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Press Release, Statement

Press Release, Statement

April 12, 2019

CTIA Statement on 37/39/47 GHz Auction PN .

CTIA SVP Scott Bergmann
Scott Bergmann
Senior Vice President, Regulatory Affairs

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

“The FCC took another important step toward making additional high-band spectrum available and we’re glad Chairman Pai is announcing an auction date for these additional bands.  This spectrum, along with mid-band spectrum the FCC is reviewing, is central to U.S. wireless providers’ ability to bring the benefits of 5G to consumers and businesses, and is a key component to seizing America’s opportunity to add nearly $400 billion to the economy and create over 1.8 million new jobs.”

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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.

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