WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

                                     FORM 15

  Certification and Notice of Termination of Registration under Section 12(g)
  of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Suspension of Duty to File Reports
       Under Sections 13 and 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.

                    Commission File Numbers 0-13232 / 1-14248

                               Arch Wireless, Inc.
             (Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

                         1800 West Park Drive, Suite 250
                        Westborough, Massachusetts 01581
                                 (508) 870-6700
     (Address, including zip code and telephone number, including area code,
                  of registrant's principal executive offices)

          Warrants to Purchase Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share
                     10 7/8% Senior Discount Notes due 2008
            (Title of each class of securities covered by this Form)

                     Common Stock, par value $.001 per share
 (Titles of all other classes of securities for which a duty to
               file reports under section 13(a) or 15(d) remains)

     Please place an X in the box(es) to designate the appropriate rule
provision(s) relied upon to terminate or suspend the duty to file reports:

     Rule 12g-4(a)(1)(i)   [X]             Rule 12h-3(b)(1)(ii)  [ ]
     Rule 12g-4(a)(1)(ii)  [ ]             Rule 12h-3(b)(2)(i)   [ ]
     Rule 12g-4(a)(2)(i)   [ ]             Rule 12h-3(b)(2)(ii)  [ ]
     Rule 12g-4(a)(2)(ii)  [ ]             Rule 15d-6            [ ]
     Rule 12h-3(b)(1)(i)   [X]

     Approximate number of holders of record as of the certification or notice

                                    none (0)
     Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Arch
Wireless, Inc. has caused this certification/notice to be signed on its behalf
by the undersigned duly authorized person.

Date:  May 30, 2002                     By: /s/ Patricia A. Gray
                                           Name:  Patricia A. Gray
                                           Title: Senior Vice President,
                                                  General Counsel and Secretary

Instruction: This form is required by Rules 12g-4, 12h-3 and 15d-6 of the
General Rules and Regulations under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. The
registrant shall file with the Commission three copies of Form 15, one of which
shall be manually signed. It may be signed by an officer of the registrant, by
counsel or by any other duly authorized person. The name and title of the person
signing the form shall be typed or printed under the signature.