Archived — Final Results for the Auction of Spectrum in the Bands 849-851 MHz and 894-896 MHz for Air-Ground Services

May 25, 2009

All Bids Received
  Spectrum Licence
Bidder Name A B A+B
MTS Allstream Inc. (PDF, 26 KB, 1 page) $1,900,007.00 $0.00 $2,100,007.00
SkySurf Canada Communications Inc. (PDF, 34 KB, 1 page) $0.00 $0.00 $5,135,678.29

Note: Wair Inc. withdrew from the auction prior to the receipt deadline for sealed bids.

For complete details on the determination of provisional licence winners, refer to Section 6.3 of the Licensing Framework to Auction Spectrum in the Bands 849-851 MHz and 894-896 MHz for Air-Ground Services.

Provisional Licence Winner For A+B Licences High Bid Second Price Total Population Covered by Bids Name of Service Area
SkySurf Canada Communications Inc. $5,135,678.29 $2,100,007.00 30,007,094 Canada

SkySurf Canada Communications Inc. placed a bid of $5,135,678.29 for the package of both licences. MTS Allstream Inc. placed a bid of $2,100,007.00 on the package and $1,900,007.00 on the A licence. SkySurf Canada Communications Inc.'s package bid is greater than MTS Allstream Inc.'s package bid. Therefore, SkySurf Canada Communications Inc. is the provisional winner of both licences. As per the licensing framework, SkySurf Canada Communications Inc. will be required to pay $2,100,007.00, the bid amount of the second highest package.

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