Fact Sheet

Date:

Auction 3 began on 10/26/1994 and closed on 11/8/1994.

 
 
Licenses:

30 regional licenses. Six licenses in each of five geographic regions known as Regional Narrowband PCS service areas (RPC)

Spectrum

Various 901-902; 930-931; 940-941 MHz

Bandwidth:

2 licenses - 100 kHz ea.(2 x 50 kHz) in 5 Regions (Total 200 kHz)

4 licenses - 62.5 kHz ea. (50 kHz & 12,5 kHz) in 5 Regions (Total 250 kHz)

Winning Bidders:
9 bidders won 30 licenses
Rounds:
105
Qualified Bidders
28
Licenses Won:
30
Total Licenses:
30
Net Bids
$392,706,797
Gross Bids:
$488,772,800

Event Date
Pre-Auction Seminar
Form 175 (Short Form) Application Filing Deadline
9/26/1994; 5:30 pm ET
Upfront Payments Deadline
10/5/1994; 11:59 pm ET
Auction Start
10/26/1994
Auction Closed
11/8/1994