Fact Sheet

Date:

Auction 6 began on 11/13/1995 and closed on 3/28/1996.

Licenses:

493 licenses. One in each of 493 Basic Trading Areas (BTAs)

Spectrum

2150-2680 MHz (various frequencies in band)

Bandwidth:

13 channels per license - 6.0 MHz per Channel - Total 78 MHz in 493 BTAs

Winning Bidders:
67 bidders won 493 licenses
Rounds:
181
Qualified Bidders
155
Licenses Won:
493
Total Licenses:
493
Net Bids
$216,239,603
Gross Bids:
$239,729,992

Event Date
Pre-Auction Seminar
Form 175 (Short Form) Application Filing Deadline
10/10/1995; 5:30 pm ET
Upfront Payments Deadline (Cashiers Check)
10/30/1995; 11:59 pm ET
Upfront Payments Deadline (Wire Transfer)
10/30/1995; 3:00 pm ET
Orders for Remote Bidding Software
11/3/1995
Mock Auction
10/31/1995
Auction Start
11/13/1995
Auction Closed
3/28/1996