TITLE

FCC Turns To Spectrum Managers

AUTHOR(S)
Carlson, Caron
PUB. DATE
March 2000
SOURCE
Wireless Week;03/06/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 10, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that television stations operating in channels 60-69 have rights to their spectrum only until the transition to digital television is complete. United States Federal Communications Commission's promotion of the auction of spectrum; Secondary market for the spectrum; Additional proposals for improved spectrum management.
ACCESSION #
2884805

 

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