FCC Releases Forward Auction Info

The Federal Communications Commission’s Wireless Telecommunications Bureau and the Incentive Auction Task Force identify 62 applicants found to be qualified to bid in the upcoming forward auction (Auction 1002), and announce that bidding in the clock phase of the forward auction in the initial stage will begin on August 16, 2016.

This Public Notice provides details, instructions, and specific dates regarding the availability of educational materials, the opportunity for each qualified bidder to participate in the clock phase practice and mock auctions, and the start of clock phase bidding in the forward auction. This Public Notice also addresses the continuing obligations and auction procedures for all Auction 1002 applicants, including those that have been deemed not qualified to bid.

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