517312 Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)

Top 10 Companies for 517312:

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily 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
Paging services, except satellite
Wireless Internet service providers, except satellite
Wireless telephone communications carriers, except satellite


Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--

  • Operating and maintaining wired telecommunications networks--are classified in U.S. Industry 517311, Wired Telecommunications Carriers;
  • Operating and maintaining satellite networks--are classified in Industry 517410, Satellite Telecommunications;
  • Providing satellite television distribution services--are classified in U.S. Industry 517311, Wired Telecommunications Carriers; and
  • Operating as mobile virtual network operations (MVNO)--are classified in U.S. Industry 517911, Telecommunications Resellers.
Index Entries for 517312
Beeper (i.e., radio pager) communication carriers
Cellular telephone communication carriers
Cellular telephone services
Cellular telephone stores, primarily selling cellular phone service plans
Mobile phone stores, primarily selling mobile phone service plans
Mobile telephone communication carriers (except satellite)
Paging services (except satellite)
Radio paging services communications carriers
Ship-to-shore broadcasting communication carriers (except satellite)
Telecommunications carriers, cellular telephone
Telephone communications carriers, wireless (except satellite)
Two-way paging communication carriers (except satellite)
Wireless data communication carriers (except satellite)
Wireless Internet service providers (except satellite)
Wireless phone stores, primarily selling wireless phone service plans
Wireless telephone communications carriers (except satellite)
Wireless video services (except satellite)