FCC Announcements

FCC EXPANDS CHANNEL SHARING OPPORTUNITIES FOR BROADCASTERS. March 23, 2017 14:30

Action gives more sharing flexibility to TV stations that relinquished spectrum in the incentive auction, as well as to LPTV and TV translators, to help ensure continuity of service to viewers.  News Release. (Dkt No 12-268 03-185 15-137 ). Adopted:  03/23/2017. 

CHANNEL SHARING BY STATIONS OUTSIDE THE BROADCAST TELEVISION SPECTRUM INCENTIVE AUCTION CONTEXT. March 23, 2017 00:00

Commission authorizes channel sharing outside the context of the incentive auction and thus permits stations with auction-related channel sharing agreements to continue to operate if their auction-related agreements expire or otherwise terminate. (Dkt No.  12-268 03-185 15-137 ). Action by:  the Commission. Adopted:  03/23/2017 by R&O. (FCC No. 17-29).  MB 

AT&T MOBILITY SPECTRUM LLC AND FIBERTOWER CORPORATION SEEK FCC CONSENT TO THE TRANSFER OF CONTROL OF 24 GHZ AND 39 GHZ LICENSES. (DA No. 17-261) March 16, 2017 00:00


DBSD Services Limited, Gamma Acquisition L.L.C., and Manifest Wireless L.L.C.’s Consolidated Interim Construction Notification for AWS-4 and Lower 700 MHz E Block Licenses March 7, 2017 March 07, 2017 00:00


NFORMATION CONCERNING THE ASSIGNMENT PHASE OF THE FORWARD AUCTION (AUCTION 1002), INCLUDING SCHEDULE FOR PRACTICE AND MOCK AUCTIONS; AVAILABILITY OF ASSIGNMENT PHASE USER GUIDE AND ONLINE TUTORIAL; ASSIGNMENT PHASE BIDDING BEGINS MARCH 6, 2017. February 14, 2017 00:00

(DA No.  17-142). (Dkt No 12-269 14-252 12-268 )  The assignment phase of the forward auction will begin March 6, 2017.  Eligible bidders will be provided one practice auction (beginning February 22, 2017), one mock auction (beginning February 28, 2017), and an online tutorial and user guide.  AU WTB . 

NEW CINGULAR WIRELESS PCS, LLC, AND LACKAWAXEN LONG DISTANCE COMPANY SEEK FCC CONSENT TO THE ASSIGNMENT OF A LOWER 700 MHZ C BLOCK LICENSE IN PENNSYLVANIA.(DA No. 17-145). (Dkt No 17-36 ) February 08, 2017 00:00


AT&T Mobility Spectrum LLC together with FiberTower Corporation hereby seek Commission consent to transfer control of the 24 GHz and 39 GHz licenses held by FiberTower Spectrum Holdings LLC February 01, 2017 00:00

AT&T Mobility Spectrum LLC (“AT&T Mobility”), an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of AT&T Inc. (collectively with AT&T Mobility, “AT&T”), together with FiberTower Corporation hereby seek Commission consent to transfer control of the 24 GHz and 39 GHz licenses held by FiberTower Spectrum Holdings LLC1 (collectively with FiberTower Corporation, “FiberTower”) to AT&T Mobility.

NEW CINGULAR WIRELESS PCS LLC AND GIGSKY MOBILE LLC HAVE FILED A LONG-TERM SPECTRUM MANAGER LEASING NOTIFICATION INVOLVING TWO LOWER 700 MHZ B BLOCK LICENSES IN THE VIRGIN ISLANDS. (DA No. 17-113). (Dkt No 17-32 ) February 01, 2017 00:00


APPLICATIONS FILED FOR THE TRANSFER OF CONTROL OF AST TELECOM, LLC D/B/A BLUESKY, AMERICAN SAMOA HAWAII CABLE, LLC, AND SAMOA AMERICAN SAMOA CABLE, LLC FROM AMPER S.A. TO AMALGAMATED TELECOM HOLDINGS LIMITED January 30, 2017 00:00

REQUEST FOR DECLARATORY RULING. (DA No.  17-101). (Dkt No 16-420 )  ON FOREIGN OWNERSHIP; PLEADING CYCLE ESTABLISHED: Petitions to Deny Due: 03/01/2017, Oppositions to Petitions to Deny Due: 03/16/2017. Comments Due:  03/01/2017. Reply Comments Due:  03/16/2017.  

AT&T MOBILITY SPECTRUM LLC AND MANTI TELEPHONE COMPANY SEEK FCC CONSENT TO THE ASSIGNMENT OF A LOWER 700 MHZ B BLOCK LICENSE IN UTAH. (DA No. 17-95). (Dkt No 17-27 ) January 27, 2017 00:00


AT&T SERVICES, INC. Granted AT&T a Conditional Waiver. (Dkt No. 16-335 ). Action by: Chief, Mobility Division, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau by LETTER. (DA No. 17-63). January 18, 2017 00:00


AT&T MOBILITY SPECTRUM LLC, BELLSOUTH MOBILE DATA, INC., NEW CINGULAR WIRELESS PCS, LLC, AND SBC TELECOM, INC., PETITION FOR LIMITED WAIVER OF January 18, 2017 00:00

INTERIM PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENT FOR 2.3 GHZ WCS C AND D BLOCK LICENSES.   Granted AT&T Conditional Waiver. (Dkt No.  16-181 ). Action by:  Chief, Mobility Division, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau. Adopted:  01/18/2017 by ORDER. (DA No. 17-78). 

Streamlining Deployment of Small Cell Infrastructure by Improving Wireless Facilities Siting Policies Mobilitie, LLC Petition for Declaratory Ruling WT Docket No. 16-421 January 12, 2017 00:00


FCC FINES STRAIGHT PATH $100M TO SETTLE INVESTIGATION FOR FAILURE TO DEPLOY WIRELESS SERVICE January 12, 2017 00:00