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

File Number:
0000106507
Submit Date:
02/24/2020
Call Sign:
WSKG-TV
Facility ID:
74034
FRN:
0003775830
State:
New York
City:
BINGHAMTON
Service:
DTV
Purpose:
Engineering STA
Status:
Granted
Status Date:
03/04/2020
Expiration Date:
07/03/2020
Filing Status:
InActive


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

WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL

Doing Business As: WSKG PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL

Greg Catlin

601 GATES ROAD, SUITE 4

VESTAL, NY 13850

United States

+1 (607) 729-0100 gcatlin@wskg.org Not-for-Profit

Authorization Holder Name

Contact Representatives (3)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

MARGARET L. MILLER

Gray Miller Persh LLP

2233 Wisconsin Avenue, NW

Suite 226

Washington, DC 20007

United States

+1 (202) 776-2914 MMILLER@GRAYMILLERPERSH.COM Legal Representative

Joe Snelson

Broadcast Engineering Consultant

58 Driftdale Pl

Spring, TX 77389

United States

+1 (281) 446-2080 joe@snelson.tv Technical Representative

Dennis Wallace

Technical Consultant

Meintel, Sgrignoli, & Wallace, LLC

Dennis Wallace

1282 Smallwood Drive

Suite 372

Waldorf, MD 20603

United States

+1 (202) 251-7589 dennis.wallace@mswdtv.com Technical Representative

Channel and Facility Information

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Section Question Response
Proposed Community of License Facility ID 74034
State New York
City BINGHAMTON
DTV Channel 31
Designated Market Area BINGHAMTON
Facility Type Facility Type Noncommercial Educational
Station Type Main
Zone Zone 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 1236974
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude 42° 03' 40.2" N+
Longitude 075° 56' 44.2" W-
Structure Type TOWER-A free standing or guyed struct
Overall Structure Height 288.6 meters
Support Structure Height 243.8 meters
Ground Elevation (AMSL) 521.2 meters
Antenna Data Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level 234.7 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain 360 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Mean Sea Level 755.9 meters
Effective Radiated Power 40.2 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 1006455
Antenna Manufacturer and Model Manufacturer: DIE
Model TFU-8WB-R C160
Rotation 0 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)

DegreeValueDegreeValueDegreeValueDegreeValue
0.7710.8810.6210.879
0.7860.8300.5740.926
0.8290.7620.4550.968
0.8910.6570.3460.994
0.9520.5140.3730.988
0.9920.3750.5140.949
0.9980.3490.6580.889
0.9720.4580.7630.828
0.9290.5750.8300.785

Additional Azimuths

Degree VA
58 1.000
57 1.000
56 1.000
55 1.000

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.

Greg Catlin

President and CEO


02/24/2020

Attachments

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File Name Uploaded By Attachment Type Description
eng_statement.pdf Applicant General Information Engineering Statement and STA Request Justification
Radio_Freq_Exposure_statement.pdf Applicant All Purpose Environmental and Radiofrequency Exposure Statement