FCC Puts Bidders On Hold--Again

Rockwell, Mark
February 2002
Wireless Week;2/4/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the decision of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Michael Powell to hold the reimbursement of bidders in the re-auctioned NextWave Telecom Inc. spectrum until pending legal action is completed. Reactions from industry executives; Amount of the reimbursement offer.


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