Fact Sheet

Date:

Auction 26 began on 2/24/2000 and closed on 3/2/2000.

Round 28; (See PN DA 00-508)
Licenses:

This auction offers 2,499 licenses in 51 Major Economic Areas ("MEAs").Offered are:
612 "929 MHz licenses" (twelve in each MEA)
1,887 "931 MHz licenses"(thirty-seven in each MEA)

Spectrum

929 - 930 MHz Band
931 - 932 MHz Band

Bandwidth:

931 MHz Licenses:
Block AA thru BK - 20 kHz licence in each of 51 MEAs

929 MHz Licenses:
Block A thru L - 20 kHz license in each of 51 MEAs

Winning Bidders:
78 bidders won 985 licenses
Rounds:
28
Qualified Bidders
81
Licenses Won:
985
Licenses Held by FCC:
1514
Total Licenses:
2499
Net Bids
$4,122,500
Gross Bids:
$4,927,200
Withdrawal Payments:
$87,300

Event Date
Pre-Auction Seminar
Form 175 (Short Form) Application Filing Deadline
1/20/2000
Upfront Payments Deadline
2/7/2000
Auction Start
2/24/2000
Auction Closed
3/2/2000