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

File Number:
0000068384
Submit Date:
03/06/2019
Call Sign:
WLAE-TV
Facility ID:
18819
FRN:
0001718832
State:
Louisiana
City:
NEW ORLEANS
Service:
DTV
Purpose:
Engineering STA
Status:
Granted
Status Date:
03/13/2019
Expiration Date:
09/11/2019
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

EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION, INC.

David Snowdy

3900 Howard Ave.

New Orleans, LA 70125

United States

+1 (504) 234-8989 dave@wlae.com Not-for-Profit

Authorization Holder Name

Contact Representatives (4)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Walter Beaver

Walter P. Beaver, Jr. Technical Service

1202 Jordan Drive

Grand Prairie, TX 75050-3255

United States

+1 (724) 986-0523 Wbeaver6@tx.rr.com Technical Representative

David Snowdy

CTO

WLAE-TV

3900 Howard Ave.

New Orleans, LA 70125

United States

+1 (504) 234-8989 dave@wlae.com Technical Representative

Charles L. Spencer

Hebert, Spencer & Fry, L.L.P.

701 Laurel Street

Baton Rouge, LA 70802

United States

+1 (225) 344-2601 CLSAtty@gmail.com Legal Representative

Ron Yager

General Manager

WLAE-TV, Educational Broadcasting Foundation

P.O. Box 792497

WILLWOODS/WLAE-TV

New Orleans, LA 70125

United States

+1 (504) 415-3583 ron@wlae.com General Manager

Channel and Facility Information

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Section Question Response
Facility ID 18819
State Louisiana
City NEW ORLEANS
DTV Channel 31
Facility Type Facility Type Noncommercial Educational
Station Type Main
Zone Zone 3

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 1000007
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude 29° 58' 58.0" N+
Longitude 089° 57' 09.0" W-
Structure Type GTOWER-Guyed Structure Used for Communication Purposes
Overall Structure Height 320.0 meters
Support Structure Height 320.0 meters
Ground Elevation (AMSL) 0.0 meters
Antenna Data Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level 250 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain 250 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Mean Sea Level 250.0 meters
Effective Radiated Power 200 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 1004719
Antenna Manufacturer and Model Manufacturer: Alive Telecom
Model ATC-BCSH16S1-U1
Rotation 300 degrees
Electrical Beam Tilt 1
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
1.00.656.553.656
1.00.571.554.740
.998.496.531.816
.985.447.494.878
.962.434.455.927
.927.455.434.962
.878.494.447.985
.816.531.496.998
.140.554.5711.00

Additional Azimuths

Degree VA

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.

Ron Yager

General Manager WLAE-TV


03/06/2019

Attachments

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File Name Uploaded By Attachment Type Description
Educational_Broadcasting_Foundation_Inc_ WLAE-TV_STA_March-04-2019_Rev1.pdf Applicant General Information Included antenna location