Spectrum Cap Removal Gains Momentum
- 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...
- 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 Hits Carving Block. Carlson, Caron // Wireless Week;06/05/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 23, p1
Reports that the United States Federal Communications Commission is planning to change each 30-Megahertz C-Block frequency spectrum. Reactions from small wireless telecommunication companies; Actions taken by large telecommunication companies.
- `Invisible Hand' Touches Spectrum Regulation. Carlson, Caron // Wireless Week;06/05/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 23, p10
Comments on the plans of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to distribute frequency spectrum in the secondary market. Problems with the application of a free-market concept for spectrum allocation; Views of telecommunication executives on the plans of the FCC.
- Industry Visits Secondary Market. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;02/12/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 7, p42
Reports that the United States Federal Communications Commission is looking for ways to clear space in the spectrum frequency by opening a robust secondary market in 2001. Benefits of a secondary market; Problems in leasing arrangements.
- Give Rural America Its Due. Bloomfield, Shirley // Wireless Week;2/4/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p4
Comments on the failure of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to disseminate wireless spectrum among a variety of licensees that would provide communications services to rural areas in the U.S. Harmful effects of combining licenses of rural and urban into a geographic service territory;...
- The Spectrum Plot Thickens. Alleven, Monica // Wireless Week;2/4/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p41
Focuses on the controversies surrounding the frequency spectrum sector in the U.S. Decision of Federal Communications Commission Chairman Michael Powell to hold its anticipated plan to return a portion of the deposits; Plans of the commission for a task force to come up with a spectrum...
- Commissioner Says Auction Will Proceed. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;4/8/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 14, p38
Reports on the decision of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to pursue the 700 megahertz auction scheduled to begin in June 2002, despite request for a delay by a number of wireless carriers and the Computer Technology Internet Association. Reason for the request; Consequences of...