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BDAC Should Support Policies that Reduce Barriers to Deploying Mobile Broadband

Washington, DC – April 20, 2017 – Today, in a letter to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission), more than a dozen small carrier members of Competitive Carriers Association (CCA) congratulated Chairman Ajit Pai and FCC staff on the first meeting of the Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee (BDAC). CCA’s small carrier members commend the FCC for its focus on accelerating the deployment of ...

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FCC Announces 600 MHz Incentive Auction Results; Consumers Benefit Most

Washington, DC – April 13, 2017 – Today, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) announced the conclusion and results of the 600 MHz incentive auction. Competitive Carriers Association (CCA) commends the Commission for its work on the auction from beginning to end and encourages the FCC to ensure the repacking process is timely and within the congressionally-based 39-month timeframe. ...

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FCC Should Promote Investment in Next Generation Networks by Promptly Auctioning FiberTower’s Terminated Licenses

Washington, DC – April 13, 2017 – Today, in reply comments filed with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission), Competitive Carriers Association (CCA) reiterated its request that the Commission auction FiberTower’s 650 terminated licenses as soon as possible. The facts are simple: FiberTower failed to construct these licenses as of their renewal date, and the licensees were terminated by la ...

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CCA Adds Two Additional Carriers to the CCA Device Hub

Washington, DC – April 13, 2017 – Today, Competitive Carriers Association (CCA) announced that two additional carriers, Vermont Telephone (VTel) and United Telephone Association, Inc. (United Telecom) have joined the CCA Device Hub (Hub), joining the six carriers previously announced last week during CCA’s 2017 Mobile Carriers Show in Las Vegas. The Hub, in partnership with Sprint, gathers and consolidates ...

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Six New Carriers Join CCA’s Device Hub

Las Vegas, NV – April 6, 2017 – Today, during its 2017 Mobile Carriers Show, Competitive Carriers Association (CCA) announced that Blue Wireless, East Kentucky Network, LLC (dba Appalachian Wireless), Inland Cellular, Panhandle Telecommunication Systems (dba PTCI), Pine Belt Cellular, Inc., and SI Wireless (dba MobileNation) have joined the CCA Device Hub (Hub). In partnership with Sprint, the Hub enables C ...

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FCC Must Spur Investment in 5G Services by Carefully Examining the Proposed AT&T/FiberTower License Transfer

Washington, DC – March 30, 2017 – Today, in filed comments with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission), Competitive Carriers Association (CCA) encouraged the Commission to closely examine the proposed license transfers (FiberTower Transaction) from FiberTower Corporation (FiberTower) to AT&T Spectrum LLC (AT&T) to allow terminated licenses to be properly reclaimed and auctioned. CCA urged ...

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FCC Should Reject NAB’s Attempts to Delay 600 MHz Spectrum Relocation

Washington, DC – March 29, 2017 – Today, Competitive Carriers Association (CCA) filed with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) an Opposition to the Petition for Reconsideration filed by the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) seeking review of the FCC’s post incentive auction transition schedule. CCA urged the Commission to again dismiss attempts by NAB to delay new broadband in ...

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CCA Congratulates FirstNet for Unanimous Vote to Finalize Award

Washington, DC – March 28, 2017 – Today, the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) Board unanimously voted to authorize FirstNet CEO Mike Poth, or his designee, to finalize an award to build and maintain a nationwide public-safety broadband network (NPSBN). CCA congratulates FirstNet for taking the next step to provide first responders with this service, and competitive carriers look forward to worki ...

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