CTIA Offers Own Timetable for FCC Auction Action

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Washington D.C. - Wireless companies have proposed a timeline for the FCC to reclaim and re-auction spectrum from broadcasters and governments users to feed the country's voracious appetitive for spectrum.

To feed those hungry hoards, CTIA The Wireless Association suggested in letters to the relevant agencies, it will take "immediate action by the FCC and the National Telecommunications and Information Administration ('NTIA') is needed in partnership with stakeholders such as CTIA and its members, in the shadow of the second anniversary of the National Broadband Plan." The plan, which set a target date of freeing up 300 MHz of spectrum by 2015, was released March 17, 2010.

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