VHF Spectrum Release

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On 24th March 2014 Ofcom published a consultation paper that makes proposals for the release of VHF Spectrum in the 143-169MHz range. This includes a proposal regarding temporary amateur use of 146-147 MHz, based on our previous submission in 2012 (see background below).



The original Ofcom call for input regarding VHF spectrum was in 2012. Our joint input developed in the Spectrum Forum was based on innovative digital communications:-


Note: The Society’s wider work in relation to spectrum management, including the 2012 response above, can be found by following:-

About Us > Committees > Spectrum Forum > SF-Papers and Consultations.