20th International Space Radio Monitoring Meeting (20th ISRMM) Muscat, Sultanate of Oman, 16th ‐18th October 2018

The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) of Oman is pleased to announce the 20th International Space Radio Monitoring Meeting (20th ISRMM) which will be held in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman during 16th – 18th October 2018. This meeting is open to participants from telecommunications regulatory administrations engaged in or interested in satellite monitoring as well as representatives from satellite companies/operators and other satellite related organization, to discuss issues related to satellite monitoring and harmful interference.

The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) would like to draw the kind attention of all spectrum users and licensees of radio equipment to Decision no. 62/2016 that was issued by the TRA to amend some provisions of Decision no. 133/2008 issuing the Regulation for Organizing the Registration and Utilization of Frequencies and Radio Equipment and their Pricing. Decision no. 62/2016 was issued on 27 September 2016 and was published in the official gazette No.1165 on 09/10/2016.

A copy of the above-mentioned decision may be obtained from the TRA Offices or may be accessed on the TRA website ( www.tra.gov.om ).

The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) would like to urge all frequency spectrum & radio equipment licensees to update their data and addresses via an official letter addressed to the Spectrum Management Unit with the following information:

Telecommunication Regulatory Authority would like to initiate a consultation on the available frequency spectrum in the band 3.5 GHz which can be released as soon as is practical and subject to the interest shown by stakeholders in acquiring these frequencies. In this regard TRA is seeking views on a number of issues such as frequency arrangement, number of blocks, technical condition and timing. Enclosed is a consultation document and we would welcome views and comments not later than 7th July 2016.