Cable Bids Big In Airwaves Auction

Brown, Karen
September 2006
Multichannel News;9/4/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 35, p34
The article highlights the ongoing Advanced Wireless Spectrum (AWS) auction conducted by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission that will determine the ownership of 1,222 AWS licenses offered for 10-megahertz (MHz) or 20-MHz blocks in two frequency bands in the U.S. The top bidders for the event include the coalition of Sprint Nextel Corp. and cable operators such as Comcast, Time Warner Cable and Cox Communications.


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