Bids reach $13 billion, pool of bidders dwindles

Meyer, Dan
January 2001
RCR Wireless News;1/8/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on the amount of bids and the number of bidders for the United States Federal Communications Commission's re-auction of 422 personal communications services licenses.


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