FCC Expects Challenges
- Longing for the good old days. Ford, Tracy // RCR;11/22/99, Vol. 18 Issue 47, p12
Comments on the Bill Clinton Administration's policy on spectrum auctions. Personal communication services auctions; Spectrum management policy of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC).
- Spectrum cap relaxed. Meyer, Dan // RCR Wireless News;11/12/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 46, p1
Deals with the impact of the spectrum operation ruling of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on the consolidation trend in the wireless communications industry. Companies which will be affected by the ruling; Information on the degree of spectrum held by wireless operators...
- FCC to consider E911, spectrum caps at meeting. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;09/13/99, Vol. 18 Issue 37, p3
Reports on the holding of a United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) meeting wherein it is expected to consider rules for the deployment of enhanced 911 automatic location identification technologies and spectrum caps and other issues. E911 phase; Issue on whether spectrum caps...
- FCC proposes allocation for intelligent transportation service. Barritt, Keith A. // RCR;09/21/98, Vol. 17 Issue 38, p50
Reports that the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has proposed rules to allocate 75 megahertz of spectrum, to help develop the US intelligent transportation systems industry. Date in which comments in the proceeding and reply comments are due; What DSRC systems will...
- Spectrum Cap Removal Gains Momentum. Glick, Eric // Wireless Week;04/16/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 16, p12
States that officials of the United States Federal Communications Commission are discussing the possibility of removing the spectrum cap through a legislation. Purpose of the spectrum cap; Introduction of the Third Generation Wireless Internet Act by Senator Sam Brownback (R-Kan.); Why some...
- New York, D.C., San Fran first to be retuned in rebanding plan. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR Wireless News;2/7/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p8
Reports on the plan of New York, Washington, D.C. and San Francisco, California to begin the 800 megahertz (MHz) reconfiguration process, according to the 800 MHz Transition Administrator. Information on the rebanding process established by the Transition Administrator; Companies selected as...
- FCC Releases New Rules Prior to Incentive Auction. WELCH, KELLEIGH // Systems Contractor News;Sep2015, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p10
The article reports on the rules released by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission related to the use of new spectrum bands in wireless microphones and unlicensed services within the 600 MegaHertz (MHz) band, and states that the Commission's 600 MHz band will be auctioned in 2016.
- C block saga continues. Gohring, Nancy // Telephony;08/31/98, Vol. 235 Issue 9, p14
Reports that the United States Federal Communications Commission has set a March 1999 deadline for the reauction of Personal Communication Service (PSC) C block spectrum. Comparison with the original auction; Ceiling set for the minimum opening bids; Upfront payment amount per megaHertz per pop.
- 300-plus licenses returned. Luna, Lynnette // RCR;06/22/98, Vol. 17 Issue 25, p1
Reports that many C-block personal communications services licensees will be returning their licenses to the United States Federal Communications Commission. Factors which contributed to the decision to return the licenses; Number of licenses which will be returned; Comments form Perry Walter,...