Prototypes and Experiments

At-scale test facilities that enable rapid experimentation & dual-use application prototyping

Tranche Base Experiments

The US Department of Defense (DoD) revealed plans to launch 5G testbeds at a number of military sites, where it will conduct large-scale experiments in collaboration with private sector partners.


 – Saving Our Spectrum, October 10, 2019

DoD 5G - Prototyping and Experimentation Presentation

Joseph B. Evans
Technical Director for 5G OUSD(R&E)

Dr. Joseph Evans, technical director for 5G with the Defense Department's Office of the Undersecretary of Defense for Research and Engineering, briefs the media to announce the seven military installations that have been selected to host 5G communications technology testing and experimentation via a telephone conference at the Pentagon, June 3, 2020.

Read the full press release on the briefing  / Read the transcript from the briefing

Dr. Joseph Evans media briefing on 5G Testing Locations