2007 NAICS Definitions

517210 Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)

This industry comprises establishments engaged in operating and maintaining switching and transmission facilities to provide communications via the airwaves. Establishments in this industry have spectrum licenses and provide services using that spectrum, such as cellular phone services, paging services, wireless Internet access, and wireless video services.

Illustrative Examples:

Cellular telephone services Wireless Internet service providers, except satellite Paging services, except satellite Wireless telephone communications carriers, except satellite

Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--


Go to:

2007
NAICS
2002
NAICS
1997
NAICS
Corresponding Index Entries
517210517211 513321 Beeper (i.e., radio pager) communication carriers
517210517212 513322 Cellular telephone communication carriers
517210517212 513322 Cellular telephone services
517210517212 513322 Mobile telephone communication carriers, except satellite
517210517211 513321 Paging services, except satellite
517210517211 513321 Radio paging services communications carriers
517210517212 513322 Ship-to-shore broadcasting communication carriers, except satellite
517210517212 513322 Telecommunications carriers, cellular telephone
517210517212 513322 Telephone communications carriers, wireless (except satellite)
517210517211 513321 Two-way paging communication carriers, except satellite
517210517212 513322 Wireless data communication carriers, except satellite
517210518111 514191 Wireless Internet service providers, except satellite
517210517212 513322 Wireless telephone communications carriers (except satellite)
517210517212 513322 Wireless video services, except satellite