broadcast band


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broadcast band

[′brȯd‚kast ‚band]
(communications)
The band of frequencies extending from 535 to 1605 kilohertz, corresponding to assigned radio carrier frequencies that increase in multiples of 10 kHz between 540 and 1600 kHz for the United States. Also known as standard broadcast band.
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There has been a push in recent years by European countries to utilize the 700MHz band for mobile communications, which is supported by the European Commission in an overall EU strategy for the broadcast band.
The FM broadcast band provides excellent opportunities to detect meteors because of the abundant high-power stations scattered across North America, [TABULAR DATA OMITTED] many operating 24 hours a day.
Inaugurating a line of thought to which the FCC still hews, the commission argued that there simply wasn't enough "room in the broadcast band for every school of thought, religious, political, social, and economic, each to have its separate broadcasting station, its mouthpiece in the ether.
However, the amount of spectrum to be reallocated and reassigned to wireless broadband services will be determined by the incentive auction and certainly will not include the entire UHF broadcast band.
TV White Space spectrum refers to frequencies in the VHF and UHF television broadcast bands that are either unassigned or unused by existing broadcasters or other licensees.
FCC (2010): FCC 10-174 Second Memorandum Opinion and Order In the Matter of Unlicensed Operation in the TV Broadcast bands (ET Docket No.
Britain's pirate radio stations of the 1960s broadcast bands like the Who and the Rolling Stones to teenagers across the U.
Protocols in the standard will ensure that this new service does not cause harmful interference to the licensed incumbent services in the TV broadcast bands.
22 Working Group started its work following the Notice of Inquiry issued by the United States Federal Communications Commission on unlicensed operation in the TV broadcast bands.
TVWS (also called Super Wi-Fi) refers to idle or underused radio spectrum in the TV broadcast bands that could be utilized for alternative mobile broadband communications.

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