Satellite wireless services authorization

About the Service

Earth Station:

Spectrum authorization issued for every Earth station antenna communicating with a satellite. Spectrum authorization has to be obtained for any Earth station antenna, regardless of the direction of transmission, and for the use of any frequency bands.

VSAT:

Spectrum authorization issued for Very Small Aperture Terminals (VSAT), which are not subject to a class authorization. VSATs operating under a licensed service provider are class authorized.

GMPCS:

Spectrum authorization issued for the licensed GMPCS service provider for the use of the L-band frequency spectrum to provide GMPCS services to the public

ESIM:

Spectrum authorization issued for  Earth station in motion mounted on land based vehicles. Aeronautical and maritime ESIMs are included in the aircraft and ship licenses

Services:

SERVICE PROCESS

TARGET AUDIENCE

Spectrum users from individuals, businesses and government

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

Letter of the annual frequency allocation quota for the service provider (for GMPCS services)

Payment Channels

  • E- Payment
  • E-Dirham
  • Bank Transfer
  • Cheque Deposit

EXPECTED TIME

25 Days

OFFICER IN CHARGE

Engineer space services

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

  • Fill in the application form
  • Pay spectrum fees

SERVICE CHANNELS

  • TRA Website
  • AbuDhabi and Dubai Offices