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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:
0000068280
Submit Date:
03/05/2019
Call Sign:
WUNF-TV
Facility ID:
69300
FRN:
0001910066
State:
North Carolina
City:
ASHEVILLE
Service:
DTS
Purpose:
Engineering STA
Status:
Granted
Status Date:
04/17/2019
Expiration Date:
10/17/2019
Filing Status:
Active


General Information

Section Question Response

Fees, Waivers, and Exemptions

Section Question Response
Waivers Does this filing request a waiver of the Commission's rule(s)? No
Total number of rule sections involved in this waiver request:

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

University of North Carolina

Doing Business As: University of North Carolina

PO Box 14900

Research Triangle Park, NC 27709

United States

+1 (919) 549-7000 fcc_notice@unctv.org Government Entity

Authorization Holder Name

Contact Representatives (4)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Joseph Davis , P.E. .

Consulting Engineer

Chesapeake RF Consultants, LLC

207 Old Dominion Road

Yorktown, VA 23692

United States

+1 (703) 650-9600 Joseph.Davis@RF-consultants.com Technical Representative

Stephen Hartzell

Brooks, Pierce et al.

Stephen Hartzell

150 Fayetteville Street

Suite 1700

Raleigh, NC 27601

United States

+1 (919) 839-0300 shartzell@brookspierce.com Legal Representative

Donald W Smith

University of North Carolina

Donald Smith

PO Box 14900

Research Triangle Park, NC 27709

United States

+1 (919) 549-7025 dsmith@unctv.org Technical Representative

Marcus W Trathen

Brooks, Pierce et al.

Marcus Trathen

150 Fayetteville Street

Suite 1700

Raleigh, NC 27601

United States

+1 (919) 839-0300 mtrathen@brookspierce.com Legal Representative

Channel and Facility Information

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Section Question Response
Proposed Community of License Facility ID 69300
State North Carolina
City ASHEVILLE
DTS Channel 25
Designated Market Area Greenville-Spartanburg-Asheville-Anderson
Facility Type Facility Type Noncommercial Educational
Station Type Main
Zone Zone 2

DTS Reference Point

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Section Question Response
Construction Permit File Number and Facility ID File Number for Current Authorized Service Area: BLEDT-20030401BAI
Facility ID 69300
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude 35° 25' 32.3" N+
Longitude 082° 45' 24.4" 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 1035173
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude 35° 25' 32.0" N+
Longitude 082° 45' 24.0" W-
Structure Type TOWER-A free standing or guyed struct
Overall Structure Height 103.2 meters
Support Structure Height 102.3 meters
Ground Elevation (AMSL) 1742.8 meters
Antenna Data Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level 40 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain 816 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Mean Sea Level 1782.8 meters
Effective Radiated Power 125 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 108893
Antenna Manufacturer and Model Manufacturer: ERI
Model ATW12HS4-ETC170-25H
Electrical Beam Tilt 1
Mechanical Beam Tilt Not Applicable
toward azimuth
Polarization Elliptical
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 ERI-ATW12HS4-ETC170-25H.xml

Directional Antenna Relative Field Values (Pre-rotated Pattern)

DegreeValueDegreeValueDegreeValueDegreeValue
0.940.90.940.25
0.990.90.850.23
10.910.730.21
0.990.920.590.22
0.960.940.440.3
0.940.960.30.44
0.920.990.220.59
0.9110.210.73
0.90.990.230.85

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? No
ASR Number
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude 35° 28' 25.3" N+
Longitude 083° 19' 22.5" W-
Structure Type TOWER-A free standing or guyed struct
Overall Structure Height 30 meters
Support Structure Height 30 meters
Ground Elevation (AMSL) 735 meters
Antenna Data Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level 19 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain -144.8 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Mean Sea Level 754 meters
Effective Radiated Power 2.1 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? No
Antenna ID 1004707
Antenna Manufacturer and Model Manufacturer: KAT
Model 2x2 750 10325
Electrical Beam Tilt 0.1
Mechanical Beam Tilt Not Applicable
toward azimuth
Polarization Elliptical
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? No
Rotation 90 degrees
Uploaded file for elevation antenna (or radiation) pattern data

Directional Antenna Relative Field Values (Pre-rotated Pattern)

DegreeValueDegreeValueDegreeValueDegreeValue
0.8410.3880.1110.357
0.7880.2560.0670.519
0.7090.1760.0280.708
0.7750.1080.0810.890
0.9240.0500.0640.994
0.9910.0510.0290.956
0.9070.0660.0840.800
0.7340.0190.1560.699
0.5450.0730.2360.765

Additional Azimuths

Degree VA
313 1.000
1 0.843

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.

Thomas Brooks Skinner

Associate General Manager and General Counsel


03/05/2019

Attachments

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File Name Uploaded By Attachment Type Description
WUNF-TV DTS Site 2 Pre-Transition Channel Interim Operation STA Request.pdf Applicant All Purpose WUNF-TV DTS Site #2 STA Request Narrative
WUNF-TV Interim DTS Site-2 Antenna STA request ENG 02-18-2019.pdf Applicant All Purpose WUNF-TV STA request Site-2 interim antenna on pre-auction channel
ERI-ATW12HS4-ETC170-25H.xml Applicant Elevation Pattern