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Bell-Rogers plan for Inukshuk stalled because of spectrum cap considerations

News | 09/26/2002 4:00 am EDT

Bell Canada’s and Rogers Communications Inc.’s plan to combine their 2300 MHz and 3500 MHz spectrum holdings under the banner of broadband wireless operator Inukshuk Internet Inc. is on hold for the time being, Report on Wireless has learned. The news comes after Industry Canada informed both parties that Inukshuk had exceeded the 100 MHz spectrum aggregation limit in 27 serving areas following spectrum auctions in 2004 and 2005 (see table list of 27 spectrum licences).

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