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3/26/1998
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 98-572)
Auction 17
LMDS Auction Closes, Winning Bidders in the Auction of 986 Local Multipoint Distribution Service (LMDS) Licenses
This Public Notice provides information concerning winning bidders, down payments, FCC Form 601 filing requirements, and other licensing matters.
Attachment A: xls
Attachment B: xls
Attachment C: xls
Attachment D: pdf - text - WordPerfect
Attachment E: pdf - text - WordPerfect
Attachment F: pdf - text - WordPerfect
Attachment G: pdf - text - WordPerfect
Attachment D-- Appendix A: pdf - text - WordPerfect
Part of Attachment (Sample Ownership Flow Chart): pdf
3/25/1998
NEWS RELEASE
Auction 17
The LMDS Auction Closes
Auction 17, the LMDS auction, closes after round 128 on March 3, 1998.
3/24/1998
ORDER (FCC 98-46)
Auction 5
Order on Reconsideration of the Second Report and Order, In the Matter of Amendment of the Commission's Rules Regarding Installment Payment Financing for Personal Communications Services (PCS) Licensees
This Order grants in part and denies in part the petitions for reconsideration filed in response to the rulings in the Second Report and Order adopted on September 25, 1997.
3/23/1998
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 98-547)
Auction 5
Commission Staff Requests Submission of Superior Alternatives to Proposed Agreement to Resolve Pocket Communications Bankruptcy
The Commission staff, in coordination with the Department of Justice, Civil Division, expects to recommend a proposed transaction that would resolve the Pocket Communications bankruptcy proceeding. This Public Notice begins the process for receiving alternative proposals and evaluating whether a better alternative is constituted for the United States.
Attachment A: pdf
3/17/1998
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 98-526)
Auction 18
FCC Announces Delay of 220 MHz Service Auction
This Public Notice announces that the 220 MHz Service Auction will be delayed pending Commission resolution of petitions for reconsideration.
3/16/1998
NOTICE OF APPARENT LIABILITY (FCC 98-42)
Auction 11
Application of Western PCS BTA I Corporation
This Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture in the amount of $1,200,00.00 holds that Western PCS BTA I Corporation apparently violated the Commission's rules by discussing bidding strategy with a competing auction participant for the Olympia Washington market in the Commission's Broadband Personal Communications Services (PCS) D, E and F block auction and failed to timely notify the Commission.
3/16/1998
NOTICE OF APPARENT LIABILITY FOR FORFEITURE (FCC 98-41)
Auction 11
Application of US WEST Communications, Inc.
This Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture in the amount of $1,200,00.00 holds that US West apparently violated the Commission's rules by discussing bidding strategy with a competing auction participant for the Olympia Washington market in the Commission's Broadband Personal Communications Services (PCS) D, E and F block auction and failed to timely notify the Commission.
3/4/1998
LETTER ORDER (DA 98-387)
Auction 17
In the Matter of Virginia Tech Foundation, Inc. Petition for Reconsideration of Request for Waiver of Section 101.23 -- Auction No. 17, Local Multipoint Distribution Service
This Order grants the Emergency Petition for Reconsideration of Virginia Tech Foundation, Inc. ("VTF").
3/2/1998
ERRATUM TO THIRD REPORT AND ORDER AND SECOND FURTHER NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULE MAKING (DA 98-419)
In the Matter of Amendment of Part 1 of the Commission's Rules -- Competitive Bidding Procedures Allocation of Spectrum Below 5 GHz Transferred from Federal Government Use 4660 -- 4685 MHz.
This Erratum makes minor corrections to the text of and final rules adopted in the "Third Report and Order.
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