Fact Sheet

Date:

Auction 33 began on 9/6/2000 and closed on 9/21/2000.

Round 66. (See PN DA 00-2154)
Licenses:
104 Major Economic Area licenses will be offered
Refer to the Upper 700 MHz Guard Bands Map (pdf))
Spectrum

746-747/776-777 MHz Bands
762-764/792-794 MHz Bands

Bandwidth:
A - 2 MHz license (2 x 1 MHz blocks) in each of 52 MEAs
B - 4 MHz license (2 x 2 MHz blocks) in each of 52 MEAs
Total bandwidth: 6.0 MHz (6,000 kHz)
 
Winning Bidders:
9 bidders won 96 licenses
Rounds:
66
Qualified Bidders
15
Licenses Won:
96
Total Licenses:
104
Net Bids
$519,892,575
Gross Bids:
$545,885,000

Event Date
Form 175 (Short Form) Application Filing Window Opens
7/18/2000; 12:00 noon ET
Form 175 (Short Form) Application Filing Deadline
8/1/2000; 6:00 pm ET
Upfront Payments Deadline
8/18/2000; 6:00 pm ET
Mock Auction
8/31/2000
Auction Start
9/6/2000
Auction Closed
9/21/2000