• Full Title: FCC Launches First-in-the-World Incentive Auction to Repurpose Broadcast Television Spectrum for Mobile Broadband; Auction Set to Unleash Wave of Economic Innovation Opportunities for U.S
  • Document Type(s): News Release
  • Bureau(s): Media Relations, Wireless Telecommunications

The Commission voted to officially launch the incentive auction process, making the United States the first nation in the world to implement this major policy innovation, which aims to repurpose broadcast television spectrum for mobile broadband use

Document Dates

  • Released On: Sep 28, 2012
  • Adopted On: Sep 28, 2012
  • Issued On: Sep 28, 2012
  • Media Contact: Tammy Sun at (202) 418-0505, Tammy.Sun@fcc.gov