Carriers Press FCC To Stick To Post-Auction Timeline

Law360, Washington (December 9, 2016, 5:40 PM EST) -- The Competitive Carriers Association said Thursday that the Federal Communications Commission should make sure it completes the transition of broadcasters to new airwaves after the incentive auction within the planned 39 months, saying its members need the spectrum as soon as possible.

The wireless carriers group praised a plan floated by the FCC to move broadcasters after the auction, saying the goal should be making sure the 600 MHz spectrum band is cleared quickly. Broadcasters, in turn, have asked for more flexibility in the timeline as the...
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