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.
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
(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 .
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.
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.
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).