FCC Announcements

STANDING ROCK TELECOMMUNICATIONS, INC.'S REQUEST FOR WAIVER AND RENEWAL. December 17, 2018 15:26

STANDING ROCK TELECOMMUNICATIONS, INC.'S REQUEST FOR WAIVER AND RENEWAL. Conditionally granted both Standing Rock's request for waiver of the filing deadline and its late-filed renewal application.(DA No. 18-1259). W

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USE OF SPECTRUM BANDS ABOVE 24 GHZ FOR MOBILE RADIO SERVICES. December 13, 2018 18:06

This Report and Order adopts new band plans for the Upper 37 GHz, 39 GHz, and 47 GHz bands and an incentive auction mechanism that will offer contiguous blocks in these bands and preserve incumbents usage rights.(Dkt No 14-177). Action by: the Commission. Adopted: 2018-12-12 by R&O. (FCC No. 18-180). WTB OEA. 

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FCC ADOPTS INNOVATIVE INCENTIVE AUCTION FOR 5G HIGH-BAND SPECTRUM. NEWS RELEASE (AGENDA ITEM). December 13, 2018 17:53

News Release. Adopted: 2018-12-12. OMR WTB. 

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INCENTIVE AUCTION TASK FORCE AND WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU GRANT 600 MHZ LICENSES. November 30, 2018 10:34

(DA No. 18-1219). Public Notice announcing that a 600 MHz long-form application from Auction 1002 is granted.

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WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU SEEKS COMMENT ON WIRELESS INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDERS ASSOCIATION AND UTILITIES TEHNOLOGY COUNCIL REQUEST FOR WAIVER OF CITIZENS BROADBAND RADIO SERVICE TRANSITION DEADLINE November 27, 2018 10:28

(DA No. 18-1206). (Dkt No 18-353). Comments Due: 2018-12-12. Reply Comments Due: 2018-12-24.

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EXPANDING FLEXIBLE USE OF THE 3.7 TO 4.2 GHZ BAND Reply Comment Date Extended for 3.7 – 4.2 GHz Band NPRM. November 23, 2018 15:46

(Dkt No 18-122 17-183 RM-11778 RM-11791). Action by: Chief, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau. Reply Comments Due: 2018-12-11. Adopted: 2018-11-21 by ORDER. (DA No. 18-1190). WTB.

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AUCTION OF 24 GHZ UPPER MICROWAVE FLEXIBLE USE SERVICE LICENSES FOR NEXT-GENERATION WIRELESS SERVICES; APPLICATIONS OF 58 APPLICANTS FOR AUCTION 102 DEEMED TO BE COMPLETE. November 01, 2018 10:32

(DA No. 18-1116). (Dkt No 18-85). Announces the status of short-form applications to participate in Auction 102 (UMFUS – 24 GHz).

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AUCTION OF 28 GHZ UPPER MICROWAVE FLEXIBLE USE SERVICE LICENSES FOR NEXT-GENERATION WIRELESS SERVICES; 40 APPLICANTS QUALIFIED TO BID IN AUCTION 101. November 01, 2018 10:31

(DA No. 18-1115). (Dkt No 18-85). Identifies 40 applicants qualified to bid in the upcoming auction of 28 GHz band UMFUS licenses (Auction 101).

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REQUESTS OF THREE LICENSEES OF 22 MVDDS LICENSES FOR EXTENSION OF TIME TO MEET THE FINAL BUILDOUT REQUIREMENT; APPLICATIONS OF THREE LICENSEES FOR RENEWAL OF 22 MVDDS LICENSES. October 30, 2018 09:50

WTB denies requests of three licensees of 22 MVDDS licenses for extensions of time to meet final buildout requirement. (DA No. 18-1109). WTB. 

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UNLICENSED USE OF THE 6 GHZ BAND; EXPANDING FLEXIBLE USE IN MID-BAND SPECTRUM BETWEEN 3.7 AND 24 GHZ. October 25, 2018 13:29

The FCC propose rules that will promote new opportunities for unlicensed use in portions of the 1200 megahertz of spectrum in the 5.925-7.125 (6 GHz) band . (Dkt No 18-295 17-183).

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PROMOTING INVESTMENT IN THE 3550-3700 MHZ BAND October 25, 2018 13:26

This R&O makes changes to the licensing and technical rules for PALs in the 3.5 GHz band, promoting innovation and investment by a variety of users through larger licenses areas, longer license terms, and performance requirements. (Dkt No 17-258).

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INTERNATIONAL BUREAU ANNOUNCES TWO-WEEK EXTENSION OF FILING WINDOW FOR EARTH STATIONS CURRENTLY OPERATING IN 3.7-4.2 GHZ BAND October 17, 2018 15:44

(DA No. 18-1061). (Dkt No 18-122).

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AUCTIONS OF UPPER MICROWAVE FLEXIBLE USE LICENSES FOR NEXT-GENERATION WIRELESS SERVICES; STATUS OF SHORT-FORM APPLICATIONS TO PARTICIPATE IN AUCTION 101 (28 GHZ) AND AUCTION 102 (24 GHZ). October 10, 2018 14:01

(DA No. 18-1035). (Dkt No 18-85). Wireless Telecommunications Bureau announces the status of short-form applications to participate in Auction 101 (28 GHz) and Auction 102 (24 GHz).

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APPLICATIONS OF T-MOBILE US, INC., AND SPRINT CORPORATION FOR CONSENT TO TRANSFER CONTROL OF LICENSES AND AUTHORIZATIONS EXTENSION OF DATE FOR FILING REPLIES; EXTENSION OF DATE FOR FILING REPLIES. October 03, 2018 16:08

APPLICATIONS OF T-MOBILE US, INC., AND SPRINT CORPORATION FOR CONSENT TO TRANSFER CONTROL OF LICENSES AND AUTHORIZATIONS EXTENSION OF DATE FOR FILING REPLIES; EXTENSION OF DATE FOR FILING REPLIES. (DA No. 18-1012). (Dkt No 18-197).

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ACCELERATING WIRELESS BROADBAND DEPLOYMENT BY REMOVING BARRIERS TO INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT; ACCELERATING WIRELINE BROADBAND DEPLOYMENT BY REMOVING BARRIERS TO INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT. September 28, 2018 14:55

FCC removes barriers to wireless infrastructure deployment by clarifying scope of Sections 253 and 332 and establishing shot clocks for small wireless facilities. (Dkt No 17-79 17-84). Action by: the Commission. Adopted: 2018-09-26 by Declaratory Ruling. (FCC No. 18-133).

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WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU AND OFFICE OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY SEEK COMMENT PURSUANT TO THE SPECTRUM PIPELINE ACT OF 2015\r\n. August 13, 2018 18:34

(DA No. 18-841). (Dkt No 14-177 15-319 17-183 17-258). Public Notice seeks comment pursuant to Spectrum Pipeline Act prior to submitting report to Congress on 3.5 GHz band rule changes and proposals to identify 1 gigahertz of spectrum . Comments Due: 2018-09-11. Reply Comments Due: 2018-09-26.

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WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU RELEASES UPDATED LIST OF LICENSES TO BE OFFERED IN AUCTION 102 (24 GHZ); ANNOUNCES ADJUSTMENT TO THE CATEGORIES AND NUMBER OF GENERIC LICENSE BLOCKS. August 10, 2018 16:49

 (DA No. 18-835). (Dkt No 18-85). Announces availability of the updated list of licenses to be offered in Auction 102 and corresponding adjustments to the categories and number of generic blocks. WTB.

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WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU RELEASES UPDATED LIST OF LICENSES TO BE OFFERED IN AUCTION 102 (24 GHZ); ANNOUNCES ADJUSTMENT TO THE CATEGORIES AND NUMBER OF GENERIC LICENSE BLOCKS. August 10, 2018 00:00

(DA No. 18-835). (Dkt No 18-85). Announces availability of the updated list of licenses to be offered in Auction 102 and corresponding adjustments to the categories and number of generic blocks.

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AMERICAN SAMOA TELECOMMUNICATIONS AUTHORITY (ASTCA) August 09, 2018 13:15

Granted the Request for Extension of Time. Action by: Chief, Mobility Division, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau. by LETTER. (DA No. 18-819). WTB. 

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WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU SEEKS COMMENT ON T-MOBILE US, INC. AND SPRINT CORPORATION REQUESTS FOR A DECLARATORY RULING OR WAIVER OF THE COMMISSION'S RULES FOR AUCTIONS 101 AND 102. (DA No. 18-831) August 09, 2018 11:33

(Dkt No 18-85). Comment deadline established on separate requests of T-Mobile US, Inc. and Sprint Corporation for a clarification and declaratory ruling, or alternatively a waiver of certain competitive bidding rules for Auctions 101 and 102 . Comments Due: 2018-08-22. WTB.

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USE OF SPECTRUM BANDS ABOVE 24 GHZ FOR MOBILE RADIO SERVICES. August 06, 2018 11:26

This further notice of proposed rulemaking proposes service rule changes for the 39 GHz band and an incentive auction mechanism that would offer contiguous blocks of spectrum in the Upper 37 GHz, 39 GHz and 47 GHz bands. (Dkt No 14-177). Action by: the Commission. Comments Due: 2018-09-17. Reply Comments Due: 2018-10-08. Adopted: 2018-08-02 by FNPRM. (FCC No. 18-110). WTB. 

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FCC SPEEDS ACCESS TO UTILITY POLES TO PROMOTE BROADBAND, 5G DEPLOYMENT. August 03, 2018 11:23

Access to Polls Must Be Swift, Predictable, and Affordable. News Release. (Dkt No 17-84 17-79). Adopted: 2018-08-02.

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WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU SEEKS COMMENT ON DISH REQUEST FOR WAIVER OF AWS-4 AND H-BLOCK EMISSION LIMITS. (DA No. 18-813). August 03, 2018 11:21

(Dkt No 18-237). WTB seeks comment on the request of DISH Network Corporation (DISH), for waiver of Sections 27.53(h)(1) and 27.53(h)(2)(iv) of the Commission's rules . Comments Due: 2018-08-20. Reply Comments Due: 2018-08-30.

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AUCTIONS OF UPPER MICROWAVE FLEXIBLE USE LICENSE FOR NEXT GENERATION WIRELESS SERVICES; NOTICE AND FILING REQUIREMENTS, MINIMUM OPENING BIDS, UPFRONT PAYMENTS, AND OTHER PROCEDURES FOR AUCTIONS 101 (28 GHZ) AND 109 (24 GHZ) August 03, 2018 11:19

(Dkt No 18-85). FCC establishes the application and bidding procedures for the upcoming auctions of UMFUS licenses in the 28 GHz and 24 GHz bands. (FCC No. 18-109). WTB. Action by: the Commission.

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