FCC Announcements

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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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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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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FCC TAKES STEPS TO MAKE MILLIMETER WAVE SPECTRUM AVAILABLE FOR 5G AND OTHER ADVANCED SERVICES. NEWS RELEASE April 15, 2019 00:00

 (AGENDA ITEM). News Release. (Dkt No 14-177). Adopted: 2019-04-12.

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FCC SEEKS COMMENT ON BIDDING PROCEDURES FOR NEXT 5G SPECTRUM AUCTION, LARGEST AIRWAVES AUCTION IN UNITED STATES TO DATE. April 15, 2019 00:00

First Steps in Auction of Upper 37 GHz, 39GHz, and 47 GHz Bands Critical to Ensuring U.S. Leadership in 5G . News Release. (Dkt No 19-59). Adopted: 2019-04-12.

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NOTICE OF INITIAL 39 GHZ RECONFIGURATION PROCEDURES; PREPARATION FOR INCENTIVE AUCTION OF UMFUS LICENSES IN THE 37 GHZ, 39 GHZ, AND 47 GHZ BANDS (AUCTION 103); March 21, 2019 15:58

ORDER OF MODIFICATION; 39 GHZ LICENSE TRANSFER AND ASSIGNMENT FREEZE. (DA No. 19-196). (Dkt No 14-177 19-56). Proposed 39 GHz band reconfiguration and Initial Commitment processes; final order of modification for 39 GHz licenses; 39 GHz license assignment/transfer freeze; 39 GHz license admin updates and excepted assignment/transfer filings due by 4/15/19. Comments Due: 2019-04-15. Reply Comments Due: 2019-04-26.

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WIRELESS COMMUNICATION AND APPLICATIONS ABOVE 100 GHZ: OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES FOR 6G AND BEYOND. March 21, 2019 15:27

(Dkt No 18-21 RM-11795).

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FCC TAKES STEPS TO OPEN SPECTRUM HORIZONS FOR NEW SERVICES AND TECHNOLOGIES. NEWS RELEASE March 18, 2019 22:02

(AGENDA ITEM). News Release. Adopted: 2019-03-15. News Media Contact: Neil Grace at (202) 418-0506, email: Neil.Grace@fcc.gov. OMR OET. 

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FCC TO EVALUATE PARTITIONING, DISAGGREGATION, & SPECTRUM LEASING RULES. NEWS RELEASE March 18, 2019 16:06

News Release. Adopted: 2019-03-15. News Media Contact: Cecilia Sulhoff at (202) 418-0587, email: Cecilia.Sulhoff@fcc.gov. OMR WTB. 

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AUCTION OF 24 GHZ UPPER MICROWAVE FLEXIBLE USE SERVICE LICENSES FOR NEXT-GENERATION WIRELESS SERVICES February 28, 2019 14:30

38 APPLICANTS QUALIFIED TO BID IN AUCTION 102. (DA No. 19-123). (Dkt No 18-85). Identifies 38 applicants qualified to bid in the upcoming auction of 24 GHz band UMFUS licenses (Auction 102).

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WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU ANNOUNCES PROCESS FOR RELICENSING 700 MHZ SPECTRUM IN UNSERVED AREAS. (DA No. 19-77). February 13, 2019 15:01

(Dkt No 06-150). This PN describes the process for relicensing unserved areas in the 700 MHz band, beginning with the keep-what-you-serve rules for failing licensees, and ending with the specific rules and requirements for licensees that acquire unserved areas. WTB.

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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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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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