Fact Sheet

Date:

Auction 95 began on 7/16/2013 and closed on 8/6/2013.

Licenses:

4,902 lower paging bands licenses will be offered in 174 of the 175 Economic Areas (EAs). 1,003 upper paging bands licenses will be offered in each of the 51 Major Economic Areas (MEAs). 5,905 licenses total

Spectrum

35 MHz lower paging band (unpaired): 2,339 licenses
43 MHz lower paging band (unpaired): 860 licenses
152 and 158 MHz lower paging bands (unpaired): 232 licenses
152 and 158 MHz lower paging bands (paired): 531 licenses
454 and 459 MHz lower paging bands (paired): 940 licenses
929 MHz upper paging band (unpaired): 460 licenses
931 MHz upper paging band (unpaired): 543 licenses

Bandwidth:

35 MHz licenses: 20 kHz per license
43 MHz licenses: 20 kHz per license
152 and 158 MHz unpaired licenses: 20 kHz per license
152 and 158 MHz paired licenses: 40 kHz per license*
454 and 459 MHz paired licenses: 40 kHz per license*
929 MHz licenses: 20 kHz per license
931 MHz licenses: 20 kHz per license
*These licenses are paired channels of 20 kHz each.

Winning Bidders:
33 Bidders won 3104 Licenses
Rounds:
74
Qualified Bidders
37
Licenses Won:
3104
Licenses Held by FCC:
2801
Total Licenses:
5905
Net Bids
$1,659,074
Gross Bids:
$2,255,510

Event Date
Comments Due
Reply Comments Due
Auction Tutorial Available (via Internet)
Form 175 (Short Form) Application Filing Window Opens
4/30/2013; 12:00 pm ET
Form 175 (Short Form) Application Filing Deadline
5/9/2013; 6:00 pm ET
Upfront Payments Deadline
6/13/2013; 6:00 pm ET
Mock Auction
7/12/2013
Auction Start
7/16/2013
Auction Closed
8/6/2013