CEPT, ECC and ERC documents directly related to the Radio Astronomy Service

CEPT Reports:

CEPT Report 003Harmonise radio spectrum to facilitate a coordinated EU introduction of Automotive Short Range Radar systems


ECC Decisions:

ECC Decision (02)08: “Free circulation and use of Satellite User Terminals operating within the frequency bands 1525 – 1559 MHz space-to-Earth and 1626.5 – 1660.5 MHz Earth-to-space, in CEPT countries, enlarging the field of application of ERC/DEC/(95)01

ECC Decision (02)11: “Exemption from individual licensing of Satellite User Terminals operating within the frequency bands 1525 – 1559 MHz space-to-Earth and 1626.5 – 1660.5 MHz Earth-to-space, for land mobile applications

ECC Decision (04)03: “on the frequency band 77 – 81 GHz to be designated for the use of Automotive Short Range Radars

ECC Decision (04)10: “on the frequency bands to be designated for the temporary introduction of Automotive Short Range Radars (SRR)

ECC Decision (05)05: “on harmonised utilisation of spectrum for IMT-2000/UMTS systems operating within the band 2500 – 2690 MHz

ECC Decision (06)04: “on the harmonised conditions for devices using UWB technology in bands below 10.6 GHz

ECC/DEC/(06)08: Ground- and Wall- Probing Radar (GPR/WPR) imaging systems

ECC Decision (07)01: “on on specific Material Sensing devices using Ultra-Wideband (UWB) technology

ECC Decision (09)02 Harmonisation of the bands 1610-1626.5 / 2483.5-2500 MHz for use by systems in the MSS


ECC Recommendations:

ECC Recommendation (02)05: “Unwanted Emissions


ECC Reports:

ECC Report 18: “Compatibility and sharing studies between the RAS operating in the band 10.6-10.7 GHz and other services

ECC Report 23: “Compatibility of automotive collision warning short range radar operating at 24 GHz with FS, EESS and radio astronomy

ECC Report 24: “PLT, DSL, Cable communications (including cable TV), LANs and their effect on radio services

ECC Report 26: “Compatibility and sharing of AMSS with existing services at 14-14.5 GHz

ECC Report 45: “Sharing and adjacent band compatibility Between UMTS/IMT-2000 in the band 2500-2690 MHz and other Services

ECC Report 47: “Protection of the Radio Astronomy Service from unwanted emissions of HEO BSS systems operating in the band 620-790 MHz

ECC Report 56: “Compatibility of automotive collision warning Short Range Radar operating at 79 GHz with radiocommunication services

ECC Report 64: “on the protection requirements of radiocommunication systems below 10.6 GHz from Generic UWB Applications ” and related Annexes

ECC Report 67: “Compatibility study for a generic limit for the emission levels of inductive SRDs below 30 MHz

ECC Report 95: “Sharing between MSS systems using TDMA and MSS systems using CDMA in the band 1610 – 1626.5 MHz

ECC Report 112: “The impact of unwanted emissions of iridium satellites to radioastronomy stations in the band 1610.6-1613.8 MHz

ECC Report 123: “The impact of Object Discrimination and Characterization (ODC) applications using Ultra-Wideband (UWB) technology on radio services

ECC Report 124: “Coexistence between Fixed Service operating in 71-76 / 81-86 GHz and the passive services

ECC Report 128: “Compatibility studies between pseudolites and services in the frequency bands 1164-1215, 1215-1300 and 1559-1610 MHz

ECC Report 139: “Impact of Level Probing Radars (LPR), using Ultra-Wideband Technology on Radiocommunications Services


ERC Decisions:

ERC/DEC(97)03: ERC Decision on the harmonized use of spectrum for satellite personal communications services (S-PCS) operating within the bands 1610-1626.5 MHz, 2483.5-2500 MHz, 1980-2010 MHz, 2170-2200 MHz

ERC/DEC(97)05: ERC Decision on the free circulation, use and licensing of mobile earth stations of the Satellite Personal Communications Services (S-PCS) operating within the bands 1610-1626.5 MHz, 2483.5-2500 MHz, 1980-2010 MHz, 2170-2200 MHz within CEPT

ERC/DEC(98)01: ERC Decision of 20 March 1998 on the free circulation and use of INMARSAT-D terminals in CEPT member countries enlarging the field of application of ERC/DEC/(95)01.

ERC/DEC(98)02: ERC Decision of 20 March 1998 on the free circulation and use of INMARSAT-phones (also known as INMARSAT Mini-M) in CEPT member countries enlarging the field of application of ERC/DEC/(95)01.

ERC/DEC(98)03: ERC Decision of 20 March 1998 on the free circulation and use of EMS-PRODAT terminals in CEPT member countries enlarging the field of application of ERC/DEC/(95)01.

ERC/DEC(98)04: ERC Decision of 20 March 1998 on the free circulation and use of EMS-MSSAT terminals in CEPT member countries enlarging the field of application of ERC/DEC/(95)01.

ERC/DEC(98)05: ERC Decision of 20 March 1998 on the adoption of approval regulation for short range devices operating in the frequency range 25 to 1000 MHz with power levels of up to 500 mW based on the European Standard (Telecommunications series) EN 300 220-1.

ERC/DEC(98)12: ERC Decision of 23 November 1998 on Exemption from Individual Licensing of Inmarsat-D terminals for land mobile applications

ERC/DEC(98)13 ERC Decision of 23 November 1998 on Exemption from Individual Licensing of Inmarsat-C terminals for land mobile applications

ERC/DEC(98)14 ERC Decision of 23 November 1998 on Exemption from Individual Licensing of Inmarsat-M terminals for land mobile applications


ERC Recommendations:

ERC Recommendation TR13-01 concerning Preferred channel arrangements for fixed services in the range 1-3 GHz.

ERC Recommendation 70-03 Relating to the use of Short Range Devices (SRD).

ERC Recommendation 74-01 concerning Spurious emissions

MRC Recommendation 1

MRC Recommendation 4 concerning Radioastronomy in the Band 1610.6-1613.8 MHz vis-a-vis the Authorization of Iridium

MRC Recommendation 6 concerning Radioastronomy services and the Authorization of Iridium

MRC Recommendation 7 concerning the Radioastronomy services and the Authorisation of Iridium

MRC Recommendation 8 concerning Radio Astronomy Services and the Authorisation of Iridium


ERC Reports:

ERC Report 11: “Sharing between terrestrial flight telephone system (TFTS) and radio astronomy in the 1.6 GHz band

ERC Report 25: “Frequency range 29.7 MHz to 105 GHz and associated European table of frequency allocations and utilizations

ERC Report 26: “Compatibility study between Mobile-Satellite Service in the 1610-1626.5 MHz band and Radio Astronomy Service in the 1610.6-1613.8 MHz band

ERC Report 36: “Sharing between the Fixed Service and the Radio Astronomy Service in the frequency range 3.4-105 GHz

ERC Report 49: “Sharing between mobile earth stations and radioastronomy observatories

ERC Report 50: “Interference calculations from MSS satellite into radio astronomy observations

ERC Report 69: “Propagation model and interference range calculation for inductive systems 10 kHz – 30 MHz

ERC Report 74: “Compatibility between radio frequency identification devices (RFID) and the radioastronomy service at 13 MHz

ERC Report 85: “Compatibility Analysis of Radio Astronomy in the Frequency Range 608 – 614 MHz with DVB-T

ERC Report 87: “Sharing studies between MES and existing terrestrial services in the bands already allocated to the MSS below 1 GHz