Auction of Spectrum Licences for Advanced Wireless Services and Other Spectrum in the 2 GHz Range

Auction Completed

Applicants and Qualified Bidders

Key Information

Auction Summary

Date May 27, 2008
Licences 292 spectrum licences in Tier 2 and 3 service areas across the country
Bandwidth Three blocks of 10 + 10 MHz and 3 blocks of 5 + 5 MHz - 1710-1755 MHz and 2110-2155 MHz for Advanced Wireless Services (AWS)
One block of 5 + 5 MHz - 1910-1915 MHz and 1990-1995 MHz for Personal Communications Services (PCS)
One block of 5 MHz - 1670-1675 MHz
Rounds 331
Licences Won 282
Winning Bids $4,254,710,327

Auction Results

Policy and Licensing

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