Notice 2020-DRS0021

November 5, 2020

Amendment of RSS-170, Issue 3

Notice is hereby given that Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED) has amended the following standard:

This standard has been amended to note that ATC equipment operating in the 2483.5-2495 MHz band must be certified under RSS-170 based on the requirements set forth in SMSE-009-20 Decision on Globalstar Canada’s Application for Ancillary Terrestrial Component (ATC) Authority in the 2.4 GHz Band (2483.5-2495 MHz) and in RSS-Gen.


General information

The Radio Equipment Standards list will be amended accordingly.

As no major changes have been made in the new version of this RSS standard, Certification bodies should ensure that this version is added to their scope during the next assessment cycle.


Submitting comments

Comments and suggestions for improving this standard and/or specification may be submitted online, using the Standard Change Request form.


Obtaining copies

Copies of this notice and of documents referred to herein are available electronically on the Spectrum Management and Telecommunications Web site.


Stephan Meyer
Manager, Regulatory Standards,
Engineering, Planning and Standards Branch
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada