Go to the Federal Communications Commission homepage at www.fcc.gov

FCC Form 399: Reimbursement Request

Approved by OMB 3060-1178
Go to the Federal Communications Commission homepage at www.fcc.gov

(REFERENCE COPY - Not for submission) FCC Form 399: Reimbursement Request

Facility ID:
72535
Service:
LPT
Call Sign:
W36DO-D
Channel:
25 (UHF)
File Number:
0000086362
FRN:
0026907329
Eligibility Status:
Not Determined
Date Submitted:
10/11/2019

Applicant Information

Back to Top

Applicant Name, Type, and Contact Information

Applicant Address Phone Email Applicant Type

HC2 LPTV HOLDINGS, INC.

RENEE ILHARDT

450 PARK AVENUE

30TH FLOOR

NEW YORK, NY 10022

United States

+1 (954) 606-5486 RILHARDT@HC2BROADCASTING.COM Corporation

Reimbursement Contact Information

Reimbursement Contact Name and Information

Applicant Address Phone Email

[Confidential]

 

 

 


Preparer Contact Information

Back to Top

Preparer Contact Name and Information

Applicant Address Phone Email

Paul A Cicelski

Legal Representative

Lerman Senter PLLC

Paul A Cicelski

2001 L Street, NW Ste 400

WASHINGTON, DC 20036

United States

+1 (202) 416-6756 Repacking@SummitRidgeGroup.com

Broadcaster Information and Transition Plan

Back to Top
Question Response
Will the station be sharing equipment with another broadcast television station or stations (e.g., a shared antenna, co-location on a tower, use of the same transmitter room, multiple transmitters feeding a combiner, etc.)? If yes, enter the facility ID's of the other stations and click 'prefill' to download those stations' licensing information. Yes
Briefly describe transition plan This displaced facility is currently in the process of complying with its new displacement construction permit as part of the repack program.

Question Response
Sharee Station Facility ID 72536
Call Sign WZPA-LD
Type
Licensee Name HC2 LPTV HOLDINGS, INC.
Status LICENSED AND SILENT
DTS No
Community of License PHILADELPHIA, PA
Pre-auction RF Channel 33
Post-auction RF Channel
Neilsen DMA
Network Affiliation

Transmitters

Back to Top
Section Question Response
Transmitter Related Expenses Do you have transmitter related expenses? Yes

Primary Transmitter

Back to Top

Existing Transmitter Information

Section Question Response
Existing Transmitter Description Type of change Purchase New
Use Primary (Main)
Ownership Owned
Is this transmitter currently shared with another station? No
Is this transmitter currently in operating condition? Yes
Existing Transmitter Manufacturer and Type Manufacturer
Model AUTV 2500LD
Year 2011
Type Solid State
Solid State Cooling Air Cooled
Solid State Power Capacity 2.5 kW

Primary Transmitter

Back to Top

New Transmitter Costs

Section Question Response
New Transmitter Use Primary (Main)
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? No
Manufacturer
Model TRN-5X-U-48-C
Transmitter Type Solid State
Solid State Cooling Air Cooled
Solid State Power capacity 4 kW
Justification for New Transmitter The applicant plans on replacing the existing transmitter because of its age and lack of current support.

Primary Transmitter

Back to Top

Other Transmitter Costs

Section Question Response
Other Transmitter Costs
Does the transmitter installation require a Transmitter Building Site Survey/Installation? Yes
Electrical Service Service Entrance (3 phases 800A 208V) No
Switchgear (industrial 800 amp) No
Transformer (480V) No
Rigid Conduit and Wiring No
Other Electrical Service Yes
Description MINOR ELECTRICAL
HVAC Service Does the replacement transmitter require HVAC Service? Yes
Type Cooling Only
Size 5 tons
Transmitter Building Addition/Modification or Leasehold Improvement Does the Transmitter Building require an addition, modification, other leashold improvement? No

Primary Transmitter

Back to Top

Other Transmitter Cost Not Listed

Information not provided.

Antennas

Back to Top
Section Question Response
Antenna Related Expenses Do you have antenna related expenses? Yes

Primary Antenna

Back to Top

Existing Antenna Information

Section Question Response
Existing Antenna Description Type of change Purchase New
Antenna Use Primary (Main)
Ownership Owned
Is the existing antenna shared with another station or stations? No
Is the existing antenna directional? Yes
Is antenna in operating condition? Yes
Is antenna located on or in close proximity to an antenna farm? No
Existing Antenna Manufacturer and Type
Mounting Side Mount
Antenna position in stack Not in Stack
Polarization Horizontal
Type Other
Other Antenna Type Panel UHF
ERP: 1.2 kW
Manufacturer
Model DLP-8E
Year 2011

Primary Antenna

Back to Top

New Antenna Costs

Section Question Response
New Antenna Description Use Primary (Main)
Change Type Purchase New
Ownership Owned
Is antenna shared? No
Is antenna directional? Yes
Will antenna be located on or in close proximity to an antenna farm? No
New Antenna Manufacturer and Types
Mounting Side Mount
Antenna position in stack Not in Stack
Polarization Elliptical
Type Broadband Panel
Number of Stations Supported 1
Number of Panels/Bays 1
Lower Limit 470.00 MHz
Upper Limit 608.00 MHz
Design power capacity in use 100.0 %
ERP: 2.5 kW
Manufacturer
Model THA-C1-1/1-1
Year 2019
Justification for New Antenna The applicant plans on replacing the existing antenna to support the new displacement construction permit.

Primary Antenna

Back to Top

Other Antenna Costs

Section Question Response
Elbow Complex Do you require the separate purchase of the Elbow Complex? No
Side Mount Brackets Do you require the separate purchase of side mount brackets for a high power antenna? Yes
Pattern Scatter Analysis Do you require separate purchase of pattern scatter analysis for a side mount high or medium power antenna? No
Sweep Test Do you require the sweep testing of transmission line and antenna? Yes
Power Dividers Does the panel antenna require power dividers? No
Cable Harness Does the panel antenna require cable harness? No

Primary Antenna

Back to Top

Other Antenna Cost Not Listed

Information not provided.

Transmission Line

Back to Top
Section Question Response
Transmission Line Related Expenses Do you have transmission line related expenses? Yes

Primary Transmission Line

Back to Top

Existing Transmission Line

Section Question Response
Existing Transmission Line Description Type of change Purchase New
Use Primary (Main)
Ownership Owned
Is the existing transmission line shared with another station or stations? No
Is Transmission Line in operating condition? Yes
Existing Transmission Line Manufacturer and Type Manufacturer
Type Flexible Foam
Diameter 7/8 inches
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 325 feet per run

Primary Transmission Line

Back to Top

New Transmission Line

Section Question Response
New Transmission Line Costs Use Primary (Main)
Change Type Purchase New
Is this a request for upgraded equipment? No
Type Flexible Air
Diameter 3 inches
Number of parallel runs 1
Length 325 feet per run
Justification for New Transmission Line The applicant plans on replacing the existing transmission line to the support the new antenna.
Interior RF Systems Does the Installation of the Transmission Line require an additional or replacement Inside RF system including switching, patch panels, and dehydrators? Yes

Primary Transmission Line

Back to Top

Other Transmission Line Expenses Not Listed

Information not provided.

Tower Equipment And Rigging Costs

Back to Top
Section Question Response
Tower Equipment or Rigging Costs Changes Do you have tower equipment or rigging costs changes? Yes

Primary Tower

Back to Top

Existing Tower

Section Question Response
Existing Tower Description Type of change Modify Existing
Tower Use Primary (Main)
Ownership Leased
Is this tower consider Complex? No
Is this tower currently shared with any other stations? No
Is tower documented for structural analysis? Yes
Is tower compliant with Rev G? Yes
Existing Tower Structure Registration Do you have a tower registration number? Yes
ASR Number 1231524
Coordinates (NAD83) Latitude (NAD83) 40° 02' 30.1" N-
Longitude (NAD83) 075° 14' 10.1" W-
Overall Structure Height 1254.91 feet
Support Structure Height 1124.00 feet
Ground Elevation Above Mean Sea Level (AMSL) 292.98 feet
Structure Type GTOWER - Guyed Structure Used for Communication Purposes
Tower Owner Global Tower, LLC. through American Towers, LLC
Date Constructed 11/02/2011


Primary Tower

Back to Top

Tower Modification Costs

Section Question Response
Engineering Study Please what type of engineering study is required, if any: Study need for guyed or free-standing tower
Tower Reinforcements Please select whether tower reinforcements are needed: No reinforcements needed

Primary Tower

Back to Top

Tower Rigging Costs

Section Question Response
Tower Rigging Costs Complex Tower N/A
Helicopter Services Required Are helicopter services required? No

Primary Tower

Back to Top

Other Tower Expenses Not Listed

Information not provided.

Outside Professional Services Costs

Back to Top
Section Question Response
Outside Project Management Services Do you require outside project management services? Yes
Number of Hours 150
Explanation Outside consulting engineering, legal work, and accounting services, as well as project management for regional and comprehensive repack execution.
Outside RF consulting Engineering Services Perform engineering study for displacement application No
Prepare engineering section of Form FCC Construction Permit Application No
Prepare engineering section of Form FCC License to Cover Application No
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authority No
Prepare Form 601 No
Attorney and Other Outside Consulting Services Prepare and file Form FCC Construction Permit Application No
Prepare and file Form FCC License to Cover Application No
Prepare request for Special Temporary Authority No
Negotiation of Lease and other Matter for Shared Locations No
Prepare or Review FCC Form 399 for Reimbursement Yes
Form 399 assistance or other program management costs Yes
RF Field Engineering Services Comprehensive coverage verification via field study No
RF exposure measurements No
Additional Field Engineering Service No

Outside Professional Services Costs

Back to Top

Other Professional Services Expenses Not Listed

Information not provided.

Other Expenses

Back to Top
Section Question Response
AM Pattern Disturbance Is an Impact Study needed? No
Is Remediation needed? No
Permit and Filing Costs FCC Construction Permit Major Change No
FCC Construction Permit Minor Change Yes
FCC License to Cover Application Yes
FCC Special Temporary Authority Application No
Other Miscellaneous Expenses Does this relocation require paying Disposal Costs (for equipment and other waste, net of any salvage value)? Yes
Does this relocation require Equipment Delivery or Handling Charges not otherwise included in individual item costs? Yes
Does this relocation require Equipment Storage? No
Point to Point Microwave (STL/ICR) Frequency Coordination for Unidirection System No
Frequency Coordination for Bi-Direction System No
New Point to Point Microwave System No

Other Expenses

Back to Top

Other Expenses Not Listed

Information not provided.

Cost Information

Back to Top

Transmitters

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $236,000.00 $236,000.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $539,960.00 $539,960.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Primary Transmitter TRN-5X-U-48-C $236,000.00 $236,000.00 $0.00
Transmitter Building Site Survey/Installation $10,000.00 $10,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
5 Ton system $20,250.00 $20,250.00 N/A N/A N/A
Other Electrical Service: MINOR ELECTRICAL $5,000.00 $5,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
UHF - Air Cooled Solid State Transmitter 4 - 6 kW $200,750.00 $200,750.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Information not provided.

Cost Information

Back to Top

Antennas

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $85,355.00 $85,355.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $539,960.00 $539,960.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Primary Antenna THA-C1-1/1-1 $85,355.00 $85,355.00 $0.00
Side Mount antenna brackets $4,625.00 $4,625.00 N/A N/A N/A
Sweep test of transmission line and antenna $5,730.00 $5,730.00 N/A N/A N/A
UHF-Low Power, Side Mount, Broadband Panel, 1 bay, 2.5kW input, Elliptical $75,000.00 $75,000.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Information not provided.

Cost Information

Back to Top

Transmission Line

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $24,175.00 $24,175.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $539,960.00 $539,960.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Primary Transmission Line $24,175.00 $24,175.00 $0.00
Flexible Air Transmission Line - dielectric, 3" $19,175.00 $19,175.00 N/A N/A N/A
Interior RF Systems: Inside RF system including switching, patch panels and dehydrators $5,000.00 $5,000.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Information not provided.

Cost Information

Back to Top

Tower Equipment and Rigging Costs

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $166,450.00 $166,450.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $539,960.00 $539,960.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Primary Tower GTOWER $166,450.00 $166,450.00 $0.00
Tower Rigging Tall Tower (greater than 500') $157,750.00 $157,750.00 N/A N/A N/A
Study needed for guyed or free-standing tower $8,700.00 $8,700.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Information not provided.

Cost Information

Back to Top

Outside Professional Services

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $20,535.00 $20,535.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $539,960.00 $539,960.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Outside Professional Services $20,535.00 $20,535.00 $0.00
Form 399 assistance or other Program Management costs $3,000.00 $3,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
Prepare/ Review 399 reimbursement form $1,710.00 $1,710.00 N/A N/A N/A
Project management of the transition $15,825.00 $15,825.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Information not provided.

Cost Information

Back to Top

Other Expenses

Where no predetermined cost estimate is available, any estimate provided will also become the predetermined cost (displayed in italics).
Description Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Estimated Cost Justification Actual Cost Actual Cost Justification
Sub-total $7,445.00 $7,445.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Total for all systems $539,960.00 $539,960.00 N/A $0.00 N/A
Other Expenses $7,445.00 $7,445.00 $0.00
Disposal Costs (for equipment and other waste, net of any salvage value) $3,000.00 $3,000.00 N/A N/A N/A
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 license to cover application $335.00 $335.00 N/A N/A N/A
FCC Filing Fees - Form 2100 minor change CP application $1,110.00 $1,110.00 N/A N/A N/A
Equipment Delivery and Handling Charges $3,000.00 $3,000.00 N/A N/A N/A

Components

Information not provided.

Cost Information

Back to Top

Grand Total

Predetermined
Cost Estimate
Estimated Cost Actual Cost
Total for all systems $539,960.00 $539,960.00 $0.00

Reimbursement Status

Back to Top
Question Response
The facility has ceased operating on its pre-auction channel.
Construction of final facilities or all necessary modifications are complete. No
All receipts for reimbursement have been submitted no further costs are expected to be incurred. Note this will lock the Form 399 from further editing and begin close-out procedures with the Fund Administrator. No

Certification

Back to Top
Section Question Response
Submission of Estimated Expenses Statements

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS ON THIS FORM ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 18, SECTION 1001), AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION LICENSE OR CONSTRUCTION PERMIT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 312(a)(1), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 503), AND ANY FALSE STATEMENTS COULD SUBJECT THIS ENTITY TO LIABILITY UNDER THE FALSE CLAIMS ACT.

  1. The Authorized Person signing below certifies that he/she is authorized to submit this TV Broadcaster Relocation Fund Reimbursement Form on behalf of the above-named entity.

  2. The above-named entity acknowledges that all certifications and attached documentation are considered material representations.

  3. The above-named entity acknowledges the submission of the information herein creates no obligation on the part of the government to pay any amount.

  4. The above-named entity certifies that the equipment and services paid for with money from the TV Broadcaster Relocation Fund are necessary to change channels (broadcasters) or to continue to carry the signal of a broadcaster that changes channels (MVPD).

  5. The above-named entity certifies that all payments from the TV Broadcaster Relocation Fund (Fund) received by the entity listed on this form will be used only for expenses that are eligible for reimbursement from the Fund.

  6. The above-named entity certifies that it will maintain and provide to the Commission detailed records, including receipts, of all costs eligible for reimbursement actually incurred.

  7. The above-named entity acknowledges that overpayments or payments in error must be promptly refunded to the Commission.

  8. The above-named entity certifies that it is in full compliance with all statutes, rules, regulations and governmental requirements for which compliance is a pre-requisite for obtaining the payments herein requested.

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

HENRY TURNER

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER


10/11/2019

Attachments

Back to Top
Information not provided.