FCC Sets 700 MHz Auction

January 2002
Wireless Week;01/28/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p5
Trade Publication
Deals with the announcement made by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission that it will begin its auction for licenses in the 700 Megahertz band on June 19, 2002. Reason behind the delay in the auction for the licenses.


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