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

File Number:
BMPED-20090814AAV
Submit Date:
08/14/2009
Call Sign:
WESU
Facility ID:
71537
FRN:
0005175898
State:
Connecticut
City:
MIDDLETOWN
Service:
FM
Purpose:
Minor Modification BPED-20070906AAD
Status:
Granted
Status Date:
10/09/2009
Expiration Date:
04/03/2011
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

WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY

Applicant

Doing Business As: WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY

229 HIGH STREET

MIDDLETOWN, CT 06459

United States

+1 (860) 685-3500 Other

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

LAURA M. MIZRAHI

TECHNICAL CONSULTANT

COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES, INC.

P. O. BOX 1130

MARLTON, NJ 08053-2532

United States

+1 (856) 985-0077 LMIZRAHI@COMMTECHRF.COM Technical Representative

ALLAN G. MOSKOWITZ, ESQUIRE

ALLAN G. MOSKOWITZ, ESQUIRE

10845 TUCKAHOE WAY

NORTH POTOMAC, MD 20878

United States

+1 (301) 908-4165 AMOSKOWITZ@AMOSKOWITZLAW.COM Legal Representative

Channel and Facility Information

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Section Question Response
Service Type Service Type Full Power FM
Facility ID 71537
State Connecticut
City MIDDLETOWN
FM Channel 201
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? No
ASR Number
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude 41° 33' 12.3" N+
Longitude 072° 39' 27.3" W-
Structure Type
Overall Structure Height 44 meters
Support Structure Height
Ground Elevation (AMSL)
Antenna Data Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level 39 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain 11 meters
Height of Radiation Center Above Mean Sea Level 96 meters
Effective Radiated Power 6 kW

Antenna Technical Data

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Section Question Response
Antenna Type Antenna Type
Do you have an Antenna ID? Yes
Antenna ID 94597
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). Yes
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. Yes
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.

JOH MEERTS


Attachments

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File Name Uploaded By Attachment Type Description
1326107_5832507.pdf Applicant All Purpose COMMUNITY OF LICENSE COVERAGE
1326107_5833322.pdf Applicant All Purpose EXHIBIT 1. HORIZONTAL PLANE RADIATION PATTERN
1326107_5833325.pdf Applicant All Purpose FIGURE 2. ALLOCATION DETAIL WITH WMNR
1326107_5833326.pdf Applicant All Purpose FIGURE 2-1. ALLOCATION DETAIL WITH WMNR
1326107_5833329.pdf Applicant All Purpose FIGURE 2-2. DEPICTION OF GRANDFATHERED OVERLAP W/WMNR
1326107_5833330.pdf Applicant All Purpose FIGURE 2A. 73.509 STUDY WITH ALL INVOLVED FACILITIES
1326107_5833332.pdf Applicant All Purpose FIGURE 2B. ALLOCATION DETAIL WITH WKIV
1326107_5835225.pdf Applicant All Purpose EXHIBIT 19 FIGURE 1
1326107_5835228.pdf Applicant All Purpose EXHIBIT 19 FIGURE 2
1326107_782524.txt Applicant All Purpose PURPOSE OF MODIFICATION APPLICATION
1326107_782525.txt Applicant All Purpose MAIN STUDIO LOCATION
1326107_782526.txt Applicant All Purpose COMMUNITY COVERAGE
1326107_782527.txt Applicant All Purpose ALLOCATION CONSIDERATIONS
1326107_782528.txt Applicant All Purpose TV 6 ANALYSIS
1326107_782529.txt Applicant All Purpose RF STATEMENT
D:\data\prod\cdbs\letters\\13\A-1326107_F-71537_L-13928-BMPED-20090814AAV.pdf Applicant All Purpose imported letter