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Approved by OMB 3060-0386
July 2002
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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission)DTS Engineering STA Application

File Number:
0000021926
Submit Date:
02/07/2017
Call Sign:
WMBC-TV
Facility ID:
43952
FRN:
0003746450
State:
New Jersey
City:
NEWTON
Service:
DTS
Purpose:
Engineering STA
Status:
Granted
Status Date:
02/10/2017
Expiration Date:
08/10/2017
Filing Status:
InActive


General Information

Section Question Response

Fees, Waivers, and Exemptions

Section Question Response
Fees Is the applicant exempt from FCC application Fees? No
Indicate reason for fee exemption:
Waivers Does this filing request a waiver of the Commission's rule(s)? No
Total number of rule sections involved in this waiver request:

Application Type Fee Code Fee Amount
Total $190.00
Engineering STA MGT $190.00

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION

Doing Business As: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION

JOON S. JOO

99 CLINTON ROAD

WEST CALDWELL, NJ 07006

United States

+1 (973) 852-0300 VICJOO@WMBCTV.COM Corporation

Authorization Holder Name

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

LOUIS R. DUTREIL , JR. .

CONSULTING ENGINEER

DUTREIL LUNDIN & RACKLEY INC.

201 FLETCHER AVE

SARASOTA, FL 34237

United States

+1 (941) 329-6004 BOBJR@DLR.COM Technical Representative

ARTHUR H. HARDING , ESQ. .

OF COUNSEL

GARVEY SCHUBERT BARER

1000 Potomac Street NW

WASHINGTON, DC 20007

United States

+1 (202) 298-2528 aharding@gsblaw.com Legal Representative

Channel and Facility Information

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Section Question Response
Facility ID 43952
State New Jersey
City NEWTON
DTS Channel 18
Facility Type Facility Type Commercial
Station Type Main
Zone Zone 1

DTS Reference Point

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Section Question Response
Construction Permit File Number and Facility ID File Number for Current Authorized Service Area: BLCDT-20101130AAX
Facility ID 43952
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude 40° 51' 53.3" N+
Longitude 074° 12' 01.5" W-

Site 1: Antenna Location Data

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Section Question Response
Antenna Structure Registration Do you have an FCC Antenna Structure Registration (ASR) Number? Yes
ASR Number 1045123
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude 40° 51' 53.0" N+
Longitude 074° 12' 02.0" W-
Structure Type GTOWER-Guyed Structure Used for Communication Purposes
Overall Structure Height 200.0 meters
Support Structure Height 172.7 meters
Ground Elevation (AMSL) 119.8 meters
Antenna Data Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level 193 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain 250 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Mean Sea Level 312.8 meters
Effective Radiated Power 1000 kW

Site 1: Antenna Technical Data

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Section Question Response
Antenna Type Antenna Type Directional Custom
Do you have an Antenna ID? Yes
Antenna ID 96969
Antenna Manufacturer and Model Manufacturer: DIE
Model TFU-16GTH-R 2S350
Electrical Beam Tilt 1
Mechanical Beam Tilt Not Applicable
toward azimuth
Polarization Horizontal
DTV and DTS: Elevation Pattern Does the proposed antenna propose elevation radiation patterns that vary with azimuth for reasons other than the use of mechanical beam tilt? Yes
Rotation 0 degrees
Uploaded file for elevation antenna (or radiation) pattern data

Directional Antenna Relative Field Values (Pre-rotated Pattern)

DegreeValueDegreeValueDegreeValueDegreeValue
0.4470.2360.3090.936
0.3640.2350.3330.985
0.2860.2090.3671
0.2080.1740.4160.978
0.130.1580.4840.922
0.0690.1770.5690.839
0.0910.2160.6660.741
0.1550.2550.7670.637
0.2080.2850.860.538

Additional Azimuths

Degree VA

Site 2: Antenna Location Data

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Section Question Response
Antenna Structure Registration Do you have an FCC Antenna Structure Registration (ASR) Number? Yes
ASR Number 1007048
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude 40° 44' 54.0" N+
Longitude 073° 59' 09.0" W-
Structure Type B-Building
Overall Structure Height 443.0 meters
Support Structure Height 381.0 meters
Ground Elevation (AMSL) 15.5 meters
Antenna Data Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level 307 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain 309 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Mean Sea Level 322.5 meters
Effective Radiated Power 90 kW

Site 2: Antenna Technical Data

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Section Question Response
Antenna Type Antenna Type Directional Custom
Do you have an Antenna ID? Yes
Antenna ID 96970
Antenna Manufacturer and Model Manufacturer: RFT
Model SFN-2030-G-8
Electrical Beam Tilt 1
Mechanical Beam Tilt Not Applicable
toward azimuth
Polarization Horizontal
DTV and DTS: Elevation Pattern Does the proposed antenna propose elevation radiation patterns that vary with azimuth for reasons other than the use of mechanical beam tilt? Yes
Rotation 110 degrees
Uploaded file for elevation antenna (or radiation) pattern data

Directional Antenna Relative Field Values (Pre-rotated Pattern)

DegreeValueDegreeValueDegreeValueDegreeValue
10.230.080.23
0.980.150.070.315
0.940.080.050.415
0.850.050.0450.53
0.740.030.0350.635
0.6350.030.060.755
0.5250.040.080.85
0.410.050.130.93
0.30.070.170.98

Additional Azimuths

Degree VA

Certification

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Section Question Response
General Certification Statements The Applicant waives any claim to the use of any particular frequency or of the electromagnetic spectrum as against the regulatory power of the United States because of the previous use of the same, whether by authorization or otherwise, and requests an Authorization in accordance with this application (See Section 304 of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended.).
The Applicant certifies that neither the Applicant nor any other party to the application is subject to a denial of Federal benefits pursuant to §5301 of the Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1988, 21 U.S.C. §862, because of a conviction for possession or distribution of a controlled substance. This certification does not apply to applications filed in services exempted under §1.2002(c) of the rules, 47 CFR . See §1.2002(b) of the rules, 47 CFR §1.2002(b), for the definition of "party to the application" as used in this certification §1.2002(c). The Applicant certifies that all statements made in this application and in the exhibits, attachments, or documents incorporated by reference are material, are part of this application, and are true, complete, correct, and made in good faith.
Authorized Party to Sign

FAILURE TO SIGN THIS APPLICATION MAY RESULT IN DISMISSAL OF THE APPLICATION AND FORFEITURE OF ANY FEES PAID

Upon grant of this application, the Authorization Holder may be subject to certain construction or coverage requirements. Failure to meet the construction or coverage requirements will result in automatic cancellation of the Authorization. Consult appropriate FCC regulations to determine the construction or coverage requirements that apply to the type of Authorization requested in this application.

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS MADE ON THIS FORM OR ANY ATTACHMENTS ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. Code, Title 18, §1001) AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION AUTHORIZATION (U.S. Code, Title 47, §312(a)(1)), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. Code, Title 47, §503).

I certify that this application includes all required and relevant attachments. Yes
I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

Arthur Harding

Counsel - Garvey Schubert Barer


02/07/2017

Attachments

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File Name Uploaded By Attachment Type Description
Letter to FCC re Restored Operation for WMBC-TV.PDF Internal All Purpose Restored Operation Letter
NewtonNJ_WMBC_TV_STA_2017Feb07A.PDF Applicant General Information Explanation of Circumstances for STA Request