incentives for innovation as the wireless industry deploys 5G services. We commend the leadership of Commissioner O’Rielly and the entire Commission in making this band ripe for investment.”