Fact Sheet

Date:

Auction 1 began on 7/25/1994 and closed on 7/29/1994.

Round 47, (See PN PNWL 94-4)
 
 
Licenses:

10 nationwide licenses and 1 additional nationwide license (N9) awarded by pioneer's preference.

Spectrum

901-902 MHz

930-931 MHz

940-941 MHz

Bandwidth:

Blocks N1 thru N5 - 100 kHz ea.(2 x 50 kHz) nationwide (total 500 kHz)

Blocks N6 thru N8 - 62.5 kHz ea.(50 kHz & 12.5 kHz) nationwide (total 187.5 kHz)

Blocks N9 thru N11 - 50 kHz ea. nationwide (total 150 kHz)

(Note: N9 was awarded via pioneer preference - $33,300,000.00)

Total Bandwidth: 0.7875 MHz (787.5 kHz)

Winning Bidders:
6 bidders won 10 licenses (No designated entities)
Rounds:
47
Qualified Bidders
29
Licenses Won:
10
Total Licenses:
10
Net Bids
$617,006,674
Gross Bids:
$650,306,674

Event Date
Pre-Auction Seminar
Form 175 (Short Form) Application Filing Deadline
7/1/1994; 5:30 pm ET
Upfront Payments Deadline
7/11/1994; 3:00 pm ET
Auction Start
7/25/1994
Auction Closed
7/29/1994
 
Channel Block Frequencies
N-1 940.00-940.05 MHz and 901.00-901.05 MHz
N-2 940.05-940.10 MHz and 901.05-901.10 MHz
N-3 940.10-940.15 MHz and 901.10-901.15 MHz
N-4 940.15-940.20 MHz and 901.15-901.20 MHz
N-5** 940.20-940.25 MHz and 901.20-901.25 MHz
N-6 930.40-930.45 MHz and 901.7500-901.7625 MHz
N-7 930.45-930.50 MHz and 901.7625-901.7750 MHz
N-8** 930.50-930.55 MHz and 901.7750-901.7875 MHz
N-10 940.80-940.85 MHz
N-11** 940.85-940.90 MHz