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(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) Modification of a License of an AM Station Application

File Number:
BML-20030401CJO
Submit Date:
04/10/2003
Lead Call Sign:
WAMC
FRN:
0005047113
Service:
Full Power AM
Purpose:
Modification of License
Status:
Granted
Status Date:
05/14/2003
Filing Status:
Active


General Information

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

Fees, Waivers, and Exemptions

Section Question Response
Fees Is the applicant exempt from FCC application Fees? No
Indicate reason for fee exemption:
Is the applicant exempt from FCC regulatory Fees?
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

WAMC

Applicant

Doing Business As: WAMC

318 CENTRAL AVENUE

ALBANY, NY 12206

United States

+1 (518) 465-5233

Company

Contact Representatives (2)

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Contact Name Address Phone Email Contact Type

JAMES SCHOLEFIELD

CHIEF OPERATOR

318 CENTRAL AVE

ALBANY, NY 12206

United States

+1 (518) 465-5233

Technical Representative

BARRY S. PERSH

DOW, LOHNES & ALBERTSON, PLLC

United States

+1 (202) 776-2458

Legal Representative

Attributable Interest

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Section Question Response
Multiple Ownership Is the applicant or any party to the application the holder of an attributable radio or television joint sales agreement or an attributable radio or television time brokerage agreement in the same market as the station subject to this application?
Applicant certifies that the proposed facility complies with the Commission's multiple ownership rules and cross-ownership rules.
Applicant certifies that the proposed facility: (a) does not present an issue under the Commission's policies relating to media interests of immediate family members; (b) complies with the Commission's polices relating to future ownership interests; (c) complies with the Commission's restrictions relating to the insulation and non-participation of non-party investors and creditors
Does the Applicant claim status as an "eligible entity," that is, an entity that qualifies as a small business under the Small Business Administration's size standards for its industry grouping (as set forth in 13 C.F.R. § 121-201), and holds: (a) 30 percent or more of the stock or partnership interests and more than 50 percent of the voting power of the corporation or partnership that will own the media outlet; or (b) 15 percent or more of the stock or partnership interests and more than 50 percent of the voting power of the corporation or partnership that will own the media outlet, provided that no other person or entity owns or controls more than 25 percent of the outstanding stock or partnership interests; or (c) more than 50 percent of the voting power of the corporation that will own the media outlet (if such corporation is a publicly traded company)?

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.
Adverse Findings Applicant certifies that, with respect to the applicant and any party to the application, and any non-party equity owner in the applicant, no adverse finding has been made, nor has an adverse final action been taken by any court or administrative body in a civil or criminal proceeding brought under the provisions of any law related to the following: any felony; mass media-related antitrust or unfair competition; fraudulent statements to another governmental unit; or discrimination. No
Local Public Notice Applicant certifies that it has or will comply with the public notice requirements of 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3580.

Channel and Facility Information

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Section Question Response
Filing Type of License filing type Station Relicense per Method of Moments
Proposed Community of License State New York
City ALBANY
Channel 0
Facility Information Frequency 1400
Service Type Main
Facility Type Commercial
Class C
Modes/Hour of Operation Modes/Hour of Operation Daytime, NightTime

Antenna Summary Data

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Non-Directional Antenna Data - (Day Time)

Section Question Response
Parameters Nominal Power 1.000000000000000
Antenna Input Power 1.000000000000000
RF common point or antenna current without modulation
Measured antenna or common point resistance at operating frequency
Latitude 42° 41` 21.3N
Longitude 73° 47` 35.4W
Excitation
Towers
ASRN No. Overall ht.(m) AGL w/o light(m) AGL with light(m) Tower Type
Neither
Tower Description Attach as an exhibit, a description of the towers (uniform cross section, guyed, top-loaded, or such) with details, dimensions and information regarding any other antennas mounted on the tower.
Ground System Description Attach as an exhibit, a complete description of the ground system.
Antenna or Common Point Resistance Attach as an exhibit, reasons for any change in antenna or common point resistance, if applicable.
Antenna Performance Proof of Performance

Non-Directional Antenna Data - (Night Time)

Section Question Response
Parameters Nominal Power 1.000000000000000
Antenna Input Power 1.000000000000000
RF common point or antenna current without modulation
Measured antenna or common point resistance at operating frequency
Latitude 42° 41` 21.3N
Longitude 73° 47` 35.4W
Excitation
Towers
ASRN No. Overall ht.(m) AGL w/o light(m) AGL with light(m) Tower Type
Neither
Tower Description Attach as an exhibit, a description of the towers (uniform cross section, guyed, top-loaded, or such) with details, dimensions and information regarding any other antennas mounted on the tower.
Ground System Description Attach as an exhibit, a complete description of the ground system.
Antenna or Common Point Resistance Attach as an exhibit, reasons for any change in antenna or common point resistance, if applicable.
Antenna Performance Proof of Performance

Technical Certification

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Section Question Response
Is the station now operating pursuant to automatic program test authority in accordance with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.1620?
Is the station requesting authority to commence program test operations in accordance with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.1620?
Was the facility constructed in compliance with all special operating conditions, terms, and obligations described in the construction permit?
Does the applicant, or any party to the application, have a petition on file to migrate to the expanded band (1605-1705 kHz) or a permit or license, either in the existing band,or expanded band that is held in combination (pursuant to the 5 year holding period allowed) with the AM facility proposed to be modified herein?

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


Attachments

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Information not provided.