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

File Number:
0000105858
Submit Date:
02/11/2020
Call Sign:
WVER
Facility ID:
69946
FRN:
0005067830
State:
Vermont
City:
RUTLAND
Service:
DTV
Purpose:
Engineering STA
Status:
Granted
Status Date:
04/17/2020
Expiration Date:
07/03/2020
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

VERMONT ETV, INC.

Doing Business As: Vermont PBS

Jack Efromson

10 East Allen Street

Suite 202

Winooski, VT 05404

United States

+1 (802) 655-4800 Jefromson@vermontpbs.org Not-for-Profit

Authorization Holder Name

Contact Representatives (3)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Brad C. Deutsch

Counsel

Foster Garvey P.C.

1000 Potomac Street, NW

Suite 200

Washington, DC 20007

United States

+1 (202) 298-1793 brad.deutsch@foster.com Legal Representative

Jack Efromson

CTO

Vermont ETV, Inc.

Jack Efromson

10 East Allen St, Suite 202

Winooski, VT 05404

United States

+1 (802) 655-4800 jefromson@vermontpbs.org Technical Representative

Rajat Mathur , P. E .

Consulting Engineer

Hammett & Edison, Inc.

470 3rd St W

Sonoma, CA 95476

United States

+1 (707) 996-5200 rmathur@h-e.com Technical Representative

Channel and Facility Information

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Section Question Response
Proposed Community of License Facility ID 69946
State Vermont
City RUTLAND
DTV Channel 10
Designated Market Area BURLINGTON-PLATTSBURGH
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 1060721
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude 43° 26' 15.0" N+
Longitude 072° 27' 06.0" W-
Structure Type TOWER-A free standing or guyed struct
Overall Structure Height 129.1 meters
Support Structure Height 116.0 meters
Ground Elevation (AMSL) 872.0 meters
Antenna Data Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level 81 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain 648.9 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Mean Sea Level 953.0 meters
Effective Radiated Power 5 kW

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 1003638
Antenna Manufacturer and Model Manufacturer: KAT
Model 75010242 Array
Rotation 340 degrees
Electrical Beam Tilt Not Applicable
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
0.9980.0030.0840.023
0.9480.0320.0770.076
0.8380.0450.0570.162
0.6840.0410.0320.282
0.5130.0240.0040.433
0.3470.0210.0240.6
0.2110.0440.0400.762
0.1120.0670.0400.895
0.0430.0810.0240.979

Additional Azimuths

Degree VA
358 1
356 1

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.

Holly Groschner

President and CEO


02/11/2020

Attachments

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File Name Uploaded By Attachment Type Description
Revised_WVER_DTS_STA_Brattleboro_Location_(3).pdf Applicant All Purpose Brattleboro
Revised_WVER_DTS_STA_Mt._Pleasant_Location.pdf Applicant All Purpose Mt._Pleasant
WVER Revised DTS STA Application.pdf Applicant General Information WVER Revised DTS STA Application