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Licensing and Management System

Approved by OMB 3060-1240
September 2017
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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission)Transition Plan Progress Report

File Number:
0000063745
Submit Date:
11/27/2018
Call Sign:
KNXT
Facility ID:
16950
FRN:
0009207648
State:
California
City:
VISALIA
Service:
DTV
Purpose:
Transition Plan Progress Report
Status:
Received
Status Date:
11/27/2018
Filing Status:
Active


General Information

Section Question Response
Filing Information Filing Type 5 days after the station has ceased operation on pre-auction channel
Attachments Are attachments (other than associated schedules) being filed with this application? No

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

DIOCESE OF FRESNO EDUCATION CORP.

Doing Business As: DIOCESE OF FRESNO EDUCATION CORP.

Jaime Gonzalez

1550 N. FRESNO ST.

FRESNO, CA 93703

United States

+1 (559) 488-7440 jaime@dioceseoffresno.org Not-for-Profit

Authorization Holder Name

Contact Representatives (6)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Teresa Dominguez

Chancellor

DIOCESE OF FRESNO EDUCATION CORP.

Teresa Dominguez

1550 N. FRESNO ST.

FRESNO, CA 93703

United States

+1 (559) 488-7440 tdominguez@dioceseoffresno.org Management

Raymond C. Dreiling

Vicar General

DIOCESE OF FRESNO EDUCATION CORP.

Rev. Msgr. Raymond C. Dreiling

1550 N. FRESNO ST.

FRESNO, CA 93703

United States

+1 (559) 488-7440 rcdreiling@dioceseoffresno.org Management

Jaime Gonzales

Chief Engineer

Diocese of Fresno Education Corp.

Jaime Gonzalez

1550 N. Fresno St.

Fresno, CA 93703

United States

+1 (559) 488-7440 Jaime@dioceseoffresno.org Technical Representative

Rajat Mathur

Consulting Engineer

Hammett & Edison, Inc.

470 3rd St w

Sonoma, CA 95476

United States

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

Michelle A. McClure

Legal Counsel

Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, PLC

1300 North 17th Street

11th Floor

Arlington, VA 22209

United States

+1 (703) 812-0484 mcclure@fhhlaw.com Legal Representative

Armando X. Ochoa

Bishop

DIOCESE OF FRESNO EDUCATION CORP.

Most Rev. Armando X. Ochoa

1550 N. FRESNO ST.

FRESNO, CA 93703

United States

+1 (559) 488-7440 BishopArmando@dioceseoffresno.org Management

Permits and Tower Studies

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Section Question Response
Approval and Permits Does the Station require FAA approval (e.g., completion of FAA Form 7460-1 and a “No Hazard Determination”) in order to construct its post-auction facility? No
The Station has requested FAA approval for its post-auction facility.
The Station has received FAA approval for its post-auction facility.
Does the Station require Federal, State, and/or local permits, and/or a review of environmental impact, for its post-auction facility? No
Station has requested necessary Federal, State and/or local permits and/or review of environmental impact for its post-auction facility
Station has received necessary Federal, State, and/or local permits and/or review of environmental impact for its post-auction facility
Tower Studies Are radio frequency (RF) studies required in order for the Station to construct its post-auction facility? Yes
RF studies have been started Yes
RF studies have been completed No
Are structural tower studies required in order for the Station to construct its post-auction facility? Yes
Structural tower studies have been started Yes
Structural tower studies have been completed Yes

Station Equipment

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Section Question Response
Station Equipment The Station has placed orders for the following equipment, if required:
Main Facility Antenna Yes
Main Facility Transmitter Yes
Main Facility Transmission line Yes
Main Facility Mask Filter and/or RF Combiner Yes
Auxiliary antenna and related equipment Yes
Does the Station anticipate that it will receive all necessary equipment in time to meet the construction deadline for the Station’s main facility? Yes
Has Station received all required new broadcast equipment (antenna, transmitter, etc.) necessary to begin construction? No

Towers and Antenna

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Section Question Response
Towers Construction and Antenna Installation Does the Station's post-auction facility require tower construction/modification work? No
Does construction of the Station’s post-auction facility require construction of a new tower or substantial modification of an existing tower?
Has all necessary tower work been scheduled?
Has all necessary tower work been completed?
Does the Station anticipate that all tower work, including antenna installation, will be completed in time to meet its construction deadline? Yes
Auxiliary Antenna Does the Station require use of a new auxiliary antenna system? Yes
Has the Station started all outside tower work and made all necessary equipment upgrades to commence testing of its new auxiliary antenna system? Yes
Has the Station completed all outside tower work and made all necessary equipment upgrades to commence testing of its new auxiliary antenna system? Yes
Has the Station started testing on its new auxiliary antenna system? Yes
Has the Station completed all testing on its new auxiliary antenna system such that it may now cease broadcasting on its pre-auction channel? Yes
Post-auction Facility Has the Station completed all work, including construction, modification and/or installation, related to construction of its post-auction facility such that it is ready to begin testing on its post-auction facility? No
Has the Station completed all tower work? No
Has the Station completed all in-building (equipment) work? No
Does the Station have other issues that must be addressed before it can fully construct and/or operate its post-auction facility? Yes
Please Explain:
Currently operating on Interim building and tower sight, on post channel - 22. Will need to Clear Main Tower and Building for new main transmitter and antenna system for post channel - 22.
Has the Station completed all construction work on its post-auction facility that is necessary to complete an application for a license to cover that facility? No
Pre-auction Channel Has the Station ceased broadcasting on its pre-auction channel? Yes

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.

Jaime D Gonzalez

Chief Engineer


11/27/2018

Attachments

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Information not provided.