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

File Number:
0000072942
Submit Date:
05/20/2019
Call Sign:
KENS
Facility ID:
26304
FRN:
0003801594
State:
Texas
City:
SAN ANTONIO
Service:
DTV
Purpose:
Engineering STA
Status:
Granted
Status Date:
06/04/2019
Expiration Date:
06/21/2019
Filing Status:
InActive


General Information

Section Question Response

Fees, Waivers, and Exemptions

Section Question Response
Fees Is the applicant exempt from FCC application Fees? Yes
Indicate reason for fee exemption: Section 1.1116(a)/Incentive Auction Filing Requirement
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

KENS-TV, INC.

Denise Branson, Sr. Paralegal

TEGNA Inc.

8350 Broad Street, Suite 2000

Tysons, VA 22102

United States

+1 (703) 873-6606 dbranson@TEGNA.com Corporation

Authorization Holder Name

Contact Representatives (3)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Michael Beder , Esq. .

Associate General Counsel

TEGNA Inc.

8350 Broad Street, Suite 2000

Tysons, VA 22102

United States

+1 (703) 873-6902 mbeder@TEGNA.com Legal Representative

William T Godfrey , Jr .

Consulting Engineers

Kessler and Gehman Associates, Inc.

William T. Godfrey, Jr.

Kessler and Gehman Associates, Inc.

507-D NW 60th Street

Gainesville, FL 32607-2055

United States

+1 (352) 332-3157 bill@kesslerandgehman.com Technical Representative

Jeffrey Johnson

Vice President Projects

TEGNA Inc.

Jeffrey Johnson

8350 Broad Street, Suite 2000

McLean, VA 22102

United States

+1 (703) 873-6736 jsjohnson@tegna.com Technical Representative

Channel and Facility Information

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Section Question Response
Proposed Community of License Facility ID 26304
State Texas
City SAN ANTONIO
DTV Channel 39
Designated Market Area San Antonio
Facility Type Facility Type Commercial
Station Type Main
Zone Zone 3

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 1226610
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude 29° 16' 11.5" N+
Longitude 098° 15' 55.9" W-
Structure Type TOWER-A free standing or guyed struct
Overall Structure Height 466.3 meters
Support Structure Height 465.3 meters
Ground Elevation (AMSL) 158.2 meters
Antenna Data Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level 349 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain 347.9 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Mean Sea Level 507.2 meters
Effective Radiated Power 454 kW

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 1005035
Antenna Manufacturer and Model Manufacturer: Dielectric
Model TFU-16WB C160
Rotation 330 degrees
Electrical Beam Tilt 1.00
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? No
Uploaded file for elevation antenna (or radiation) pattern data

Directional Antenna Relative Field Values (Pre-rotated Pattern)

DegreeVADegreeVADegreeVADegreeVA
0.7950.8710.5960.871
0.8040.8210.5460.921
0.8350.7580.4200.967
0.8880.6600.3100.995
0.9480.5170.3630.988
0.9910.3610.5190.947
0.9980.3090.6630.888
0.9710.4190.7610.835
0.9220.5450.8220.804

Additional Azimuths

Degree VA
56 1.000
303 0.997
212 0.305
148 0.304

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.

Akin S. Harrison , Esq .

Secretary


05/20/2019

Attachments

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File Name Uploaded By Attachment Type Description
Purpose of STA (D39).pdf Applicant General Information Purpose of Engineering STA