Auctions: It's A Wrap
- Spectrum speculation. Ankeny, Jason // Wireless Review;Mar2005, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p19
Comments on the auction #58 initiated by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission. Amount generated from the auction; Implication of the poor outcome of the auction on the wireless industry.
- Industry: Delay 700 MHz auction. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;07/24/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 30, p1
Focuses on the efforts of the government and the wireless industry to hasten the 700 megahertz (MHz) guard-band auction of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Reason of FCC for delaying two auctions for the 36 MHz of spectrum; Claims of FCC violation of the Communications...
- Guard-band auction ends after 66 rounds, nets $519.9 million. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR Wireless News;9/25/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 39, p2
Focuses on the auction of guard-band manager licenses by the Federal Communications Commission in the United States. Information on the total money raised by the auction; Consideration of guard-band managers as an approach to spectrum management; Licenses bid by Nextel Spectrum Acquisition Corp.
- FCC Spells Relief With Opt-out. Rockwell, Mark // Wireless Week;11/18/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 41, p1
Reports on the ruling of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission in November 2002, releasing spectrum auction bidders from liability. Reaction from the wireless industry and analysts; Support gained from the U.S. Congress; Details of the re-auction of New Wave's spectrum.
- 18 to bid for 220 MHz band licenses. // RCR;05/31/99, Vol. 18 Issue 22, p58
Lists the qualified bidders in the Phase II 220 MHz band auction to be conducted by the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) slated to commence on June 8, 1999.
- AWS results could impact DE suit. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR Wireless News;10/2/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 40, p1
The article reports on the outcome of the advanced wireless services (AWS) auction in the U.S. and on the controversy surrounding the new guidelines created by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for designated entities. The FCC has decided to extend designated entity license sale...
- Lower 700 MHz auction set to start, rural auction ends. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR Wireless News;6/10/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 23, p11
Reports on the completion of the auction of several rural cellular licenses by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Licenses acquired by Western Wireless Corp. and Cingular Wireless LLC; Bidders for the paging licenses of lower 700 megahertz; Other auctions scheduled by the FCC.
- FCC goes forward with re-auction; sets March 23 date. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;08/24/98, Vol. 17 Issue 34, p10
Reports on the United States Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) August 19, 1998 disclosure of its plans to re-auction returned C-block licenses on March 23, 2001. Eligibility rules that will apply to the re-auction; Implications of the re-auction; Remarks by FCC Chairman William Kennard;...
- All I Want For Christmas Is Spectrum. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;11/29/99, Vol. 5 Issue 48, p3
Reports that the United States Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) proposed rules for auction of the 746-806 megahertz mixed-use band will be out by December 1999. Request of telecommunication groups to the FCC; Reason the band manager concept presents a conflict of interest.