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September 2014
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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission)Amendment to a Minor Modification of a FM Translator Station Construction Permit Application

File Number:
0000118423
Submit Date:
08/13/2020
Call Sign:
K253CU
Facility ID:
200312
FRN:
0012587077
State:
Texas
City:
LAREDO
Service:
FX
Purpose:
Minor Modification Amendment BNPFT-20171206ABY
Status:
Granted
Status Date:
08/14/2020
Expiration Date:
08/13/2023
Filing Status:
Active


General Information

Section Question Response
Attachments Are attachments (other than associated schedules) being filed with this application? No

Fees, Waivers, and Exemptions

Section Question Response
Fees Is the applicant exempt from FCC application Fees? Yes
Indicate reason for fee exemption: Religious , Church, non-profit
Is the applicant exempt from FCC regulatory Fees? No
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

FAITH AND POWER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.

Doing Business As: FAITH AND POWER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.

POST OFFICE BOX 2517

LAREDO, TX 78044

United States

+1 (956) 723-1300 KLAR@FEYPODER.COM Private Not-for-Profit Educational Institution

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

TOM BRUCE

TECHNICAL CONSULTANT

CANYON LAKE BROADCASTING

2365 WATER FRONT PARK DRIVE

CANYON LAKE, TX 78133

United States

+1 (830) 899-4575 CLBSALES@GVTC.COM Technical Representative

HECTOR PATINO

FAITH AND POWER COMMUNICATIONS INC.

901 PRESTON LN.

LAREDO, TX 78045

United States

+1 (956) 645-0731 HECTORPATINO@FEYPODER.COM Legal Representative

Channel and Facility Information

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Section Question Response
Service Type Service Type FM Translator
Facility ID 200312
State Texas
City LAREDO
FX Channel 253
Facility Type Facility Type Commercial
Station Type Main

Primary station proposed to be rebroadcast:

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Facility Id Call Sign City State
14656 KLAR LAREDO TX

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 1051406
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude 27° 31' 13.0" N+
Longitude 099° 31' 20.0" W-
Structure Type TOWER-A free standing or guyed struct
Overall Structure Height 315.5 meters
Support Structure Height 292.0 meters
Ground Elevation (AMSL) 126.3 meters
Antenna Data Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level 100.0 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Mean Sea Level 226.3 meters
Effective Radiated Power 0.05 kW

Antenna Technical Data

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Section Question Response
Antenna Type Antenna Type
Do you have an Antenna ID? Yes
Antenna ID 130232
Antenna Manufacturer and Model Manufacturer: SCALA
Model CLFMHV
Rotation
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?
Uploaded file for elevation antenna (or radiation) pattern data

Construction Permit Certifications

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Section Question Response
Post-Incentive Auction Expedited Processing It will operate on the DTV channel for this station as established in the post-incentive auction channel reassignment public notice.
It will operate post-incentive auction facilities that do not expand the noise-limited service contour in any direction beyond that established by the post-incentive auction channel reassignment public notice.
It will operate post-incentive auction facilities that match or reduce by no more than five percent with respect to predicted population from those defined in the post-incentive auction channel reassignment public notice.
The antenna structure to be used by this facility has been registered by the Commission and will not require re-registration to support the proposed antenna, OR the FAA has previously determined that the proposed structure will not adversely affect safety in air navigation and this structure qualifies for later registration under the Commission's phased registration plan, OR the proposed installation on this structure does not require notification to the FAA pursuant to 47 C.F.R. Section 17.7.
Environmental Effect Would a Commission grant of Authorization for this location be an action which may have a significant environmental effect? (See 47 C.F.R. Section 1.1306)
Broadcast Facility The proposed facility complies with the applicable engineering standards and assignment requirements of 47 C.F.R. Sections 73.616, 73.622(i), 73.623(e), 73.625, 73.1030, and 73.1125.

Legal Certifications

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Section Question Response
Character Issues Applicant certifies that neither applicant nor any party to the application has or had any interest in, or connection with: (a) any broadcast application in any proceeding where character issues were left in unresolved or were resolved adversely against the applicant or party to the application; or (b) any pending broadcast application in which character issues have been raised.
Adverse Findings Has the Applicant or any party to this application had an adverse finding or an adverse final action taken by any court or administrative body in a civil or criminal proceeding brought under any law related to the following: any felony; mass media-related antitrust or unfair competition; fraudulent statements to another governmental unit; or discrimination?
Program Service Certification Applicant certifies that it is cognizant of and will comply with its obligations as a Commission licensee to present a program service responsive to the issues of public concern facing the station's community of license and service area.
Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) If the applicant proposes to employ five or more full-time employees, applicant certifies that it is filing simultaneously with this application a Model EEO Program Report.

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.

Hector Manuel Patino , Sr. .

President


08/13/2020

Attachments

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File Name Uploaded By Attachment Type Description
Addition to narrative.pdf Applicant Amendment Additional Information for change in translator frequency
Engineering.pdf Applicant Technical Certifications Amended Engineering Narrative and exhibits