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

File Number:
0000088029
Submit Date:
11/04/2019
Call Sign:
KSPX-TV
Facility ID:
52953
FRN:
0003727005
State:
California
City:
SACRAMENTO
Service:
DTV
Purpose:
Engineering STA
Status:
Granted
Status Date:
11/06/2019
Expiration Date:
05/01/2020
Filing Status:
Active


General Information

Section Question Response

Fees, Waivers, and Exemptions

Section Question Response
Fees Is the applicant exempt from FCC application Fees? No
Indicate reason for fee exemption:
Waivers Does this filing request a waiver of the Commission's rule(s)? No
Total number of rule sections involved in this waiver request:

Application Type Fee Code Fee Amount
Total $200.00
Engineering STA MGT $200.00

Applicant Information

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Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

ION MEDIA SACRAMENTO LICENSE, INC.

Doing Business As: ION MEDIA SACRAMENTO LICENSE, INC.

601 Clearwater Park Road

West Palm Beach, FL 33401

United States

+1 (561) 682-4110 BiancaFrye@ionmedia.com Corporation

Authorization Holder Name

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Shea Clark

VP, Engineering

ION Media Networks, Inc.

Shea Clark

14444 66th Street N

Clearwater, FL 33764

United States

+1 (727) 533-2708 SheaClark@ionmedia.com Technical Representative

Bianca Frye

ION Media Networks, Inc.

601 Clearwater Park Road

West Palm Beach, FL 33401

United States

+1 (561) 682-4110 BiancaFrye@ionmedia.com Paralegal

Channel and Facility Information

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Section Question Response
Proposed Community of License Facility ID 52953
State California
City SACRAMENTO
DTV Channel 48
Designated Market Area Sacramnto-Stkton-Modesto
Facility Type Facility Type Commercial
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 1012855
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude 38° 14' 50.0" N+
Longitude 121° 30' 07.0" W-
Structure Type GTOWER-Guyed Structure Used for Communication Purposes
Overall Structure Height 472.1 meters
Support Structure Height 438.3 meters
Ground Elevation (AMSL) 0.0 meters
Antenna Data Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level 228.6 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain 226.27 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Mean Sea Level 228.6 meters
Effective Radiated Power 48 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 1005907
Antenna Manufacturer and Model Manufacturer: DIE
Model TFU-8WB-R C160
Rotation 0 degrees
Electrical Beam Tilt 1.05
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
0.9750.9780.4520.447
0.93910.2610.620
0.9240.9820.2600.725
0.9440.9280.4330.775
0.9700.8660.5540.807
0.9700.8190.5550.853
0.9440.7850.4340.916
0.9250.7320.2590.972
0.9400.6250.2570.994

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.

Shea Clark

VP, Engineering


11/04/2019

Attachments

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File Name Uploaded By Attachment Type Description
2019-11-04 Sacramento KSPX Ch 48 STA Engineering Exhibit.pdf Applicant All Purpose Engineering Exhibit
2019-11-04 Sacramento KSPX Ch 48 STA RF Hazard.pdf Applicant All Purpose RF Hazard Statement
2019-11-04 Sacramento KSPX Request for STA - Final.pdf Applicant General Information STA Exhibit