TITLE

Dispatches Fighting Auctions

AUTHOR(S)
Carlson, Caron
PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Wireless Week;10/04/99, Vol. 5 Issue 40, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Evaluates the private spectrum auction proposals of the United States Federal Communications Commission. Views on the auction of private frequencies; Remarks from Mark Crosby, head of the coalition of dispatch radio representatives; Supporters of the competitive bidding for private frequencies.
ACCESSION #
2351598

 

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