700 MHz: Further Delay Looms

Carlson, Caron
July 2000
Wireless Week;07/24/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 30, p3
Trade Publication
Reports that the auction of third-generation (3G) wireless technology licenses at 700 MHz might be delayed again in the United States in 2000. Implications of another delay; Remarks from Representative Rick Boucher (D-Va.); Suggestion of wireless carriers to the Federal Communications Commission.


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