Fact Sheet

Date:

Auction 58 began on 1/26/2005 and closed on 2/15/2005.

(See PN DA 04-3270)
Licenses:

2 A block licenses
188 C block licenses (includes partial licenses)
11 D block licenses (includes partial licenses)
20 E block licenses (includes partial licenses)
21 F block licenses (includes partial licenses)
242 total licenses

Spectrum

30 MHz A block license: 1850-1865, 1930-194515 MHz
C block license suffix C1: 1902.5-1910, 1982.5-199015 MHz
C block license suffix C2: 1895-1902.5, 1975-1982.510 MHz
C block license suffix C3: 1895-1900, 1975-198010 MHz
C block license suffix C4: 1900-1905, 1980-198510 MHz
C block license suffix C5: 1905-1910, 1985-199010 MHz
D block license: 1865-1870, 1945-195010 MHz
E block license: 1885-1890, 1965-197010 MHz
F block license suffix F: 1890-1895, 1970-1975

Bandwidth:

See Table Below

Winning Bidders:
24 bidders won 217 licenses
Rounds:
91
Qualified Bidders
35
Licenses Won:
217
Total Licenses:
242
Net Bids
$2,043,230,450
Gross Bids:
$2,253,802,000

Event Date
Pre-Auction Seminar
Form 175 (Short Form) Application Filing Window Opens
11/16/2004; 9:00 am ET
Form 175 (Short Form) Application Filing Deadline
11/30/2004; 6:00 pm ET
Upfront Payments Deadline
12/29/2004; 6:00 pm ET
Mock Auction
1/21/2005
Auction Start
1/26/2005
Auction Closed
2/15/2005
 
Frequency Block Tier 2
Eligibility Status
Bandwidth (MHz)
(Unless otherwise noted in Attachment A)
Frequency (MHz)
(Unless otherwise noted in Attachment A)
A n/a n/a 30 1850-1865, 1930-1945
C1 Open* Closed 15 1902.5-1910, 1982.5-1990
C2 Open* Closed* 15 1895-1902.5, 1975-1982.5
C3 Closed Closed 10 1895-1900, 1975-1980
C4 Open Closed 10 1900-1905, 1980-1985
C5 Open Open 10 1905-1910, 1985-1990
D n/a n/a 10 1865-1870, 1945-1950
E n/a n/a 10 1885-1890, 1965-1970
F Open Open 10 1890-1895, 1970-1975