Surprisingly, they were previously used by domestic security officials – the FSO of Russia, Rosaviatsiya, Roskosmos, etc. This means that mobile operators were finally able to take the frequencies from them for the needs of 5G.
It is reported that the range was allocated to New Digital Solutions LLC. This enterprise is a joint brainchild of Rostelecom, Vimpelcom (Beeline) and MegaFon. It is also already known that the tests will initially take place in two cities of Russia.
Note that the Chinese Huawei was chosen as the supplier of equipment for testing. This is due to the fact that only today it produces 5G equipment capable of operating in the range up to 6 GHz.