From Nextel To NextWave, Conference Addresses Controversial Wireless Issues
- Judge keeps gag on Nextel. Luna, Lynnette // RCR;10/25/99, Vol. 18 Issue 43, p1
Reports that NextWave Telecom Inc.'s bankruptcy court in the United States has refused to lift a restraining order that bans Nextel Communications Inc. from soliciting votes from NextWave's creditors on an alternative reorganization plan. Nextel's attempt to obtain control of NextWave's...
- NextWave's funding sources questioned. // RCR Wireless News;2/4/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p3
States that Qualcomm Inc. may opt not to invest in NextWave Telecom Inc. Plan of NextWave to build its wireless network; Estimate on the amount of investment Qualcomm planned to invest in NextWave; Reason of Qualcomm for its doubt to invest.
- Senators voice concerns about Nextel deal. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;08/30/99, Vol. 18 Issue 35, p1
Reports on the signing of an agreement by the United States Federal Communications Commission's general counsel that paved the way for Nextel Communications Inc. to buy personal communications services licenses from NextWave Telecom Inc. Comments from lawmakers on the agency's attempt to broker...
- Verizon pushes Nextel out of first place in metrics analysis. Meyer, Dan // RCR Wireless News;3/31/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 13, p13
Presents information on the ranking made by N. Moore Capital Ltd. of U.S. and Canadian cellular telephone service carriers in 2002. Decline of Nextel Communications Inc. to second place; Rise of Verizon Wireless to the top; Criteria used in the ranking.
- NextWave ready to resume rollout. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // Global Wireless;Jul/Aug2001, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p7
Reports on the decision of NextWave Telecom to resume the development of its network. Funds of NextWave in debtor-in-possession financing from bankruptcy-court-approved financing; Status of NextWave's C- and F-block licenses which the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) re-auctioned in...
- Supreme Court takes FCC vs. NextWave. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR Wireless News;3/11/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p1
Reports on the decision of the U.S. Supreme Court to accept the case U.S. Federal Communications Commission versus NextWave Telecom Inc. Details of the case; Ruling of the lower courts on the case; Importance of the case to the cellular telephone service industry.
- Carriers continue spectrum search. Meyer, Dan // RCR Wireless News;3/11/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p1
Explains that cellular telephone service companies in the U.S. are searching for spectrum they need for their operation. Implications of the decision of the U.S. Supreme Court to review the case U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) versus NextWave Telecom Inc.; Information on the...
- Timing is off. Ford, Tracy // RCR Wireless News;3/11/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p12
Evaluates the timing of the decision of the U.S. Supreme Court to review the case NextWave Telecom Inc. versus U.S. Federal Communications Commission dealing with spectrum auction. Importance of the case to the government and to the wireless communications industry; Companies in the industry...
- Money top obstacle in effort to stop 800 MHz interference. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR Wireless News;5/13/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 19, p11
Reports on the problem faced by commercial and private wireless industries on who will pay for fixing the interference problem at 800 megahertz. Proposal of Nextel Communications Inc.; Costs of various proposals; Importance of the restructuring of the 800 MHz.