FCC Announcements

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 CLOSES; WINNING BIDDERS ANNOUNCED FOR AUCTION 103 March 12, 2020 10:33

(DA No. 20-253). (Dkt No 19-59).

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FCC CONCLUDES LARGEST EVER SPECTRUM AUCTION, ADVANCING AMERICAN LEADERSHIP IN 5G March 12, 2020 00:00

Over 14,000 Spectrum Licenses Awarded in Upper 37, 39, and 47 GHz Bands

DOC-363000A1.pdf 


TECHNICAL GUIDES ON PROPOSED BIDDING PROCEDURES AVAILABLE FOR AUCTION 107 (3.7 GHZ BAND) March 5, 2020 00:00

(DA No. 20-231). (Dkt No 20-25). Announces availability of guides that provide technical and mathematical details regarding the proposed bidding procedures for the clock and assignment phases of Auction 107.

DA-20-231A1.pdf 


IN THE MATTER OF EXPANDING FLEXIBLE USE IN THE 3.7-4.2 GHZ BAND, GN DOCKET NO. 18-122 March 4, 2020 00:00

Makes 280 Megahertz of the 3.7-4.2 GHz Band Available for 5G Services While Relocating Existing Satellite Operations to the Upper Part of the Band. (Dkt No 18-122). Action by: the Commission. Adopted: 2020-02-28 by R&O. (FCC No. 20-22). WTB.

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AUCTION OF FLEXIBLE-USE SERVICE LICENSES IN THE 3.7–3.98 GHZ BAND FOR NEXT-GENERATION WIRELESS SERVICES; COMMENT SOUGHT ON COMPETITIVE BIDDING PROCEDURES FOR AUCTION 107 March 4, 2020 00:00

(Dkt No 20-25). FCC Seeks Comment On Bidding Procedures For December 8th, 2020 C-Band Auction. Comments Due: 2020-05-01. Reply Comments Due: 2020-05-15. (FCC No. 20-23). OEA. Action by: the Commission. 

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FCC-20-23A3.xlsx 

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TECHNICAL GUIDE FOR BIDDING PROCEDURES FOR AUCTION 105 (3.5 GHZ BAND) March 3, 2020 12:57

(DA No. 20-218). (Dkt No 19-244). Announces the availability of a technical guide that provides examples and additional technical and mathematical details regarding the bidding procedures for Auction 105. OEA WTB. 

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FCC ACTS TO FREE UP C-BAND SPECTRUM FOR 5G SERVICES. Makes 280 Megahertz of the 3.7-4.2 GHz Band Available for 5G Services While Relocating Existing Satellite Operations to the Upper Part of the Band March 2, 2020 09:36

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FCC ESTABLISHES COMPETITIVE BIDDING PROCEDURES FOR JUNE 25 AUCTION IN THE 3.5 GHZ BAND March 2, 2020 09:30

Auction of Priority Access Licenses in the 3.55-3.65 GHz Band Will Encourage Increased Investment and Deployment in Mid-band Spectrum for 5G. News Release. (Dkt No 19-244).

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CLOSE OF CLOCK PHASE BIDDING IN AUCTION 103 (UPPER 37 GHZ, 39 GHZ AND 47 GHZ); SCHEDULE FOR ASSIGNMENT PHASE MOCK AUCTION; AVAILABILITY OF ASSIGNMENT PHASE USER GUIDE AND ONLINE TUTORIAL; ASSIGNMENT PHASE BIDDING BEGINS FEBRUARY 18, 2020 February 5, 2020 15:12

(DA No. 20-120). (Dkt No 19-59). Announces that the assignment phase of Auction 103 will begin on February 18, 2020, and the availability of Assignment Phase Bidding System User Guide, file formats, and online tutorial. Assignment phase mock auction will begin on February 13, 2020.

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WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU GRANTS 24 GHZ BAND UPPER MICROWAVE FLEXIBLE USE SERVICE LICENSES January 22, 2020 09:18

(DA No. 20-95).

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WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU GRANTS 28 GHZ BAND UPPER MICROWAVE FLEXIBLE USE SERVICE LICENSES December 12, 2019 11:35

(DA No. 19-1257). Public Notice announcing that certain 28 GHz long-form application from Auction 101 are granted.

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WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU GRANTS 24 GHZ BAND UPPER MICROWAVE FLEXIBLE USE SERVICE LICENSES December 12, 2019 11:30

(DA No. 19-1258). Public Notice announcing that certain 24 GHz long-form application from Auction 102 are granted.

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FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION LAUNCHES RURAL TRIBAL WINDOW WEBPAGE AND MAPPING TOOL November 4, 2019 10:48

(DA No. 19-1126). (Dkt No 18-120). The Wireless Telecommunications Bureau announces the launch of a webpage that provides information about the Rural Tribal Priority Window to apply for unassigned 2.5 GHz spectrum.

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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; 35 APPLICANTS QUALIFIED TO BID IN AUCTION 103 October 31, 2019 10:45

(DA No. 19-1109). (Dkt No 19-59). Identifies 35 applicants qualified to bid in the upcoming auction of licenses in the Upper 37 GHz, 39 GHz, and 47 GHz bands (Auction 103).

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WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU ANNOUCNES THAT APPLICATIONS FOR 24 GHZ BAND FLEXIBLE USE LICENSES ARE ACCEPTED FOR FILING October 30, 2019 11:08

(DA No. 19-1118). Public Notice announcing that certain 24 GHz long-form applications form Auction 102 are accepted for filing.

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WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU ANNOUNCES THAT APPLICATIONS FOR 28 GHZ BAND FLEXIBLE USE LICENSES ARE ACCEPTED FOR FILING October 30, 2019 11:01

(DA No. 19-1117). Public Notice announcing that certain 28 GHz long-form applications from Auction 101 are accepted for filing.

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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, 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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