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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission)Minor Modification of a FM Station Construction Permit Application

File Number:
BMPED-20050519AEI
Submit Date:
05/19/2005
Call Sign:
KBDA
Facility ID:
86790
FRN:
0005025911
State:
Kansas
City:
GREAT BEND
Service:
FM
Purpose:
Minor Modification BPED-20041104ASF
Status:
Granted
Status Date:
08/04/2005
Expiration Date:
03/15/2008
Filing Status:
InActive


General Information

Section Question Response
Attachments Are attachments (other than associated schedules) being filed with this application?

Fees, Waivers, and Exemptions

Section Question Response
Waivers Does this filing request a waiver of the Commission's rule(s)?
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

GREAT LAKES BROADCAST ACADEMY, INC.

Applicant

Doing Business As: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION

P.O. DRAWER 2440

TUPELO, MS 38801

United States

+1 (662) 844-8888 MSHRADER@AFA.NET Other

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

JESSICA HUCKABY

TECHNICAL CONSULTANT

P.O. DRAWER 2440

TUPELO, MS 38801

United States

+1 (662) 844-8888 JES@AFA.NET Technical Representative

MARSHA SHRADER

AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION

United States

+1 (662) 844-8888 MSHRADER@AFA.NET Legal Representative

Channel and Facility Information

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Section Question Response
Service Type Service Type Full Power FM
Facility ID 86790
State Kansas
City GREAT BEND
FM Channel 209
Facility Type Facility Type Noncommercial Educational
Station Type Main
Zone Zone

Primary station proposed to be rebroadcast:

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Facility Id Call Sign City State

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 1032764
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude 38° 20' 16.0" N+
Longitude 098° 45' 49.3" W-
Structure Type
Overall Structure Height 111 meters
Support Structure Height
Ground Elevation (AMSL) 563.8 meters
Antenna Data Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level 41 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain 34 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Mean Sea Level 604.8 meters
Effective Radiated Power 1.4 kW

Antenna Technical Data

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Section Question Response
Antenna Type Antenna Type Non-Directional
Do you have an Antenna ID? No
Antenna ID
Antenna Manufacturer and Model Manufacturer:
Model
Rotation
Electrical Beam Tilt
Mechanical Beam Tilt
toward azimuth
Polarization
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

Attributable Interest

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Section Question Response
Equity and Financial Interests Applicant certifies that equity and financial interests not set forth by the applicant parties are non-attributable. Yes
Other Authorizations Does the applicant or any party to the application have an attributable interest in any other broadcast station(s).

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) Yes
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. Yes
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? Yes
Local Public Notice Applicant certifies that it has or will comply with the public notice requirements of 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3580. Yes
Holding Period Applicant certifies that this application does not propose a modification to an authorization that was awarded on the basis of a preference for fair distribution of service pursuant to 47 U.S.C. Section 307(b).
Applicant certifies that the proposed modification will not downgrade service to the area on which the Section 307(b) preference was based.
Applicant certifies that although it proposes to downgrade service to the area on which the Section 307(b) preference was based, applicant has provided full service to that area for a period of four years of on-air operations.
Applicant certifies that this application does not propose a modification to an authorized station that received a credit for superior technical parameters under the point system selection method in 47 C.F.R. Section 73.7003.
Applicant certifies that the population and area within the proposed service contour (60 dBu (FM) or Noise-Limited (TV)) are greater than or equivalent to those authorized.

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.
I declare, under penalty of perjury, that I am an authorized representative of the above-named applicant for the Authorization(s) specified above.

DONALD E. WILDMON


Attachments

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File Name Uploaded By Attachment Type Description
1063574_1732792.pdf Applicant All Purpose ABUNDANT LIFE OTHER BROADCAST INTEREST
1063574_1732793.pdf Applicant All Purpose AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION OTHER BROADCAST INTEREST
1063574_1732794.pdf Applicant All Purpose BRIGHT LIGHT OTHER BROADCAST INTEREST
1063574_1732795.pdf Applicant All Purpose ED OP OTHER BROADCAST INTEREST
1063574_1732798.pdf Applicant All Purpose OPTIMUM IMPACT OTHER BROADCAST INTEREST
1063574_1732801.pdf Applicant All Purpose SALT & LIGHT COMMUNICATIONS OTHER BROADCAST INTEREST
1063574_1732805.pdf Applicant All Purpose SOLID ROCK OTHER BROADCAST INTEREST
1063574_1732807.pdf Applicant All Purpose SOUTHPOINT EDUCATIONAL OTHER BROADCAST INTEREST
1063574_1732830.pdf Applicant All Purpose KBDA WAIVER OF MAIN STUDIO LOCATION
1063574_1732831.pdf Applicant All Purpose INTERFERENCE STUDY
1063574_308693.txt Applicant All Purpose PORTIONS TO BE MODIFIED ON MINOR MODIFICATION OF CP