NAB Statement on Close of Reverse Auction Portion of Broadcast Spectrum Incentive Auction

June 29, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C.– In response to the end of the reverse auction portion of the FCC’s efforts to auction 126 MHz of broadcast spectrum to wireless carriers through the incentive auction, the following statement can be attributed to NAB Executive Vice President of Communications Dennis Wharton:

“Broadcasters have done our part; now it’s up to the wireless industry to demonstrate the demand is there for low-band TV spectrum.”

About NAB
The National Association of Broadcasters is the premier advocacy association for America’s broadcasters. NAB advances radio and television interests in legislative, regulatory and public affairs. Through advocacy, education and innovation, NAB enables broadcasters to best serve their communities, strengthen their businesses and seize new opportunities in the digital age. Learn more at

Article Courtesy NAB