Fact Sheet

Date:

Auction 42 began on 11/14/2001 and closed on 11/27/2001.

Round 36, (See PN DA 01-2763)
Licenses:

5,104 MAS licenses were offered in 176 Economic Areas (EAs).

Spectrum

Block AA: (928.85625 / 959.85625 MHz)
Block AB: (928.86875 / 959.86875 MHz)
Block AC: (928.88125 / 959. 88125 MHz)
Block AD: (928.89375 / 959. 89375 MHz)
Block AE: (928.90625 / 959. 90625 MHz)
Block AF: (928.91875 / 959. 91875 MHz)
Block AG: (928.93125 / 959. 93125 MHz)
Block AH: (928.94375 / 959. 94375 MHz)
Block AI: (928.95625 / 959. 95625 MHz)
Block AJ: (928.96875 / 959. 96875 MHz)
Block AK: (928.98125 / 959. 98125 MHz)
Block AL: (928.99375 / 959. 99375 MHz)
Block AM: (932.00625 / 941.00625 MHz)
Block AN: (932.01875 / 941. 01875 MHz)
Block AO: (932.03125 / 941.03125 MHz)
Block AP: (932.04375 / 941. 04375 MHz)
Block AQ: (932.05625 / 941. 05625 MHz)
Block AR: (932.06875 / 941. 06875 MHz)
Block AS: (932.08125 / 941. 08125 MHz)
Block AT: (932.09375 / 941. 09375 MHz)
Block AU: (932.15625 / 941.15625 MHz)
Block AV: (932.16875 / 941.16875 MHz)
Block AW: (932.18125 / 941.18125 MHz)
Block AX: (932.19375 / 941.19375 MHz)
Block AY: (932.20625 / 941.20625 MHz)
Block AZ: (932.21875 / 941.21875 MHz)
Block BA: (932.23125 / 941.23125 MHz)
Block BB: (932.24375 / 941.24375 MHz)
Block BC: (932.12500 / 941.12500 MHz)

Bandwidth:
Blocks AA - BB: each 25 kHz (Total 725 kHz)
Block BC: each 100 kHz (Total 100 kHz)

Total bandwidth: 0.825 MHz
Refer to MAS Bandplan
Winning Bidders:
13 bidders won 878 licenses (all 176 100 kHz licenses and 702 25 kHz licenses)
Rounds:
36
Qualified Bidders
13
Licenses Won:
878
Total Licenses:
5104
Net Bids
$1,202,725
Gross Bids:
$1,503,700

Event Date
Pre-Auction Seminar
Form 175 (Short Form) Application Filing Deadline
9/28/2001; 6:00 pm ET
Upfront Payments Deadline
10/22/2001; 6:00 pm ET
Mock Auction
11/9/2001
Auction Start
11/14/2001
Auction Closed
11/27/2001
 
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