Summary

July 28, 2004 - July 28, 2004
Rounds:
4
Bidding Days:
1
Qualified Bidders:
3
Winning Bidders:
3 Bidders won 7 licenses
Gross Bids:
$306,000
Net Bids:
$216,050
Spreadsheets Files
Document
Document
Charts Files
Maps & Band Plans
Band Plans Files
Document
General Information
Tribal Land Bidding Credits
Includes Tribal Land EA Cross Reference

Fact Sheet

Date:

Auction 56 began on 7/28/2004 and closed on 7/28/2004.
(See PN DA 04-2429)

Licenses:

880 licenses to be offered: Five in each of 172 EAs and four EA-like areas

Spectrum:

24.25-24.45 GHz and 25.05-25.25 GHz

Bandwidth:

400 megahertz:

80 megahertz (paired 40 megahertz segments) in each of five channels (Channel Numbers 35-39)

Winning Bidders:
3 Bidders won 7 licenses
Rounds:
4
Qualified Bidders:
3
Licenses Won:
7
Total Licenses:
880
Net Bids:
$216,050
Gross Bids:
$306,000
 
 
EventDate
Pre-Auction Seminar
Form 175 (Short Form) Application Filing Window Opens
5/25/2004; 12:00 noon ET
Form 175 (Short Form) Application Filing Deadline
6/4/2004; 6:00 pm ET
Upfront Payments Deadline
6/29/2004; 6:00 pm ET
Mock Auction
7/23/2004
Auction Start
7/28/2004
Auction Closed
7/28/2004
Channel NumberChannel DescriptionFrequenciesBandwidth
EA Licenses
35Two paired 40 MHz frequency blocks24,250-24,290 / 25,050-25,090 MHz80 MHz
36Two paired 40 MHz frequency blocks24,290-24,330 / 25,090-25,130 MHz80 MHz
37Two paired 40 MHz frequency blocks24,330-24,370 / 25,130-25,170 MHz80 MHz
38Two paired 40 MHz frequency blocks24,370-24,410 / 25,170-25,210 MHz80 MHz
39Two paired 40 MHz frequency blocks24,410-24,450 / 25,210-25,250 MHz80 MHz
Total  400 MHz
Releases P
 
7/14/2004
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 04-2086)
This Public Notice identifies three applicants found to be qualified to bid in the upcoming 24 GHz Service auction.
 
6/18/2004
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 04-1727)
This Public Notice announces the status of the five FCC Form 175 applications received to participate in Auction No. 56 scheduled to begin on July 28, 2004.
 
5/6/2004
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 04-1271)
This Public Notice announces the Pre-Auction Seminar for the 24 GHz Service Auction (Auction No. 56) is scheduled for Tuesday, May 25, 2004.
 
3/12/2004
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 04-633)
This Public Notice announces the procedures and minimum opening bids for the upcoming auction of licenses in the 24 GHz service scheduled for July 28, 2004.
 
1/30/2004
PUBLIC NOTICE (DA 04-196)
Comment sought on reserve prices or minimum opening bids and other auction procedures.
 
Releases O
 
See R&O FCC 00-272
 
 

No results here for this auction.

No results here for this auction.

Auction Seminar

This seminar was held on May 25, 2004.
 

Presentation Slides

5/25/2004
Pre-Auction Process
Barbara Sibert, Auctions Marketing Specialist, Auctions & Spectrum Access Division
pdf - ppt
Telephonic Bid Entry Script:
pdf

Overview of 24 GHz Service Rules and Due Diligence
Nancy Zaczek, Attorney, Broadband Division
pdf - ppt
Michael Pollak, Engineer, Broadband Division
pdf
Interim sharing arrangement between the FCC and Industry Canada:
pdf
Beth Fishel, Industry Analyst, Broadband Division
pdf - ppt

Overview of Tribal Land Bidding Credit
Michael Connelly, Attorney Advisor, Mobility Division
pdf - ppt

Overview of Auction Rules and Electronic Filing of Form 175
Howard Davenport, Attorney, Auctions & Spectrum Access Division
pdf - ppt
Yiping Osser, Project Manager
Form 175 Screen Shots:
pdf

Wire Transfer & Payment Process
Tim Dates, Accountant, Auctions Accounting Group
pdf - ppt

Overview of Auction Process & FCC Automated Auction System
Roy Knowles, Wireless Telecommunications Analyst, Auctions & Spectrum Access Division
pdf - ppt
Auctions Bidding System Screen Shots:
pdf - Word

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