Fact Sheet

Date:

Auction 41 began on 10/3/2001 and closed on 10/16/2001.

Round 48, (See PN DA 01-2429)
Licenses:

8 Nationwide licenses will be offered
357 licenses will be offered (7 licenses in each of 51 Major Trading Areas (MTAs))

Spectrum

NW Channel 18: (940.65-940.75 MHz)
NW Channel 19: (901.3-901.35, 930.5-930.55 MHz)
NW Channel 20: (901.9-901.95, 930.75-930.8 MHz)
NW Channel 21: (901.5-901.55, 930-930.15 MHz)
NW Channel 22: (901.6-901.65, 930.15-930.3 MHz)
NW Channel 23: (901.45-901.5, 940.55-940.65 MHz)
NW Channel 24: (901.55-901.6, 940.3-940.4 MHz)
NW Channel 25: (901.85-901.9, 940.45-940.55 MHz)
MTA Channel 26: (901.35-901.4 MHz)
MTA Channel 27: (901.4-901.45 MHz)
MTA Channel 28: (940.4-940.45 MHz)
MTA Channel 29: (901.95-902.0, 930.8-930.85 MHz)
MTA Channel 30: (901.65-901.7, 930.3-930.4 MHz)
MTA Channel 31: (901.7-901.75, 930.85-931 MHz)
MTA Channel 32: (901.8375-901.85, 940.9-941 MHz)

Bandwidth:

See table below. Total bandwidth: 1.8625 MHz (1862.5 kHz)

Winning Bidders:
5 bidders won 317 licenses
Rounds:
48
Qualified Bidders
9
Licenses Won:
317
Licenses Held by FCC:
48
Total Licenses:
365
Net Bids
$8,285,036
Gross Bids:
$11,013,915

Event Date
Pre-Auction Seminar
Form 175 (Short Form) Application Filing Deadline
8/24/2001; 6:00 pm ET
Upfront Payments Deadline
9/13/2001; 6:00 pm ET
Mock Auction
9/28/2001
Auction Start
10/3/2001
Auction Closed
10/16/2001
 
Channel Frequency
18 100 kHz unpaired
19 50 kHz/50 kHz paired
20 50 kHz/50 kHz paired
21 50 kHz /150 kHz paired
22 50 kHz /150 kHz paired
23 50 kHz/100 kHz paired
24 50 kHz/100 kHz paired
25 50 kHz/100 kHz paired
26 50 kHz unpaired
27 50 kHz unpaired
28 50 kHz unpaired
29 50 kHz/50 kHz paired
30 50 kHz/100 kHz paired
31 50 kHz/150 kHz paired
32 12.5 kHz/100 kHz paired