International Tender: Radio Spectrum

A tender has been launched in Costa Rica of the use and operation of 70 MHz of radio spectrum to be used to deploy international mobile technology.

Monday, August 1, 2016

Costa Rica Government Purchase 2016LI-000002-SUTEL:

"Through means of this public tender, concessions will be granted, through an auction process, for up to seven (7) blocks of 5 MHz (2x5 MHz) with coverage throughout the territory of the Republic of Costa Rica, as described:

BandSegments of spectrum to be assigned (MHz)
Bandwidth per block
Total Number of blocks
1.800 MHz
Mobile-Base: 1.730-1.750

Base-Mobile: 1.825-1845
2x5 MHz
2x20 MHz (40 MHz)
1.900/2.100 MHz
Mobile-Base: 1.940-1.955

Base-Mobile: 2.130-2.145
2x5 MHz
32x15 MHz (30 MHz)

Total72x35 MHz

The deadline for receipt of bids is September 1, 2016.

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