Solaris Mobile wins S-band spectrum

Solaris Mobile is very pleased to confirm that it has received confirmation from the European Commission of the assignment of two 15 MHz of S-Band spectrum across Europe. The assignment will entitle the company to use this commercially attractive and unique spectrum across the European Union.

Steve Maine, CEO, Solaris Mobile, said: “We are delighted with the spectrum award which marks a critically important milestone for innovative mobile satellite services in Europe. We welcome the European Commission’s efficient handling of a very complex procedure, and now look forward to obtaining our national authorisations as soon as possible. The announcement will act as a catalyst to promote our vision of providing enhanced mobile services in Europe.”

Supported by Solaris Mobile, content providers will be able to broadcast crystal clear live TV, deliver linear and ondemand content, such as location based services, video or radio channels to mobile phones, vehicles, iPods, portable video players, game consoles and other handsets, on land, at sea and in the air.

By introducing this brand new infrastructure and technology for mobile solutions, Solaris Mobile will be a cost effective, flexible and unrivalled catalyst for reshaping the mobile landscape all over Europe.