WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU GRANTS ADVANCED WIRELESS SERVICES LICENSE
Federal Communications Commission
News Media Information 202 / 418-0500445 12th St., S.W.
Washington, D.C. 20554
December 11, 2009
WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATIONS BUREAU GRANTS
ADVANCED WIRELESS SERVICES LICENSE
Report No. AUC-78 (Auction 78)On August 20, 2008, the Federal Communications Commission completed an auction of licenses in
the Advanced Wireless Services (“AWS-1”) and the Broadband Personal Communications Service
(“Broadband PCS”) (Auction 78).1 After a preliminary review of the FCC long-form applications (FCC
Form 601), the application listed in Attachment A to this Public Notice was accepted for filing.2 Upon
further review, we find that the application listed in Attachment A is complete and conforms to the
Commission’s rules.3 Furthermore, the Commission has received full payment, as required by Section
1.2109(a) of its rules,4 for the license listed in Attachment A.
Accordingly, by this Public Notice, we announce the grant of the license listed in Attachment A.
We grant this license pursuant to Section 309(a) of the Communications Act, 47 U.S.C. § 309(a), and
section 0.331 of the Commission’s rules, 47 C.F.R. § 0.331, because it will serve the public interest,
convenience, and necessity.
This Public Notice includes the following Attachments:
Attachment A: Application and License the Wireless Telecommunications Bureau Is Granting.
Attachment B: Instructions for Searching for the Application Listed in Attachment A Using ULS.
1 Auction of AWS-1 and Broadband PCS Licenses Closes; Winning Bidders Announced for Auction 78, Public
Notice, 23 FCC Rcd 12749 (WTB 2008).
2 Wireless Telecommunications Bureau Announces that Applications for Advanced Wireless Services Licenses Are
Accepted for Filing, Public Notice, 23 FCC Rcd 14895 (WTB 2008). Applications for Broadband PCS licenses filed
with respect to Auction 78 were accepted for filing in a separate public notice. See Wireless Telecommunications
Bureau Announces that Applications for Broadband PCS Licenses Are Accepted for Filing, Public Notice, 23 FCC
Rcd 14773 (WTB 2008).
3 In June of 2009, the Wireless Telecommunications Bureau granted the Auction 78 long-form applications filed by
12 applicants for AWS or Broadband PCS authorizations. See Wireless Telecommunications Bureau Grants
Advanced Wireless Services Licenses, Public Notice, 24 FCC Rcd 7550 (WTB 2009); Wireless Telecommunications
Bureau Grants Broadband PCS Licenses, Public Notice, 23 FCC Rcd 7568 (WTB 2009).
4 47 C.F.R. § 1.2109(a).
Attachment C: Instructions for Searching for Granted License Listed in Attachment A Using ULS.
Attachment D: Instructions for Accessing the FCC Network Using Windows 95/98/2000/XP.
Please contact Brian Wondrack, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau, Broadband Division, at
(202) 418-0653, for questions regarding legal matters and licensing issues.
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