Fact Sheet

Date:

Auction 12 began on 1/13/1997 and closed on 1/21/1997.

Round 36 (See DA 97-153)
Licenses:

14 licenses (13 Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)1 Rural Service Area (RSA))

Spectrum

Block A: 869-880/824-835 MHz and 890-891.5/845-846.5 MHz
Block B: 880-890/835-845 MHz and 891.5-894/846.5-849 MHz

Bandwidth:

Block A: 25 MHz
Block B: 25 MHz
Total bandwidth: 50 MHz

Winning Bidders:
10 bidders won 14 licenses
Rounds:
36
Qualified Bidders
22
Licenses Won:
14
Total Licenses:
14
Net Bids
$1,842,533
Gross Bids:
$1,842,533

Event Date
Form 175 (Short Form) Application Filing Deadline
12/16/1996; 5:30 pm ET
Upfront Payments Deadline (Wire Transfer)
12/16/1996; 6:00 pm ET
Upfront Payments Deadline (Cashiers Check)
12/16/1996; 11:59 pm ET
Orders for Remote Bidding Software
1/3/1997; 11:59 pm ET
Mock Auction
1/13/1997
Auction Start
1/13/1997
Auction Closed
1/21/1997