FCC Announcements

COMPETITIVE BIDDING PROCEDURES FOR AUCTION 103 (UPPER 37 GHZ, 39 GHZ, 47 GHZ); REQUESTS OF T-MOBILE US, INC., SPRINT CORPORATION, AND DISH NETWORK CORPORATION FOR WAIVER OF SECTION 1.2105(A)(2)(IX) OF THE COMMISSION'S RULES. October 7, 2019 20:39

Grants the request of Sprint Corporation for a waiver of section 1.2105(a) with respect to its Auction 103 short-form application; dismisses as moot waiver requests of T-Mobile US, Inc. and DISH Network Corporation. (Dkt No 19-59).

(DA No. 19-1017).

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INCENTIVE AUCTION OF UPPER MICROWAVE FLEXIBLE USE SERVICE LICENSES IN THE UPPER 37 GHZ, 39 GHZ, AND 47 GHZ BANDS FOR NEXT-GENERATION WIRELESS SERVICES; STATUS OF SHORT-FORM APPLICATIONS TO PARTICIPATE IN AUCTION 103 October 7, 2019 20:37

(DA No. 19-1003). (Dkt No 19-59). Announces the status of short-form applications to participate in Auction 103 (Upper 37 GHz, 39 GHz, and 47 GHz).

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WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU GRANTS 28 GHZ BAND UPPER MICROWAVE FLEXIBLE USE SERVICE LICENSES October 1, 2019 00:00

(DA No. 19-994). Public Notice announcing that certain 28 GHz Long-Form Applications from Auction 101 are granted.  

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FCC SEEKS COMMENT ON BIDDING PROCEDURES FOR 3.5 GHZ AUCTION. September 27, 2019 10:07

The Federal Communications Commission voted to seek comment on proposed application and bidding procedures for the auction of Priority Access Licenses (PALs) in the 3550-3650 MHz portion of the 3.5 GHz Band . News Release. (Dkt No 19-244).

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WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU AND OFFICE OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY APPROVE FIVE SPECTRUM ACCESS SYSTEM ADMINISTRATORS TO BEGIN INITIAL COMMERCIAL DEPLOYMENTS IN THE 3.5 GHZ BAND. September 16, 2019 00:00

(DA No. 19-915). (Dkt No 15-319).

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WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU AND OFFICE OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY ANNOUNCE THE APPROVAL AND REGISTRATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL SENSING CAPABILITY SENSORS OF THREE ESC OPERATORS FOR THE 3.5 GHZ BAND. July 30, 2019 11:40

(DA No. 19-718). (Dkt No 15-319). With this PN WTB and OET approve the Environmental Sensing Capability (ESC) sensor deployment and coverage plans of three ESC operators. WTB. 

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WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU, INTERNATIONAL BUREAU, OFFICE OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY, AND OFFICE OF ECONOMICS AND ANALYTICS SEEK FOCUSED ADDITIONAL COMMENT IN 3.7-4.2 GHZ BAND PROCEEDING July 22, 2019 15:18

(DA No. 19-678). (Dkt No 18-122 RM-11791 RM-11778). This PN seeks comment on issues essential to the introduction of new terrestrial wireless services in the 3.7-4.2 GHz band, including incumbent protection criteria, technical and licensing rules, and protecting and transitioning existing users. Comments Due: 2019-08-07. Reply Comments Due: 2019-08-14. WTB IB OET OEA.

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FCC FORM 175 APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS AND TECHNICAL GUIDES ON BIDDING PROCEDURES FOR AUCTION 103 (UPPER 37 GHZ, 39 GHZ, AND 47 GHZ). (DA No. 19-641) July 12, 2019 09:40

Announces availability of FCC Form 175 application instructions and guides that provide technical and mathematical detail regarding the bidding and assignment procedures for Auction 103 (Upper 37 GHz, 39 GHz, and 47 GHz). OEA. 

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TRANSFORMING THE 2.5 GHZ BAND July 12, 2019 09:39

The R&O allows for more efficient and effective use of 2.5 GHz spectrum by increasing flexibility for existing EBS licensees and providing new opportunities for rural Tribal Nations and other entities to access unused portions of the band. (Dkt No 18-120). Action by: the Commission. Adopted: 2019-07-10 by R&O. (FCC No. 19-62). WTB. 

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INCENTIVE AUCTION OF UPPER MICROWAVE FLEXIBLE USE SERVICE LICENSES IN THE UPPER 37, 39, AND 47 GHZ BANDS FOR NEXT-GENERATION WIRELESS SERVICES; PROCEDURES FOR AUCTION 103. July 12, 2019 09:36

(Dkt No 14-177 19-59). Establishes procedures to be used for Auction 103, the Commission's third and largest auction of high-band spectrum that is intended to further the deployment of 5G wireless, the Internet of Things, and other advanced spectrum-based services. (FCC No. 19-63). OEA. Action by: the Commission. 

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FCC ESTABLISHES PROCEDURES FOR NEXT 5G SPECTRUM AUCTION July 10, 2019 14:52

Auction of Upper 37 GHz, 39GHz, and 47 GHz Bands Critical to Ensuring United States Leadership in 5G . (Dkt No 19-59).

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FCC TRANSFORMS 2.5 GHZ BAND FOR 5G SERVICES. NEWS RELEASE. July 10, 2019 14:49

News Release. (Dkt No 18-120)

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IN THE MATTER OF SERVICE RULES FOR THE 698-746, 747-762 AND 777-792 MHZ BANDS. June 25, 2019 16:14

This order grants a partial waiver to permit Verizon to lock a customer's handset for 60 days from the date it becomes active on Verizon's network to combat identity theft. (Dkt No 06-150). 

(DA No. 19-593). WTB. 

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Transforming the 2.5GHz Band June 19, 2019 14:00

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WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU ANNOUNCES START DATE FOR PHASE 1 OF RELICENSING 700 MHZ SPECTRUM IN FOUR UNSERVED AREAS June 12, 2019 20:40

(DA No. 19-544). (Dkt No 06-150).

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WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU ANNOUNCES THAT APPLICATIONS FOR 28 GHZ BAND FLEXIBLE USE LICENSES ARE ACCEPTED FOR FILING June 5, 2019 22:27

(DA No. 19-517). Public Notice announcing that certain 28 GHz long-form applications from Auction 101 are accepted for filing.

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WINNING BIDDERS ANNOUNCED FOR AUCTION OF 28 GHZ UPPER MICROWAVE FLEXIBLE USE SERVICE LICENSES (AUCTION 101) June 5, 2019 17:31

(DA No. 19-484). (Dkt No 18-85). Announces the bidding results of the Auction of 28 GHz Band UMFUS licenses (Auction 101) .

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AUCTION OF 24 GHZ UPPER MICROWAVE FLEXIBLE USE SERVICE LICENSES CLOSES; WINNING BIDDERS ANNOUNCED FOR AUCTION 102 June 3, 2019 17:30

(DA No. 19-485). (Dkt No 18-85). Auction of 24 GHz Band UMFUS licenses (Auction 102) closes; down payments and FCC Forms 601 and 602 due June 17, 2019; final payments due July 1, 2019.

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NOTICE OF UPDATED 39 GHZ RECONFIGURATION PROCEDURES; PREPARATION FOR INCENTIVE AUCTION OF UPPER MICROWAVE FLEXIBLE USE SERVICE LICENSES IN THE 37 GHZ, 39 GHZ, AND 47 GHZ BANDS (AUCTION 103). May 14, 2019 14:30

(DA No. 19-397). (Dkt No 14-177 19-59). FCC adopts updated procedures to reconfigure and modify existing 39 GHz licenses in preparation for Auction 103.

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IN THE MATTER OF ALLOCATION AND SERVICE RULES FOR THE 1675–1680 MHZ BAND May 13, 2019 07:30

This NPRM proposes to reallocate spectrum in the 1675-1680 MHz band for shared use between incumbent federal operations and new, non-federal flexible wireless (fixed or mobile) use. The Order corrects a typographical error in the part 27 rules. (Dkt No 19-116).

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FCC PROPOSES TO MAKE ADDITIONAL SPECTRUM AVAILABLE FOR MOBILE SERVICES IN THE 1675-1680 MHZ BAND May 10, 2019 10:53

NEWS RELEASE (AGENDA ITEM). News Release. (Dkt No 19-116). Adopted: 2019-05-09.

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WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU AND OFFICE OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY ANNOUNCE THE APPROVAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL SENSING CAPABILITIES FOR THE 3.5 GHZ BAND April 29, 2019 08:57

GN DOCKET NO. 15-319. (DA No. 19-352). (Dkt No 15-319). WTB and OET approve three Environmental Sensing Capabilities (ESCs) for use in the 3.5 GHz band. The ESCs will be used to detect the presence of federal incumbent radar transmissions and communicate that information to one or more certified SASs.

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TECHNICAL GUIDES ON PROPOSED BIDDING PROCEDURES FOR AUCTION 103 (UPPER 37 GHZ, 39 GHZ, AND 47 GHZ). (DA No. 19-286). April 16, 2019 13:05

Announces availability of guides that provide technical and mathematical detail regarding the proposed bidding and assignment procedures for Auction 103 (Upper 37 GHz, 39 GHz, and 47 GHz).

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FCC PROPOSES TO MODERNIZE RULE FOR OVER-THE-AIR RECEPTION DEVICES TO PREPARE FOR 5G FUTURE April 15, 2019 14:51

NEWS RELEASE (AGENDA ITEM). News Release. (Dkt No 19-71). Adopted: 2019-04-12.

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