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Work Item details
Reference PT1_02
Short Name PT1_02
ETSI Workitem
ETSI Deliverable
Defragmentation of 3400-3800 MHz

Related WI PT1_17
Scope ECC Report:guidance on defragmentation of the frequency band 3400-3800 MHz

Deliverable ECC Report
Responsible group ECC PT1
Start date 03-03-2017
Target date 04-06-2018
Public Consultation
Regular Work Item False
Comments Provide guidance to administrations for defragmenting the 3400-3800 MHz band, considering
  • plans and timescale for the future utilisation of this band
  • example steps to convert fragmented authorisations to the preferred frequency arrangement
  • timeline considering the expiry of existing authorisations and availability of this band for 5G
  • the tools described in ECC Report 254
  • possible content of a national defragmentation plan
  • applications covered by the plan
  • examples and case studies
WI finalised in Oct 2018 with publication of ECC Report 287

Keywords C Band, 5G, IMT, MFCN
Worked by
Contact Peter Faris (
Status Finalised
Triggered By ECC#44 March 2017
Progress Report