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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission)DTV Engineering STA Application

File Number:
0000081543
Submit Date:
09/17/2019
Call Sign:
WETP-TV
Facility ID:
18252
FRN:
0001773852
State:
Tennessee
City:
SNEEDVILLE
Service:
DTV
Purpose:
Engineering STA
Status:
Granted
Status Date:
09/18/2019
Expiration Date:
03/18/2020
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

EAST TENNESSEE PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS CORP.

Applicant

Doing Business As: EAST TENNESSEE PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS CORP.

1611 E. MAGNOLIA AVENUE

KNOXVILLE, TN 37917

United States

+1 (865) 595-0235 vlawson@easttennesseepbs.org Other

Authorization Holder Name

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

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

United States

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

AARON P SHAINIS

FCC COUNSEL

SHAINIS & PELTZMAN, CHARTERED

AARON P. SHAINIS

1850 M STREET, NW

SUITE 240

WASHINGTON, DC 20036

United States

+1 (202) 293-0011 AARON@S-PLAW.COM Legal Representative

Channel and Facility Information

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Section Question Response
Proposed Community of License Facility ID 18252
State Tennessee
City SNEEDVILLE
DTV Channel 24
Designated Market Area KNOXVILLE
Facility Type Facility Type Noncommercial Educational
Station Type Main
Zone Zone 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 1243489
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude 36° 22' 52.3" N+
Longitude 083° 10' 48.8" W-
Structure Type TOWER-A free standing or guyed struct
Overall Structure Height 180.7 meters
Support Structure Height 164.6 meters
Ground Elevation (AMSL) 809.5 meters
Antenna Data Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level 82.9 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain 477.3 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Mean Sea Level 892.4 meters
Effective Radiated Power 6.4 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 1005557
Antenna Manufacturer and Model Manufacturer: ERI
Model ETU1U1-HSP1C-24
Rotation 235 degrees
Electrical Beam Tilt 0.0
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)

DegreeValueDegreeValueDegreeValueDegreeValue
1.0000.0100.1000.010
0.9600.0500.0900.060
0.8700.0700.0600.150
0.7200.0800.0300.260
0.5600.0700.0500.390
0.3900.0500.0700.560
0.2600.0300.0800.720
0.1500.0600.0700.870
0.0600.0900.0500.960

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.

Tony Poole

Chief Engineer


09/17/2019

Attachments

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File Name Uploaded By Attachment Type Description
ERI Antenna Preliminary Specification 20190813-432-1.pdf Applicant General Information Antenna Data
Purpose of STA.pdf Applicant General Information Purpose of Engineering STA