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December

12/24/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-4099)
Leap Wireless International Inc., Debtor-in-Possession Seeks FCC Consent for the Assignment of Broadband Personal Communications Services Licenses to Leap Wireless International Inc.
pdf - Word

12/23/2003
ORDER (DA 03-4082)
220 MHz, Inc., LASMR, and C. Dino Sakkis Licensees of WPCV804, WPCB301, and WPCR818 Request for Extension of Time and Waiver of 47 C.F.R 90.157
pdf - Word

12/19/2003
ORDER (DA 03-4057)
WorldCom and Its Subsidiaries Transferor and MCI Inc Transferee, Applications for Consent to Transfer and/or Assign Authorization and Licenses
pdf - Word

12/19/2003
LETTER (DA 03-3846)
SBC Telecommunications, Inc; SBC's Request for Approval is Dismissed and SBC's Agreement with WorldCom are Dismissed as Moot
pdf - Word

12/19/2003
LETTER (DA 03-3844)
BellSouth's Motion for Approval is Dismissed and BellSouth's Agreement with WorldCom are Hereby Dismissed as Moot
pdf - Word

12/18/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-4031)
WTB Approves Requests for Authorization to Participate in the AirCell System
pdf - Word

12/17/2003
NEWS RELEASE
FCC Adopts Rules for Intelligent Transportation Systems to Advance Homeland Security and Traveler Safety
pdf - pdf - Word

Statement of Chairman Powell: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Adelstein: pdf - Word

12/17/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3968)
Multichannel Video Distribution and Data Service Spectrum Auction
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf
Attachment C: pdf
Attachment D: pdf - Word
Attachment E: pdf - Word

12/16/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3971)
Pagemart PCS Holdings, LLC, Pagemart II Holdings, LLC and Metrocall USA, Inc. Seek FCC Consent to Assign Narrowband PCS, Private Carrier Paging and Microwave Licenses
pdf - Word

12/12/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3944)
WTB Announces it is Prepared to Grant Lower 700 MHz Band Licenses upon Full and Timely Payment; Auction No. 44
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word

12/12/2003
ORDER (DA 03-3946)
Request of Southern Communications Services, Inc. and the United Telecom Council for Postponement of Auction No. 55
pdf - Word

12/11/2003
SECOND ORDER ON RECONSIDERATION (FCC 03-305)
Revision of the Commission's Rules to Ensure Compatibility with Enhanced 911 Emergency Calling Systems; Petition of City of Richardson, Texas
pdf - Word

Statement of Commissioner Martin: pdf - Word

12/11/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3909)
WTB Grants Lower 700 MHz Band Licenses; Auction Event No. 49
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment A1: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word
Attachment D: pdf - Word

12/11/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3933)
New ULS Online Filing Interface to Be Deployed Sunday, December 14, 2003
pdf - Word

12/10/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3914)
Auction of 900 MHz Specialized Mobile Radio Service Licenses Scheduled for February 11, 2004
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls

12/5/2003
LETTER (DA 03-3890)
Letter to Douglas Thomas
pdf - Word

12/5/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3881)
Final Settlement Window Announced; Window to Close March 5, 2004
pdf - Word

12/4/2003
NEWS RELEASE
FCC's Wireless Bureau Sends Letter to AT&T Wireless on Local Number Portability Implementation
pdf

12/4/2003
LETTER (DA 03-3885)
Ms. Elizabeth R. Sachs, Attorney at Law, Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs re: American Mobile Telecommunications Association - 900 MHz SMR Auction No. 55
pdf - Word

12/3/2003
ORDER (FCC 03-306)
Implementation of Sections 309(j) and 337 of the Communications Act of 1934 as Amended; Promotion of Spectrum Efficient Technologies on Certain Part 90 Frequencies
pdf - Word

12/1/2003
REPORT AND ORDER AND SECOND FURTHER NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULEMAKING (FCC 03-290)
Revision of the Commission's Rules to Ensure Compatibility with Enhanced 911 Emergency Calling Systems; Amendment of Parts 2 and 25 to Implement the Global Mobile Personal Communications by Satellite (GMPCS) Memorandum of Understanding and Arrangements; Petition of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration to Amend Part 25 of the Commission's Rules to Establish Emissions Limits for Mobile and Portable Earth Stations Operating in the 1610-1660.5 MHz Band
pdf - Word

Statement of Chairman Powell: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Abernathy: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Copps: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Martin: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Adelstein: pdf - Word

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November

11/26/2003
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER (DA 03-3826)
T-Mobile and the Pierce Archery Proposed Antenna Tower, North Ridgeville, OH
pdf - Word

11/26/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3788)
Public Demonstration and Training of the New ULS Online Filing Interface will Take Place December 4, 2003
pdf - Word

11/26/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3781)
Multichannel Video Distribution and Data Service Spectrum Auction
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf

11/25/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE
Erratum to WTB Announces it is Prepared to Grant Upper and Lower Paging Band Licenses upon Full and Timely Payment; Auction Event No. 48
pdf - Word

11/25/2003
REPORT AND ORDER (FCC 03-251)
Service Rules for Advanced Wireless Services in the 1.7 GHz and 2.1 GHz Bands
pdf - Word

Statement of Chairman Powell: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Copps: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Martin: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Adelstein: pdf - Word

11/24/2003
ERRATUM (DA 03-3780)
Promoting Efficient Use of Spectrum Through Elimination of Barriers to the Development of Secondary Markets
pdf - Word

11/24/2003
NEWS RELEASE
FCC's Wireless Bureau Announces Reorganization
pdf - Word

11/24/2003
ORDER (DA 03-3749)
Application for Consent to the Assignment of a Five Channel 220 MHz Nationwide License from Rush Network Corp. to the Association of American Railroads
pdf - Word

11/21/2003
ORDER (DA 03-3745)
WorldCom, Inc. and its Subsidiaries (debtors-in-possession), Transferor, and MCI, Inc., Transferee, Applications for Consent to Transfer and/or Assign Authorizations and Licenses
pdf - Word

11/21/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3737)
WTB Announces it is Prepared to Grant Lower 700 MHz Band Licenses upon Full and Timely Payment; Auction No. 44
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word

11/20/2003
ORDER (FCC 03-298)
Telephone Number Portability; United States Telecom Association and CenturyTel of Colorado, Inc. Joint Petition for Stay Pending Judicial Review
pdf - Word

11/20/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3728)
David Michelman and AT&T Wireless PCS, LLC Seek FCC Consent to Assign Broadband Personal Communications Services Licenses
pdf - Word

11/20/2003
ORDER (DA 03-3726)
Colorado Callcomm; for Application to Modify the License for Private Land Mobile Radio Station WNXS842 Denver, Colorado
pdf - Word

11/20/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3724)
WTB Announces it is Prepared to Grant Upper and Lower Paging Band Licenses upon Full and Timely Payment; Auction No. 48
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment A1: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word

11/19/2003
ORDER (FCC 03-297)
Petition for Forbearance from E911 Accuracy Standards Imposed on Tier III Carriers for Locating Wireless Subscribers under Rule Section 20.18(h)
pdf - Word

11/18/2003
THIRD MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER (FCC 03-270)
Amendment of the Commission's Rules Concerning Maritime Communications
pdf - Word

11/18/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3666)
WTB Announces Conclusion of 220 MHz Spectrum Audit
pdf - Word

11/13/2003
NEWS RELEASE
FCC Task Force Reports on Spectrum Policy Reform Progress and Initiatives
pdf - Word

Statement of Chairman Powell: pdf - Word

11/13/2003
NEWS RELEASE
FCC Expands E911 Rules
pdf - Word

Statement of Chairman Powell: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Abernathy: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Copps: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Martin: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Adelstein: pdf - Word

11/13/2003
NEWS RELEASE
Blaise Scinto Named Special Counsel to the WTB and Deputy Director of the Spectrum Policy Task Force
pdf - Word

11/12/2003
ORDER ON RECONSIDERATION (DA 03-3613)
Access 220, LLC; Request for Waivers to Provide Band Management Services Utilizing Licenses in the 220-222 MHz Band
pdf - Word

11/12/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3624)
Auction of 900 MHz Specialized Mobile Radio Service Licenses Scheduled for February 11, 2004
pdf - Word

11/10/2003
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER AND FURTHER NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULEMAKING (FCC 03-284)
Telephone Number Portability
pdf - Word

Statement by Chairman Powell: pdf - Word
Statement by Commissioner Abernathy: pdf - Word
Statement by Commissioner Copps: pdf - Word
Statement by Commissioner Martin: pdf - Word
Statement by Commissioner Adelstein: pdf - Word

11/10/2003
NEWS RELEASE
FCC Clears Way for Local Number Portability Between Wireline and Wireless Carriers
pdf - Word

Statement by Chairman Powell: pdf - Word
Statement by Commissioner Abernathy: pdf - Word
Statement by Commissioner Copps: pdf - Word
Statement by Commissioner Martin: pdf - Word
Statement by Commissioner Adelstein: pdf - Word

11/10/2003
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER (FCC 03-277)
Friends of the Earth, Inc. and Forest Conservation Council, Inc.
pdf - Word

Statement of Commissioner Copps: pdf - Word

11/10/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3568)
WTB Announces eSupport Website and New Toll Free Contact Number
pdf - Word

11/7/2003
ERRATA (DA 03-3600)
Revision of the Commission's Rules to Ensure Compatibility with Enhanced 911 Emergency Calling Systems E911 Compliance Deadlines for Non-Nationwide Tier III Carriers; and Petition Pursuant to 47 U.S.C. Section 160(c) for Forbearance from E911 Accuracy Standards in Section 20.18(h) of the Commission's Rules
pdf - Word

11/7/2003
ORDER (DA 03-3584)
Revision of the Commission's Rules to Ensure Compatibility with Enhanced 911 Emergency Calling Systems; Petition for Reconsideration by the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials-International, Inc.
pdf - Word

11/6/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3548)
WTB Announces it is Prepared to Grant Lower 700 MHz Band Licenses Upon Full and Timely Payment; Auction Event No. 49
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment A1: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word

11/4/2003
PROTECTIVE ORDER (DA 03-3545)
WorldCom Inc. and Its Subsidiaries (Debtors-In-Possession), Transferor and MCI, Inc., Transferee
pdf - Word

11/4/2003
NEWS RELEASE
FCC Provides Information for Consumers on Wireless Local Number Portability
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf

11/4/2003
REPORT AND ORDER (FCC 03-248)
Allocations and Service Rules for the 71-76 GHz, 81-86 GHz and 92-95 GHz Bands
pdf - Word

Statement of Chairman Powell: pdf
Statement of Commissioner Adelstein: pdf
Statement of Commissioner Copps: pdf
Statement of Commissioner Martin: pdf

11/3/2003
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER (FCC 03-262)
Revision of the Commission's Rules to Ensure Compatibility with Enhanced 911 Emergency Calling Systems Non-Initialized Phones
pdf - Word

11/3/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3506)
WTB Announces that Applications for Upper and Lower Paging Bands are Accepted for Filing (Auction No. 48)
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word

11/3/2003
SECOND ORDER ON RECONSIDERATION OF THE THIRD REPORT AND ORDER (FCC 03-236)
Service Rules for the 746-764 and 776-794 MHz Bands, and Revisions to Part 27 of the Commission's Rules
pdf - Word

Statement of Commissioner Copps: pdf - Word

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October

10/30/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3441)
WTB Grants Lower 700 MHz Band Licenses; Auction No. 44
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word
Attachment D: pdf - Word

10/29/2003
NEWS RELEASE
FCC and National Imagery and Mapping Agency Sign Inter-Agency Memorandum of Understanding for Quarterly Sharing of Databases on Tower Locations
pdf - Word

10/24/2003
LETTER (DA 03-3359)
Lynch 3G Communications Corporation; Re: Auction No. 44 Withdrawal Letter
pdf - Word

10/23/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3388)
Final Agenda Announced for the October 29 and 30, 2003 Meeting of the Commission's Wireless E911 Coordination Initiative
pdf - Word

Transcript of the presentation - 10/29/2003: pdf - Word
Transcript of the presentation - 10/30/2003: pdf - Word
Archive of Public Forums: site
Powerpoint presentations: zip

10/23/2003
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER (DA 03-3343)
Request for Extension of Time to Construct an Industrial/Business Radio Service Trunked Station; Call Sign WPNZ964
pdf - Word

10/22/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3310)
WTB Confirms Certain 220 MHz Phase 1 Licenses Cancelled as a Result of Spectrum Audit
pdf - Word

10/21/2003
ORDER (FCC 03-247)
Revision of the Commission's Rules to Enhance Compatibility with Enhanced 911 Emergency Calling Systems; Petitions for Reconsideration of Phase II Waivers and Compliance Plans of Cingular Wireless, Nextel, and Verizon Wireless; Petitions for Reconsideration
pdf - Word

10/21/2003
ORDER (FCC 03-242)
Revision of the Commission's Rules to Ensure Compatibility with Enhanced 911 Emergency Calling Systems
pdf - Word

10/17/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3235)
Auction of 900 MHz Specialized Mobile Radio Service Licenses Scheduled for February 11, 2004
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls

10/16/2003
NEWS RELEASE
FCC Adopts Third Generation ("3G") Rules Making 90 MHz of Spectrum Available for Broadband and Advanced Wireless Services
pdf - Word

Statement of Chairman Powell: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Copps: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Martin: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Adelstein: pdf - Word

10/16/2003
NEWS RELEASE
FCC Opens 70, 80, and 90 GHz Spectrum Bands for Deployment of Broadband "Millimeter Wave" Technologies
pdf - Word

Statement of Chairman Powell: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Copps: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Martin: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Adelstein: pdf - Word

10/16/2003
LETTER (DA 03-3263)
Mr. Raymond Quianzon, Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth
pdf - Word

10/15/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3178)
WTB Extends Freeze on High Power Use of 460-470 MHz Band Offset Channels and Seeks Comment on American Hospital Association's Proposal for Migration of Medical Telemetry Equipment to Wireless Medical Telemetry Service
pdf - Word

10/10/2003
ORDER TO STAY (FCC 03-241)
Revision of the Commission's Rules to Ensure Compatibility with Enhanced 911 Emergency Calling Systems
pdf - Word

10/10/2003
NEWS RELEASE
FCC Creates Window for Smallest Wireless Carriers to Demonstrate Unique E911 Circumstances
pdf - Word

10/10/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3160)
WTB Announces It is Prepared to Grant Lower 700 MHz Band Licenses Upon Full and Timely Payment; Auction No. 44
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word

10/9/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3150)
Demonstrations of the New WTB Support Center Website to be Conducted Wednesday, October 15, 2003, in Washington, DC
pdf - Word

10/7/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3101)
WTB Announces that an Application for Upper and Lower Paging Bands is Accepted for Filing, Auction No. 48
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word

10/7/2003
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER (FCC 03-237)
Telephone Number Portability - Carrier Requests for Clarification of Wireless-Wireless Porting Issues
pdf - Word

Statement of Commissioner Abernathy: pdf - Word

10/7/2003
NEWS RELEASE
FCC Issues Guidance on Implementation of Wireless-to-Wireless Local Number Portability
pdf - Word

Statement of Commissioner Abernathy: pdf - Word

10/6/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3031)
Cingular Wireless and Nextwave Seek FCC Consent for the Full and Partial Assignment of Thirty-Four Broadband Personal Communications Services Licenses
pdf - Word

10/6/2003
REPORT AND ORDER AND FURTHER NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULEMAKING (FCC 03-113)
Promoting Efficient Use of Spectrum Through Elimination of Barriers to the Development of Secondary Markets
pdf - Word

Joint Statement of Chairman Powell and Commissioner Martin: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Abernathy: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Copps: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Adelstein: pdf - Word

10/6/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3033)
Auction of Multichannel Video Distribution and Data Service Licenses Scheduled for January 14, 2004
pdf - Word

10/3/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3035)
Agenda for the October 29 and 30, 2003 Meeting of the Commission's Wireless E911 Coordination Initiative
pdf - Word

Agenda: pdf - Word

10/3/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3023)
WTB Announces that Applications for Upper and Lower Paging Bands are Accepted for filing; Auction Event No. 48
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word

10/3/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3017)
Cellular SID Administration is Now Being Performed by Private Industry
pdf - Word

10/2/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3020)
WTB Announces the Grant of a Nationwide Geographic Area License to Provide 1670-1675 MHz Service
pdf - Word

10/2/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3012)
Narrowband PCS Spectrum Auction Closes; Winning Bidders Announced
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf
Attachment C: pdf
Attachment D: pdf
Attachment E: pdf - Word
Attachment F: pdf - Word
Attachment G: pdf - Word

10/1/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-3006)
Regional Narrowband PCS Spectrum Auction Closes; Winning Bidder Announced
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf
Attachment C: pdf - Word
Attachment D: pdf - Word
Attachment E: pdf - Word

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September

9/30/2003
ORDER (DA 03-3002)
OP Corporation, for Authority to Operate in the 1670-1675 MHz Band
pdf - Word

9/30/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2953)
WTB Announces that Applications for Upper and Lower Paging Bands are Accepted for Filing; Auction Event No. 48
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment A1: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word

9/24/2003
LETTER (DA 03-2940)
Northrop Grumman Information Technology; Petition for Rulemaking Proposing Reallocation of Additional Spectrum for Public Safety Uses
pdf - Word

9/24/2003
LETTER (DA 03-2731)
Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications (USA) Inc.; Confirmed and Approved Ericsson's Call Processing Method Regarding the Commission's 911 Call Processing Rules
pdf - Word

9/23/2003
ORDER (DA 03-2924)
Urban Comm-North Carolina, Inc.; Petition for Reconsideration of Public Notice Announcing Auction of C and F Block PCS Spectrum
pdf - Word

9/22/2003
LETTER (DA 03-2920)
Letter to Raveesh K. Kumra, Pres. and Stephen Kaffee, Esquire, re: Final Bid Withdrawal Payment for Auction No. 11
pdf - Word

9/17/2003
NEWS RELEASE
Wireless Bureau Announces the State of Michigan to Initiate a Study Assessing the Impact of Communications Towers on Migratory Birds
pdf - Word

Memorandum of Understanding - Michigan and the Fish and Wildlife Service: pdf
Avian Collision Study Plan: pdf
Memorandum of Agreement - Michigan and the FCC: pdf

9/17/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2897)
Auction of 900 MHz Specialized Mobile Radio Service Licenses Scheduled for February 11, 2004
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls

9/10/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2878)
Effective September 11, 2003, WTB Fee Filing Guide will be Published to Include the Adjusted FY 2003 Regulatory Fees
pdf - Word

9/10/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2876)
WTB Announces that Applications for Lower 700 MHz Band are Accepted for Filing; Auction Event No. 49
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment A1: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word

9/10/2003
NEWS RELEASE
FCC Proposes Amending Current Spectrum Regulations in Order to Promote Wireless Services in Rural America
pdf - Word

Statement of Chairman Powell: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Abernathy: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Copps: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Martin: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Adelstein: pdf - Word

9/10/2003
NEWS RELEASE
Public Safety National Coordination Committee (NCC) Chair Briefs FCC on Interoperability Standards
pdf - Word

9/10/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2866)
Narrowband PCS Spectrum Auction; 4 Qualified Bidders
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf
Attachment C: pdf
Attachment D: pdf - Word
Attachment E: pdf - Word

9/8/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2857)
Regional Narrowband PCS Spectrum Auction; 2 Qualified Bidders
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf
Attachment C: pdf
Attachment D: pdf - Word
Attachment E: pdf - Word

9/5/2003
LETTER (DA 03-2835)
Requests of T-Mobile USA, Inc. and Leap Wireless International, Inc. for Waiver of Bid Withdrawal Payment Obligations
pdf - Word

9/5/2003
LETTER (DA 03-2801)
Letter to Mr. Vincent D. McBride, Managing Partner
pdf - Word

9/4/2003
NEWS RELEASE
Statement of FCC Chairman Michael K. Powell on Wireless Hearing Aid Compatibility Progress
pdf - Word

9/3/2003
ORDER (FCC 03-215)
Cost-Based Terminating Compensation for CMRS Providers; Interconnection Between Local Exchange Carriers and Commercial Mobile Radio Service Providers; Implementation of the Local Competition Provisions of the Telecommunications Act of 1996; Calling Party Pays Service Offering in the Commercial Mobile Radio Services
pdf - Word

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August

8/29/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2760)
Cellular SIDs Administration to be Privatized Effective October 1, 2003
pdf - Word

8/28/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2354)
Auction of Licenses in the Multichannel Video Distribution and Data Service Rescheduled for January 14, 2004
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls

8/27/2003
ERATTUM (DA 03-2743)
Erratum Correcting Report and Order FCC 03-168: Section 68.4(a) of the Commission's Rules Governing Hearing Aid-Compatible Telephones
pdf - Word

8/26/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2734)
WTB Seeks Comment on Application for Review of the WTB's Order Granting a Petition for Declaratory Ruling that Provisions of the Anne Arundel County, Maryland Zoning Ordinance are Preempted as Impermissible Regulation of Radio Frequency Interference
pdf - Word

8/22/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2729)
Waiver Requests for Late-Filed Renewal Applications in Most Wireless Services
pdf - Word

8/21/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2658)
Narrowband PCS Spectrum Auction; Status of FCC Form 175 Applications to Participate in the Auction
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf

8/21/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2659)
Regional Narrowband PCS Spectrum Auction; Status of FCC Form 175 Applications to Participate in the Auction
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf

8/20/2003
NOTICE OF INQUIRY (FCC 03-205)
Effects of Communications Towers on Migratory Birds
pdf - Word

News Release: pdf - Word
Statement of Chairman Powell: pdf - Word

8/20/2003
SECOND REPORT AND ORDER (FCC 03-203)
Forbearance from Applying Provisions of the Communications Act to Wireless Telecommunications Carriers
pdf - Word

8/15/2003
LETTER (DA 03-2681)
Letter to E. Ashton Johnston, Esq. and Paul W. Jamieson, Esq. Re: Request for Confidentiality Pursuant to 47 C.F.R. Section 0.459
pdf - Word

8/15/2003
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER (FCC 03-206)
The Application for Review of the Denial of Vista Communications, Inc.'s Request for Waiver of the Installment Payment Rules for the 218-219 MHz Service
pdf - Word

8/14/2003
REPORT AND ORDER (FCC 03-168)
Section 68.4(a) of the Commission's Rules Governing Hearing Aid-Compatible Telephones; Modified the Exemption for Wireless Phones under the Hearing Aid Compatibility Act of 1988 (HAC Act) to Require that Digital Wireless Phones Be Capable of Being Effectively Used with Hearing Aids
pdf - Word

Statement of Chairman Powell: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Abernathy: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Copps: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Martin: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Adelstein: pdf - Word
Erratum: pdf - Word

8/14/2003
NEWS RELEASE
FCC Issues Consumer Advisory on Wireless E911
pdf - Word

Consumer Advisory: pdf - Word

8/8/2003
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER (FCC 03-200)
Alee Cellular Communications Cellular Radiotelephone Station KNKN271, New Mexico RSA 3, Market 555A; Application for Review - Request for Extension of Special Temporary Authority to Operate
pdf - Word

8/8/2003
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER (FCC 03-194)
Granted in Part, and Denied in Part the Petitions for Reconsideration Filed by the Wireless Communications Association International, Inc. and Plateau Communications, Inc.
pdf - Word

8/8/2003
ORDER (DA 03-2606)
Airadigm Communications, Inc.
pdf - Word

8/6/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2599)
WTB Grants Upper and Lower Paging Bands Licenses (Auction Event No. 40)
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word
Attachment D: pdf - Word

8/6/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2604)
New Application Search for MDS/ITFS Data to Be Presented on August 13, 2003
pdf - Word

8/5/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2594)
WTB Grants Lower 700 MHz Band License (Auction Event No. 44)
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word
Attachment D: pdf - Word

8/1/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2575)
WTB Extends Tribal Lands Bidding Credit Certification Deadline for Certain Applicants
pdf - Word

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July

7/31/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2551)
Closed Broadcast Stations Auction Closes; Winning Bidders Announced
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf

7/30/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2525)
FCC Announces it is Prepared to Grant Broadcast Construction Permits After Final Payment is Made
pdf - Word

7/29/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2522)
Auction of Regional Narrowband PCS Licenses Scheduled for September 24, 2003
pdf - Word

Result Replication Data: zip

7/25/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2480)
WTB Grants Location and Monitoring Service Licenses; Auction Event No. 39
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word
Attachment D: pdf - Word

7/25/2003
REPORT AND ORDER (FCC 03-184)
Assessment and Collection of Regulatory Fees for Fiscal Year 2003
pdf - Word

Statement of Commissioner Copps: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Adelstein: pdf - Word

7/25/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2470)
WTB Announces it is Prepared to Grant Upper and Lower Paging Band Licenses Upon Full and Timely Payment; Auction Event No. 40
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word

7/24/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2427)
Same Day Access to Applications Already Submitted to the Commission via the Universal Licensing System will No Longer Be Available, Effective August 1, 2003
pdf - Word

7/23/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2410)
WTB Grants Three C and F Block Broadband Personal Communications Services (PCS) Licenses; Auction Event No. 35
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf
Attachment C: pdf
Attachment D: pdf

7/23/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2403)
WTB Grants Consent to Assign F Block Broadband PCS Licenses
pdf - Word

7/23/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2411)
WTB Announces 60-Day Amnesty for Structures Identified in Initial Quarterly Audit of Antenna Structures
pdf - Word

Attachment - Structures Not Registered: pdf - xls

7/22/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2381)
WTB Grants Upper and Lower Paging Bands Licenses; Auction No. 40
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word
Attachment D: pdf - Word

7/21/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2374)
WTB Approves Withdrawal of Petitions to Dismiss or Deny and Grants Consent for Assignment of Licenses from Morris Communications, Inc. to Nextel License Holdings 1, Inc.
pdf - Word

7/21/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2359)
Six Organizations will Assume Responsibility for Cellular SID Administration
pdf - Word

7/18/2003
ORDER (DA 03-2368)
Request of GLH Communications, Inc. for Temporary Waivers of Installment Payment Deadlines and Debt Collection Rules
pdf - Word

7/18/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2363)
WTB Announces it is Prepared to Grant Lower 700 MHz Band License Upon Full and Timely Payment; Auction Event No. 44
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word

7/14/2003
REPORT (FCC 03-150)
8th Annual CMRS Competition Report
pdf - Word

Statement of Chairman Powell: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Copps: pdf - Word
John Muleta Opening Remarks: pdf
Division Presentation: pdf

7/11/2003
LETTER (DA 03-2234)
Warren C. Havens; Re: Final Bid Withdrawal Payment for Auction No. 21
pdf - Word

7/11/2003
LETTER (DA 03-2233)
Warren C. Havens; Re: Final Bid Withdrawal Payment for Auction No. 20
pdf - Word

7/11/2003
LETTER (DA 03-2273)
Letter Addressed to Mr. John Jung
pdf - Word

7/10/2003
ORDER (FCC 03-169)
Amendment of Parts 1, 21, 73, 74 and 101 of the Commission's Rules to Facilitate the Provision of Fixed and Mobile Broadband Access, Educational and Other Advanced Services in the 2150-2162 and 2500-2690 MHz Bands
pdf - Word

7/10/2003
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER (DA 03-157)
Michael Reed, Joseph Hemenway, James Larsen; for Authority to Construct and Operate Stations in the Private Operational-Fixed Service on the H Group Channels at Greene, Illinois
pdf - Word

7/10/2003
NEWS RELEASE
FCC Acts to Promote Accessibility of Digital Wireless Phones to Individuals with Hearing Disabilities
pdf - Word

Statement by Chairman Powell: pdf - Word
Statement by Commissioner Abernathy: pdf - Word
Statement by Commissioner Copps: pdf - Word
Statement by Commissioner Martin: pdf - Word
Statement by Commissioner Adelstein: pdf - Word

7/10/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2257)
Closed Broadcast Auction No. 54 Construction Permits for New Broadcast Stations
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf
Attachment C: pdf
Attachment D: pdf - Word
Attachment E: pdf - Word

7/9/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2231)
Auction of Regional Narrowband PCS Licenses Scheduled for September 24, 2003
pdf - Word

7/9/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2230)
Narrowband PCS Spectrum Auction Scheduled for September 24, 2003
pdf - Word

7/8/2003
ORDER (DA 03-2155)
Mobile Relay Associates; Denied James A. Kay, Jr. Petitions to Deny and Petitions for Reconsideration, Denied the Petitions for Reconsideration submitted by Mobile Relay Associates
pdf - Word

7/3/2003
LETTER (DA 03-2190)
Mr. T. Scott, III, Verizon Wireless and Michael F. Altschul, Cellular Telecommunications Internet Association Wireless Local Number Portability Implementation
pdf - Word

7/3/2003
ORDER OF MODIFICATION (DA 03-2182)
VSS Enterprises, LLC; Licensee of Station KNNF731, Las Vegas, Nevada
pdf - Word

7/2/2003
NEWS RELEASE
FCC and USDA Hold Kick-Off Meeting of the "Federal Rural Wireless Outreach Initiative"
pdf - Word

7/1/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2156)
WTB Region 42 (VA) Public Safety Planning Committee Announces 800 MHz Regional Planning Meeting
pdf - Word

7/1/2003
ERRATUM (DA 03-2116)
Nationwide Programmatic Agreement Regarding the Section 106 National Historic Preservation Act Review Process WT Docket No. 03-128
pdf - Word

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June

6/30/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2113)
WTB Provides Further Guidance on Interim Report Filings by Small Sized Carriers
pdf - Word

6/30/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2100)
WTB to Mail its Second License Audit Letter and Notice of Cancellation to Certain Licensees in the 220 - 222 MHz Band
pdf - Word

6/27/2003
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER (FCC 03-143)
Clarendon Foundation/Baldwin County School System/Shekinah Network/Georgia College - Macon Campus
pdf - Word

6/27/2003
ORDER ON RECONSIDERATION (FCC 03-130)
Cellular Service and Other Commercial Mobile Radio Services in the Gulf of Mexico
pdf - Word

6/27/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-2098)
Closed Broadcast Auction No. 54; Status of FCC Form 175 Applications to Participate in the Auction
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf
Attachment C: pdf
Attachment D: pdf - Word

6/26/2003
NEWS RELEASE
FCC Adopts Annual Report on State of Competition in the Wireless Industry
pdf - Word

Statement of Chairman Powell: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Copps: pdf - Word

6/19/2003
REPORT TO CONGRESS (FCC 03-138)
Auction Reform Act of 2002
pdf - Word

Appendix B: pdf

6/18/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1993)
WTB Grants Consent for the Assignment of Licenses to A T & T Wireless Services, Inc. and United States Cellular Corporation, WT Docket No. 03-113
pdf - Word

6/18/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1977)
WTB Announces it is Prepared to Grant Three C and F Block Broadband Personal Communications Services (PCS) Licenses Upon Full and Timely Payment; Auction Event No. 35
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word

6/18/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1978)
Lower 700 MHz Band Auction Closes
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf
Attachment C: pdf
Attachment D: pdf
Attachment E: pdf - Word
Attachment F: pdf - Word
Attachment G: pdf - Word

6/18/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1994)
Auction of Regional Narrowband PCS Licenses Scheduled for September 24, 2003; Notice and Filing Requirements, Minimum Opening Bids, Upfront Payments, Package Bidding and Other Auction Procedures
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls

6/17/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1943)
Bureau Announces New "Accepted" Application Status for Notifications of Construction
pdf - Word

6/16/2003
ORDER (FCC 03-133)
Request for a Limited and Temporary Rule Waiver by Sprint Corporation
pdf - Word

6/16/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1952)
Comment Sought on Petition for Rulemaking on Compliance by Carriers with Relevant Statutory Provisions on Disclosure of Customer Information in 911 Emergencies
pdf - Word

6/16/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1962)
New Check Errors Feature Available in the Universal Licensing System
pdf - Word

6/16/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1961)
New GIS Mapping Available for the Universal Licensing System License Search
pdf - Word

6/13/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1941)
WTB Commercial Wireless Division Approves Settlement Request and Dismisses Application for Review
pdf - Word

6/12/2003
ORDER (DA 03-1912)
Application of DCC PCS, Inc., File No. 0000365171 Auction No. 35 - C & F Block Broadband PCS
pdf - Word

6/12/2003
LETTER (DA 03-1944)
Patrick Shannon, Esq./Lynch 3G Communications Corporation
pdf - Word

6/9/2003
NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULEMAKING (FCC 03-125)
Nationwide Programmatic Agreement Regarding the Section 106 National Historic Preservation Act Review Process
pdf - Word

Appendix A: pdf - Word
Appendix B: pdf - Word
Appendix C: pdf - Word
Attachment 1: pdf - Word
Attachment 2: pdf - Word
Attachment 3: pdf - Word
Attachment 4: pdf - Word
Statement of Chairman Powell: pdf - Word

6/9/2003
NEWS RELEASE
FCC Seeks Comment on Programmatic Agreement Intended to Streamline the Review Process for Communication Facilities Under the National Historic Preservation Act
pdf - Word

Statement of Chairman Powell: pdf - Word

6/6/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1902)
WTB Standardizes Carrier Reporting on Wireless E911 Implementation
pdf - Word

Appendix: pdf - xls

6/4/2003
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER (DA 03-1884)
Department of Education-Archdiocese of New York; for Authority to Construct and Operate Instructional Television Fixed Service Two-Way Facilities on Channels A1 (KRS81), B1 (KNZ69) New York, New York Area
pdf - Word

6/3/2003
ORDER (FCC 03-121)
Applications of Alaska Native Wireless, L.L.C. File Numbers 0000364320 and 0000363827/Auction No. 35 - C & F Broadband PCS
pdf - Word

6/3/2003
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER (FCC 03-118)
California Water Service Company; for Authority to Provide Multiple Address System Service in the States of California and Washington
pdf - Word

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May

5/30/2003
LETTER (DA 03-1868)
Nokia Clarification Letter
pdf - Word

5/30/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1836)
Lower and Upper Paging Bands Auction Closes
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf
Attachment C: pdf
Attachment D: pdf
Attachment E: pdf
Attachment F: pdf - Word
Attachment G: pdf - Word
Attachment H: pdf - Word
Supplemental File: pdf

5/28/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1791)
WTB Commercial Wireless Division Approves Withdrawal of Petition to Dismiss or Deny
pdf - Word

5/28/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1785)
New Options to Pay Fees in the Universal Licensing System Now Available
pdf - Word

5/27/2003
ORDER ON RECONSIDERATION (FCC 03-117)
ACR Electronics, Inc. and McMurdo Limited; Requests for Waiver of the Commission's Rules to Permit the Type Certification of a New 406 MHz Personal Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon (EPIRB)
pdf - Word

5/27/2003
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER (DA 03-1779)
County of Albemarle Informal Objections Against Application for Wireless Radio Station Authorization (FCC Form 601) with Environmental Assessment
pdf - Word

5/23/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1781)
Alaska Native Wireless, L.L.C., Council Tree Alaska Native Wireless, L.L.C. and ANW Management Services L.L.C. seek FCC Consent to Transfer Control of Licenses
pdf - Word

5/23/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1775)
WTB Commercial Wireless Division Approves Settlement Request and Dismisses Two Applications for Review
pdf - Word

5/23/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1771)
Parties Interested in Performing as a Cellular SID Administrator Must Sign a Memorandum of Understanding by June 9, 2003
pdf - Word

5/22/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1753)
Comment Sought on CTIA Petition for Declaratory Ruling on Local Number Portability Implementation Issues
pdf - Word

5/22/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1741)
Fee Decisions of the Managing Director Available to the Public
pdf - Word

5/21/2003
LETTER (DA 03-1752)
Gerald S. Rourke, Esq.; This Letter Denies Tel-Com's Wavier Requests on Licenses Granted in Auction No. 6
pdf - Word

5/20/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1735)
WTB Begins an Audit of Licenses in Certain 220 - 222 MHz Band Services
pdf - Word

5/19/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1730)
New Public Access Files for MDS/ITFS Data will be Deployed on May 19, 2003
pdf - Word

5/16/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1720)
WTB Commercial Wireless Division Approves Withdrawal of Petition to Dismiss or Deny Filed by Elbert County Wireless, LLC
pdf - Word

5/15/2003
NEWS RELEASE
FCC Adopts Spectrum Leasing Rules and Streamlined Processing for License Transfer and Assignment Applications, and Proposes Further Steps to Increase Access to Spectrum Through Secondary Markets
pdf - Word

Statement of Chairman Powell & Commissioner Martin: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Abernathy: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Copps: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Adelstein: pdf - Word

5/14/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1641)
WTB Grants Consent for the Assignment of Licenses to AT&T Wireless Services, Inc., Cingular Wireless, LLC, Meriwether Communications, LLC and Skagit Wireless, LLC
pdf - Word

5/13/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1638)
WTB Grants Upper and Lower Paging Band Licenses - Auction Event No. 40
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word
Attachment D: pdf - Word

5/13/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1583)
WTB Grants Narrowband Licenses - Auction Event No. 41
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf
Attachment C: pdf
Attachment D: pdf

5/13/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1566)
WTB Announces Radio Service Codes for Licenses Listed on Transfer of Control and Assignment of Authorization Applications will now be Displayed in the Universal Licensing System
pdf - Word

5/13/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1565)
Auction of Licenses for Lower 700 MHz Band
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf
Attachment C: pdf
Attachment D: pdf - Word
Attachment E: pdf - Word

5/12/2003
LETTER (DA 03-1582)
John C. Aegerter
pdf - Word

5/12/2003
LETTER (DA 03-1581)
Ms. Sara F. Leibman, Esquire
pdf - Word

5/12/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1547)
Closed Broadcast Auction No. 54 Construction Permits for New Broadcast Stations Scheduled for July 23, 2003
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls

5/9/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1544)
Auction of MVDDS Licenses Postponed
pdf - Word

5/8/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1540)
Michael D. Hawthorne and PrimeCo Spectrum Holdings, LLC Seek FCC Consent to Assign Broadband Personal Communications Services Licenses
pdf - Word

5/8/2003
SECOND ORDER ON RECONSIDERATION OF THE THIRD REPORT AND ORDER AND ORDER ON RECONSIDERATION OF THE FIFTH REPORT AND ORDER (FCC 03-98)
Amendment of Part 1 of the Commission's Rules - Competitive Bidding Procedures
pdf - Word

Statement of Chairman Powell & Commissioner Adelstein: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Martin: pdf - Word

5/7/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1522)
WTB Announces it is Prepared to Grant Upper and Lower Paging Band Licenses Upon Full and Timely Payment
pdf - xls

Attachment A: pdf - Word
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word

5/6/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1523)
AT&T Wireless Services, Inc., United States Cellular Corporation, Arnage Wireless, LLC, Skagit Wireless, LLC and ABC Wireless, LLC Seek FCC Consent to Assign Cellular and Broadband Personal Communications Services Licenses
pdf - Word

5/6/2003
NEWS RELEASE
Uzoma C. Onyeije to Serve as Legal Advisor in the WTB Office of the Bureau Chief
pdf - Word

5/5/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1484)
WTB Seeks Comment on Maritel, Inc. Request to Extend Construction Deadline for Certain VFH Public Coast Station Geographic Area Licenses
pdf - Word

5/3/2003
LETTER (DA 03-410)
Compass Systems, Inc.
pdf - Word

5/2/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1472)
1670-1675 MHz Band Auction Closes
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf
Attachment C: pdf - Word
Attachment D: pdf - Word
Attachment E: pdf - Word

5/1/2003
NEWS RELEASE
Commission Holds First Meeting of the Enhanced 911 "E911" Coordination Initiative
pdf - Word

5/1/2003
NEWS RELEASE
Environmental and Historic Preservation Action Plan - Statement by FCC Chairman Michael K. Powell
pdf - Word

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April

4/30/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1451)
WTB Grants Consent to Assign C Block Broadband PCS Licenses
pdf - Word

4/30/2003
ORDER (DA 03-1445)
Teletouch Licenses, Inc. Request for Cancellation for Paging and Radiotelephone Service, Station KNKP513 at Various Locations in Oklahoma
pdf - Word

4/29/2003
NEWS RELEASE
Scott Delacourt Named Chief of Staff of the WTB
pdf - Word

4/29/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1268)
Auction of Licenses for Lower and Upper Paging Bands; 104 Qualified Bidders
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf
Attachment C: pdf
Attachment D: pdf - Word
Attachment E: pdf - Word
Attachment F: pdf - Word
Supplemental File: pdf

4/28/2003
ORDER ON FURTHER RECONSIDERATION (DA 03-1291)
Vodafone AirTouch, Plc and Bell Atlantic Corporation, et al; WTB Adopted This Order on 4/25/03 Dismissing a Self-Styled Petition for Further Reconsideration Filed by Platte River Cellular Ltd. Partnership
pdf - Word

4/28/2003
NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULE MAKING (FCC 03-95)
Amendment of Part 22 of the Commission's Rules to Benefit the Consumers of Air-Ground Telecommunications Services; Biennial Regulatory Review - Amendment of Parts 1, 22 and 90 of the Commission's Rules
pdf - Word

4/28/2003
ORDER (DA 03-1290)
3DL Wireless, LLC, et al; Dismissed as Moot Two Petitions Filed by NextWave and One Filed by the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors for NextWave Telecom, Inc. Regarding Licenses in Auction 35
pdf - Word

4/28/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1287)
Commercial Wireless Division Corrects Docket Number on Comments Filed to its Proposed Guidelines for Cellular SID Administrators
pdf - Word

4/25/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1283)
Roundtable Participants Announced for the 4/29/2003 Meeting of the Commission's Wireless E911 Coordination Initiative
pdf - Word

4/25/2003
ORDER (DA 03-1228)
Pacific Wireless Technologies, Inc., 800 MHz Station KGQ445 Assignment from Pacific Wireless Technologies, Inc., to Nextel of California, Inc.
pdf - Word

4/24/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1252)
WTB Grants Dismissal Request of Eligible Auction No. 35 Winner and Dismisses Application for One C and F Block Broadband Personal Communications Services (PCS) License, Auction No. 35
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word

4/24/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1221)
Auction of Licenses for Lower 700 MHz Band; Status of FCC Form 175 Applications to Participate in the Auction
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf

4/23/2003
NEWS RELEASE
FCC Acts to Promote Homeland Security and the Development of Wireless Broadband Services in Support of Public Safety
pdf - Word

Statement of Chairman Powell: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Copps: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Martin: pdf - Word

4/22/2003
ORDER (DA 03-1182)
WTB Seeks Comment on Petition Filed by AirCell, Inc. for Extension of Waiver
pdf - Word

4/22/2003
LETTER (DA 03-1189)
Letter Address to : Mr. Thomas Gutierrez on behalf of Poplar PCS-Central
pdf - Word

4/22/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1181)
Auction Seminar Postponed for Auction 53 (Multichannel Video Distribution and Data Service Licenses Auction)
pdf - Word

4/21/2003
LETTER (DA 03-1183)
Withdrawal of Request for Confidential Treatment
pdf - Word

4/18/2003
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER (FCC 03-86)
James A. Kay, Jr.; Request for a Finder's Preference for Station WNJF770 Licensed to Stanley W. Harris d/b/a Western Communications Company on Base Station Frequency 852.7875 MHz at Heaps Peak (San Bernardino) California
pdf - Word

4/18/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1172)
Agenda for the April 29, 2003 Meeting of the Commission's Wireless E911 Coordination Initiative
pdf - Word

4/17/2003
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER (FCC 03-84)
James A. Kay, Jr. Application for Consent to Assign the License for Conventional SMR Station WNXR890, Newbury Park, California
pdf - Word

4/17/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1166)
Auction of License for 1670-1675 MHz Band
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf
Attachment C: pdf - Word
Attachment D: pdf - Word

4/16/2003
REPORT AND ORDER (FCC 03-79)
Amendment of Section 1.937 of the Commission's Rules Concerning Repetitious or Conflicting Applications
pdf - Word

4/15/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1158)
WTB Grants Narrowband PCS Licenses; Auction Event No. 41
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf
Attachment C: pdf
Attachment D: pdf

4/14/2003
LETTER (DA 03-1145)
Re: T-Mobile USA, Inc., Request to Withdraw Certain Pleadings
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - Word

4/14/2003
LETTER (DA 03-1144)
Re: NextWave Personal Communications Inc. and NextWave Power Partners Inc.
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - Word

4/14/2003
LETTER (DA 03-1143)
Re: Request of Alaska Native Wireless, L.L.C. for Approval to Withdraw Certain Pleadings
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - Word

4/11/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1128)
Closed Broadcast Auction Scheduled for July 23, 2003
pdf - Word

Attachment A1: pdf - xls
Attachment A2: pdf - xls
Attachment A3: pdf - xls

4/9/2003
ERRATUM
Erratum to Memorandum Opinion and Order in re: Applications of Northcoast Communications, LLC and Cellco Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless for Consent to Assignment of License
pdf - Word

4/9/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1089)
WTB Announces an Audit of the Operational Status of Certain 220 - 222 MHz Band Licenses
pdf - Word

4/8/2003
LETTER (DA 03-1112)
Ohio Letter; Cingular Wireless LLC (Cingular) and Vodafone Americas, Inc., (Vodafone)
pdf - Word

4/8/2003
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER (DA 03-1102)
Applications of Northcoast Communications, LLC and Cellco Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless; for Consent to Assignment of Licenses
pdf - Word

4/7/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1100)
WTB Grants Upper and Lower Paging Bands Licenses, Auction Event No. 40
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment A1: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word

4/7/2003
NEWS RELEASE
Jennifer Tomchin Named Legal Advisor in the Wireless Bureau's Office of the Bureau Chief
pdf - Word

4/7/2003
NEWS RELEASE
David Furth Named Associate Bureau Chief and Counsel to Wireless Bureau
pdf - Word

4/7/2003
NEWS RELEASE
Catherine Seidel Named Deputy Bureau Chief of Wireless Bureau
pdf - Word

4/7/2003
NEWS RELEASE
John Branscome Named Legal Advisor in Wireless Bureau's Office of the Bureau Chief
pdf - Word

4/7/2003
ORDER (DA 03-1095)
Michael W. Monroe; Renewal of License for SMR Station KNHH631 Waycross, Georgia
pdf - Word

4/7/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1090)
Auction of Licenses for Lower and Upper Paging Bands; Status of FCC Form 175 Applications to Participate in the Auction
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf
Supplemental File: pdf

4/3/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1065)
Auction of Regional Narrowband PCS Licenses Scheduled for September 24, 2003; Comments Sought on Package Bidding Procedures, Reserve Prices or Minimum Opening Bids, and Other Auction Procedures
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls

4/2/2003
NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULE MAKING AND MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER (FCC 03-56)
Initiated Comprehensive Examination of the Rules and Policies Governing the Licensing of the ITFS, MDS, and MMDS; Seek to Promote Competition, Innovation and Investment in Wireless Broadband Services, and to Promote Educational Services
pdf - Word

Statement of Chairman Powell: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Copps: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Abernathy: pdf - Word

4/2/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1049)
1670-1675 MHz Band Auction Scheduled for April 30, 2003; Status of FCC Form 175 Applications to Participate in the Auction
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf

4/1/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1048)
WTB Accords "Permit-But-Disclose" Ex Parte Status to Petition for Forbearance from E911 Accuracy Standards Imposed on Tier III Carriers
pdf - Word

4/1/2003
ORDER (DA 03-1044)
i2way Request for Declaratory Ruling Regarding the Ten-Channel Limit of Section 90.187(e) of the Commission's Rules; Hexagram Petition to Deny i2way Applications
pdf - Word

4/1/2003
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER (FCC 03-70)
Hill & Welch and Myers Keller Communications Law Group Request for Attorney Fees in Connection with the 218-219 MHz Service, Regional Narrowband PCS Service, and Nationwide Narrowband PCS
pdf - Word

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March

3/28/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-1031)
WTB Grants Dismissal Request of Eligible Auction No. 35 Winner and Dismisses Application for Two C and F Block Broadband Personal Communications Services (PCS) Licenses
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word

3/27/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-965)
WTB Announces it is Prepared to Grant Narrowband PCS Auction Licenses Upon Full and Timely Payment; Auction Event No. 41
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf
Attachment C: pdf

3/25/2003
NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULEMAKING (FCC 03-64)
Assessment and Collection of Regulatory Fees for Fiscal Year 2003
pdf - Word

3/25/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-873)
WTB Releases Enhanced Attachment Interface for the Universal Licensing System and Ownership Filing
pdf - Word

3/25/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-864)
Commercial Wireless Division Seeks Comments on its Proposed Guidelines for Cellular SID Administrators
pdf - Word

3/24/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE
Erratum to FCC 2002 Biennial Regulatory Review-WTB Staff Report
pdf - Word

3/21/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-845)
Due Diligence Announcement for the Upcoming Auction of Licenses in the Lower 700 MHz Band Scheduled for May 28, 2003
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - xls

3/17/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-798)
WTB Seeks Comment on an Assignment of and a Request for Extension of Time to Construct a 220 MHz Nationwide Commercial License
pdf - Word

3/14/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-797)
WTB Establishes a New Docket for the Filing of E911 Richardson Certifications by Wireless Carriers
pdf - Word

3/14/2003
REPORT (DA 03-129)
FCC 2002 Biennial Regulatory Review Staff Report of WTB
pdf - Word

Appendix IV: pdf - Word

3/14/2003
MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER AND PROPOSED ORDER OF MODIFICATION (DA 03-783)
Thomas K. Kurian, Renewal and Modification of 800 MHz Station WNXN838
pdf - Word

3/14/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-788)
WTB Grants Lower 700 MHZ Band Licenses; Auction Event No. 44
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word
Attachment D: pdf - Word

3/14/2003
ORDER ON RECONSIDERATION (DA 03-697)
Hydra Communications; for Renewal of License for Multipoint Distribution Service Station WGW408, El Centro, California
pdf - Word

3/14/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE
Erratum to WTB Announces it is Prepared to Grant Upper and Lower Paging Band Licenses Upon Full and Timely Payment; Auction Event No. 40
pdf - Word

3/14/2003
SECOND REPORT AND ORDER AND SECOND FURTHER NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULEMAKING (FCC 03-51)
Extending Wireless Telecommunications Services to Tribal Lands
pdf - Word

Statement of Chairman Powell: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Copps: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Adelstein: pdf - Word

3/14/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-793)
Auction of Direct Broadcast Satellite Service Deadlines Extended for Comments and Reply Comments
pdf - Word

3/13/2003
NEWS RELEASE (FCC 03-56)
FCC Initiates Proceeding to Facilitate Wireless Broadband Access in the 2500-2690 MHz Bands
pdf - Word

Statement of Chairman Powell: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Abernathy: pdf - Word
Statement of Commissioner Copps: pdf - Word

3/12/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-768)
WTB Approves Withdrawal of Petition for Reconsideration Filed by Nextel Communications Re: Renewal of Stations Licensed to Warden
pdf - Word

3/11/2003
MEMORADNUM OPINION AND ORDER (DA 03-752)
State of Florida; Requests for Waiver of the Commission's Rules to Permit Licensing of Stations in the 800 MHz Public Safety Category on Non-Standard Channel Centers
pdf - Word

3/11/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-721)
WTB Seeks Comment on Petition Filed by AirCell, Inc. for Extension of Waiver Docket No. 02-86
pdf - Word

3/11/2003
LETTER (DA 03-615)
Re: Section 106 Review of an FCC Undertaking - Syracuse SMSA Limited Partnership (Verizon Wireless)
pdf - Word

3/11/2003
REPORT AND ORDER (FCC 03-35)
Amendment of Part 90 of the Commission's Rules and Policies for Applications and Licensing of Low Power Operations in the Private Land Mobile Radio 450-470 MHz Band
pdf - Word

3/7/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-647)
WTB Clarifies Construction Requirements for the Private Radio Services
pdf - Word

3/6/2003
ORDER (DA 03-642)
Triton PCS License Company, L.L.C. and A T & T Wireless Services, Inc. Petition for Waiver of Section 22.367 of the Rules Concerning Wave Polarization in the Cellular Radiotelephone Service
pdf - Word

3/5/2003
NEWS RELEASE
FCC to Launch E911 Coordination Initiative; First Meeting to Occur at Commission on April 29, 2003
pdf - Word

Statement by Commissioners Abernathy & Adelstein: pdf - Word

3/4/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-567)
Auction of Licenses in the Lower 700 MHz Band Scheduled for May 28, 2003
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls

3/3/2003
ORDER (DA 03-617)
Nextwave Personal Communications Inc. and Nextwave Power Partners Inc.
pdf - Word

Appendix A: pdf - Word

3/3/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (FCC 03-40)
Auction of Direct Broadcast Satellite Service Licenses Scheduled for August 6, 2003; Comment Sought on Reserve Prices or Minimum Opening Bids and Other Auction Procedures.
pdf - Word

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February

2/26/2003
ORDER (DA 03-568)
High Tech Communications Services, Inc. Request for Waiver of the Commission's Short-Spacing Rules to Operate Call Sign WPLM234 on Offset Channels
pdf - Word

2/21/2003
ORDER ON RECONSIDERATION (DA 03-487)
Vista Communications, Inc.
pdf - Word

2/21/2003
ORDER ON RECONSIDERATION (DA 03-480)
TPS Utilicom, Inc.
pdf - Word

2/20/2003
ORDER (DA 03-476)
911 Call Processing Modes; Motorola Request for Approval of Modified 911 Call Processing Mode
pdf - Word

2/19/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-462)
1670-1675 MHz Band Pre-Auction Seminar
pdf - Word

2/19/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-460)
Lower and Upper Paging Bands Scheduled for May 13, 2003
pdf - Word

2/18/2003
ORDER (DA 03-458)
Eastern New Mexico University, for Renewal of License for Instructional Television Fixed Service Station WLX261, Elida, New Mexico
pdf - Word

2/14/2003
ORDER (DA 03-443)
PinPoint Wireless, Inc., Request for a Waiver and Extension of the Broadband PCS Construction Requirements
pdf - Word

2/14/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-440)
AT&T Wireless Services, Inc., Cingular Wireless LLC, Meriwether Communications LLC, and Skagit Wireless, LLC Seek FCC Consent to Assign Cellular and Broadband Personal Communications Services Licenses, WT Docket No. 03-46
pdf - Word

2/12/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-420)
WTB Approves Request for Authorization to Participate in the AirCell System
pdf - Word

2/12/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-418)
WTB Grants Consent for the Full and Partial Assignment and Transfer of Control of Licenses to Implement GSM Corridor, LLC Joint Venture
pdf - Word

2/11/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-409)
WTB Approves Withdrawal of Petition for Reconsideration by Texas RSA 20B2 Limited Partnership
pdf - Word

2/11/2003
ORDER (FCC 03-27)
James A. Kay, Jr., Application for Modification of and for Consent to the Assignment of the License for Business Radio Service Station WIK902
pdf - Word

2/7/2003
NEWS RELEASE
Kathleen O'Brien Ham and Maureen C. McLaughlin Named to New Office of Strategic Planning and Policy Analysis
pdf - Word

2/7/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-372)
Narrowband PCS Spectrum Auction Revised Inventory and Start Date for Auction No. 50; Notice and Filing Requirements, Minimum Opening Bids, Upfront Payments and Other Auction Procedures
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls

2/6/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-378)
WTB Grants Upper and Lower Paging Bands Licenses, Auction Event No. 40
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word
Attachment D: pdf - Word

2/6/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-359)
FM Translator Auction Filing Window and Application Freeze
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - Word
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word
Attachment D: pdf - Word

2/4/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-352)
WTB Announces that Applications for Upper and Lower Paging Bands are Accepted for Filing Auction Event No. 40
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment A1: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word

2/3/2003
NEWS RELEASE
John Muleta Commences Duties Today as Chief of FCC WTB
pdf - Word

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January

1/30/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-286)
Auction of Multichannel Video Distribution and Data Service Licenses Rescheduled for June 25, 2003
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls
Attachment B: pdf - xls

1/29/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-100)
Revised Inventory and Auction Start Date for Auction of Lower 700 MHz Band Licenses
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf - xls

1/28/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-210)
Band Managers' Annual Reports are Due March 3, 2003
pdf - Word

1/27/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-209)
WTB Extends Deadline for Filing Comments and Reply Comments on the Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Concerning Possible Revisions to Enhanced 911 Rules
pdf - Word

1/24/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-158)
WTB Grants Lower 700 MHz Band Licenses, Auction Event No. 44
pdf - Word

Attachment A: pdf
Attachment A1: pdf
Attachment B: pdf - Word
Attachment C: pdf - Word
Attachment D: pdf - Word

1/24/2003
ORDER (DA 03-196)
Northstar Technology, LLC: Request for a Waiver and Extension of the Broadband PCS Construction Requirements
pdf - Word

1/23/2003
NEWS RELEASE
Powell Announces Changes in WTB; Tom Sugrue to Leave FCC, John Muleta to be Named Bureau Chief
pdf - Word

1/23/2003
ERRATUM (DA 03-187)
Amendment of Part 95 of the Commission's Rules to Authorize the Use of 406.025 MHz for Personal Locator Beacons (PLB)
pdf - Word

1/22/2003
ORDER (DA 03-171)
Charles W. Fortner Finder's Preference Request for Station KNHK827 Licensed to J.E. Sussman d/b/a Fox Systems, Dayton OH
pdf - Word

1/17/2003
LETTER (DA 03-165)
Petitions for Temporary Waiver and Extension of Time by Cellular Phone Kentucky, Inc. and Litchfield County Cellular, Inc.
pdf - Word

1/17/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-161)
New Broadcast Auxiliary Interface between the Universal Licensing System (ULS) and the Consolidated Database (CDBS) Available January 22, 2003
pdf - Word

1/13/2003
ORDER (DA 03-70)
In the Matter of Jen-Shenn Song - Second Order on Reconsideration
pdf - Word

1/8/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-55)
WTB Announces New Lower 700 MHZ Band Service Website
pdf - Word

1/3/2003
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 03-20)
WTB Seeks Comment on Request by Sprint for Six Month Extension of Deadline for 100% Location-capable Handset Activation
pdf - Word

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