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Approved by OMB 3060-0386
July 2002
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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission)DTV Engineering STA Application

File Number:
0000106001
Submit Date:
02/13/2020
Call Sign:
WGCU
Facility ID:
62388
FRN:
0001735646
State:
Florida
City:
FORT MYERS
Service:
DTV
Purpose:
Engineering STA
Status:
Granted
Status Date:
02/21/2020
Expiration Date:
03/13/2020
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

The Florida Gulf Coast University Board of Trustees

Doing Business As: WGCU

RICK JOHNSON

10501 FGCU BLVD. SOUTH

FORT MYERS, FL 33965

United States

+1 (239) 590-7072 RJOHNSON@FGCU.EDU Government Entity

Authorization Holder Name

Contact Representatives (3)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

Louis R duTreil , Jr .

Technical Consultant

duTreil Lundin & Rackley Inc

3135 Southgate Circle

Sarasota, FL 34239

United States

+1 (941) 329-6004 bobjr@DLR.com Technical Representative

TODD D. GRAY

GRAY MILLER PERSH, LLP

2233 Wisconsin Ave NW

SUITE 226

WASHINGTON, DC 20036

United States

+1 (202) 776-2571 TGRAY@GRAYMILLERPERSH.COM Legal Representative

Derek Teslik

Gray Miller Persh, LLP

2233 Wisconsin Ave NW Ste 226

Washington, DC 20007

United States

+1 (202) 559-7489 dteslik@graymillerpersh.com Legal Representative

Channel and Facility Information

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Section Question Response
Proposed Community of License Facility ID 62388
State Florida
City FORT MYERS
DTV Channel 31
Designated Market Area FT. MYERS-NAPLES
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 1020483
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude 26° 48' 55.0" N+
Longitude 081° 45' 42.0" W-
Structure Type GTOWER-Guyed Structure Used for Communication Purposes
Overall Structure Height 285.0 meters
Support Structure Height 283.8 meters
Ground Elevation (AMSL) 9.1 meters
Antenna Data Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level 152.4 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain 153 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Mean Sea Level 161.5 meters
Effective Radiated Power 125 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 1006413
Antenna Manufacturer and Model Manufacturer: DIE
Model TFU-8WB-1-R S230
Rotation 240 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
1.656.483.657
.993.56.463.729
.975.45.404.792
.95.338.324.842
.919.257.256.882
.885.254.258.918
.845.322.339.949
.797.403.45.976
.735.462.56.993

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.

Rick Johnson

General Manager


02/13/2020

Attachments

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File Name Uploaded By Attachment Type Description
WGCU_TV_31_STA_Antenna_Information.pdf Applicant All Purpose ANTENNA INFORMATION
WGCU_TV_31_STA_Coverage_Map.pdf Applicant All Purpose PREDICTED COVERAGE CONTOURS
WGCU_TV_31_STA_RF_Hazard_Statement.pdf Applicant All Purpose RF HAZARD STATEMENT
WGCU_TV_31_STA_Technical_Summary.pdf Applicant General Information TECHNICAL SUMMARY