Why is The Repack Deadline Like Bad Car Repair?

By on Jan, 22 2016 with Comments 0

Gordon SmithSpeaking at the Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council’s Annual Broadband and Social Justice Summit on Thursday, NAB President/CEO Gordon Smith addressed the upcoming incentive auction and television spectrum repack.

NAB has consistently said it’s impossible to set a deadline for television owners to move their stations without knowing how many owners will take part in the auction, surrender their spectrum, and then either go dark, co-locate on another channel or move alone to a different channel.

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About The Author: Leslie Stimson has been a reporter for 35+ years, starting in radio news. She’s spent the last 20 years reporting for radio trades.

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