July 16, 2001
Wireless licensees dispute auction process
Author: JT Smith
More information on why the FCC has delayed its next round of wireless spectrum auctions: Turns out the agency may have auctioned off the same chunk of airspace several times over the past couple of years. At least two of the successful bidders in the January 2001 auction are not amused that they might never receive their licenses, and have begun to shine a spotlight on all sorts of ugly secrets the Federal Communications Commission would rather the general public not pay any attention. Get the dirt at Interactive Week.