The U.S. government has auctioned off some frequency bands for use in mobile broadband to support the demand for internet access by smart phones and tablets.
This presents an issue for some organizations who use these frequencies, as they could now face frequency crowding. The solution is to transition to another frequency band — the C-Band was designated for this task.
The transition to C-Band for flight, launch and missile test applications in the U.S. is underway, with different test ranges and organizations implementing new technologies at different rates.
The video from Curtiss-Wright examines the transition by U.S. organizations to C-band frequency — select the video screenshot below to view this content...