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Approved by OMB 3060-0027
September 2014
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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission)Channel Substitution/Community of License Change

File Number:
0000116418
Submit Date:
06/22/2020
Call Sign:
KPNX
Facility ID:
35486
FRN:
0001887363
State:
Arizona
City:
MESA
Service:
DTV
Purpose:
Rule Making
Status:
Pending
Status Date:
06/22/2020
Filing Status:
Active
NPRM Date:
10/13/2020


General Information

Section Question Response
Attachments Are attachments (other than associated schedules) being filed with this application? Yes

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION

Denise A. 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 (2)

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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

Ryan C Wilhour

Consulting Engineer

Kessler and Gehman Associates, Inc.

507 NW 60th ST

STE D

Gainesville, FL 32607

United States

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

Channel and Facility Information

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Section Question Response
Proposed Community of License Facility ID 35486
State Arizona
City MESA
DTV Channel 18
Designated Market Area Phoenix (Prescott)
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 1002073
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude 33° 20' 00.0" N+
Longitude 112° 03' 51.0" W-
Structure Type TOWER-A free standing or guyed struct
Overall Structure Height 117.4 meters
Support Structure Height 76.2 meters
Ground Elevation (AMSL) 808.6 meters
Antenna Data Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level 104 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain 555 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Mean Sea Level 912.6 meters
Effective Radiated Power 1000 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 1006957
Antenna Manufacturer and Model Manufacturer: Dielectric
Model TFU-24ETT-R 4C170
Rotation 30 degrees
Electrical Beam Tilt 0.75
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
0.9760.3360.2170.995
0.9950.2170.3360.976
0.9990.1920.5220.959
0.9880.2070.7100.961
0.9690.2260.8510.977
0.9310.2340.9310.986
0.8510.2260.9690.977
0.7100.2070.9880.961
0.5220.1920.9990.959

Additional Azimuths

Degree VA
263 1
17 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.

Akin S. Harrison

SVP, General Counsel and Secretary


06/22/2020

Attachments

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File Name Uploaded By Attachment Type Description
Exhibit B - KPNX Engineering Narrative Allocation Study and RFR analysis.pdf Applicant All Purpose
Exhibit C - Vendor Letters.pdf Applicant All Purpose
KPNX Channel Substititution Petition (6-22-2020).pdf Applicant All Purpose
NPRM-Mesa, AZ.pdf Internal Notice for Proposed Rule Making