Skip Navigation
Press Release

Press Release

April 17, 2018

CTIA Applauds FCC Action on High-Band Spectrum for 5G Use .

WASHINGTON  – The following statement is for attribution to CTIA® CTIA Senior Vice President for Regulatory Affairs Scott Bergmann.

“CTIA applauds the FCC for moving forward with the first high-band spectrum auctions for 5G use. Spectrum availability is a key input in the readiness and ability of the U.S. to win the global race to 5G. We look forward to working with the Commission on implementing these critical auctions and on identifying and auctioning additional bands, including mid-band spectrum, to power the wireless networks of the future.”

CTIA® ( represents the U.S. wireless communications industry and the companies throughout the mobile ecosystem that enable Americans to lead a 21st century connected life. The association’s members include wireless carriers, device manufacturers, suppliers as well as apps and content companies. CTIA vigorously advocates at all levels of government for policies that foster continued wireless innovation and investment. The association also coordinates the industry’s voluntary best practices, hosts educational events that promote the wireless industry and co-produces the industry’s leading wireless tradeshow. CTIA was founded in 1984 and is based in Washington, D.C.

CTIA Mobile Minute™ Subscription

Get features on wireless products and services by email.
1400 16th St NW #600, Washington, DC 20036(202) 736-3200
Copyright © CTIA 2021. All rights reserved.

Get in Touch