5G, air navigation interference being monitored — telecoms regulator

An undated photo of the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission. (Photo: Petra)
AMMAN — The Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (TRC) is following up on recent events related to the overlap of 5G networks and air navigation systems it said in a statement issued on Thursday.اضافة اعلان

The commission said the frequencies used by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) in the Middle East, Europe, and Africa are “relatively far” away from the frequencies used by the navigation systems, thus avoiding any potential overlap and interference.

In its statement, TRC acknowledged media coverage in the US relating to the issue but stated that the problems faced in the US to not apply to the Kindgom.

The commission, in coordination with ITU and its technical studies committees, is working to review and follow up on technical reports and results in this regard, taking into consideration the practices taken by certain countries to mitigate any future problems.

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