Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
Not Approved by OMB
(March 1999 Draft)
FCC 302-AM
FOR FCC USE ONLY
   
APPLICATION FOR AM BROADCAST STATION LICENSE

Read INSTRUCTIONS Before Filling Out Form

FOR COMMISSION USE ONLY
FILE NO.

BL - 20180416AAY
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant 
WIFREDO G. BLANCO-PI
Mailing Address
EXT SAN AGUSTIN, 1210 3RD STREET
City
SAN JUAN
State or Country (if foreign address)
PR
ZIP Code
00926 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
7873132153
E-Mail Address (if available) 
JBLANCO.WAPA@YAHOO.COM
FCC Registration Number:
0007902158

Call Sign 
WAPA
Facility Identifier 
8889
2. Contact Representative (if other than Applicant)
WIFREDO G. BLANCO-PI
Firm or Company Name

Telephone Number (include area code)
7873132153
E-Mail Address (if available)
JBLANCO.WAPA@YAHOO.COM
3. If this application has been submitted without a fee, indicate reason for fee exemption (see 47 C.F.R. Section 1.1114):
Governmental Entity Noncommercial Educational Licensee/Permittee Other
N/A (Fee Required)
4. Facility Information:
a.  Commercial Noncommercial
b. Directional Nondirectional
c.   Community of License:
City: SAN JUAN State: PR
5. Program Test Authority:
  Requesting program test authority.
  Station operating pursuant to automatic program test authority (47 C.F.R. Section 73.1620(a)(1)).
6. Purpose of Application:
Cover construction permit (list original construction permit file number -- starts with the prefix BP): BP-20170426AAK
Modify an authorized license (list license file number -- starts with the prefix BL, BML, BZ): -
Direct measurement of power.
Amend a pending application
If an amendment, submit as an Exhibit a listing by Section and Question Number the portions of the pending application that are being revised.
[Exhibit 1]



NOTE: In addition to the information called for in this section, an explanatory exhibit providing full particulars must be submitted for each question for which a "No" response is provided.

Section II - Legal Information

1.
Certification.  Licensee/Permittee certifies that it has answered each question in this application based on its review of the application instructions and worksheets. Licensee/Permittee further certifies that where it has made an affirmative certification below, this certification constitutes its representation that the application satisfies each of the pertinent standards and criteria set forth in the application instructions and worksheets.
Yes No
2.
Licensee/Permittee certifies that all terms, conditions, and obligations set forth in the underlying construction permit have been fully met.
Yes No

See Explanation in
[Exhibit 2]

3.
Licensee/Permittee certifies that, apart from changes already reported, no cause or circumstance has arisen since the grant of the underlying construction permit which would result in any statement or representation contained in the construction permit application to be now incorrect.
Yes No

See Explanation in
[Exhibit 3]

4.
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?

If Yes, submit an Exhibit giving full particulars.
Yes No

See Explanation in
[Exhibit 4]

5.
Character Issues. Licensee/Permittee certifies that neither licensee/permittee nor any party to the application has or has had any interest in, or connection with:

a. any broadcast application in any proceeding where character issues were left
    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 No

See Explanation in
[Exhibit 5]

6.
Adverse Findings. Licensee/Permittee certifies that, with respect to the licensee/permittee and any party to the application, no adverse finding has been made, nor has an adverse final action been taken related to the following: any felony; mass media-related antitrust or unfair competition; fraudulent statements to another governmental unit; or discrimination.
Yes No

See Explanation in
[Exhibit 6]

7.
Anti-Drug Abuse Act Certification. Licensee/Permittee certifies that neither licensee/permittee nor any party to the application is subject to denial of federal benefits pursuant to Section 5301 of the Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1988, 21 U.S.C. Section 83.
Yes No
I certify that the statements in this application are true, complete, and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief, and are made in good faith. I acknowledge that all certifications and attached Exhibits are considered material representations. I hereby waive any claim to the use of any particular frequency as against the regulatory power of the United States because of the previous use of the same, whether by license or otherwise, and request an authorization in accordance with this application. (See Section 304 of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended.)
Typed or Printed Name of Person Signing
WILFREDO G BLANCO-PI
Typed or Printed Title of Person Signing
LICENSEE
Signature
Date
03/23/2018



Section III Engineering
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Ensure that the specifications below are accurate. Contradicting data found elsewhere in this application will be disregarded. All items must be completed. The response "on file" is not acceptable.
TECH BOX
1. Frequency: 680 kHz
2. NONDIRECTIONAL ANTENNA
Operating Constants:

a. Daytime: Yes No

Power Antenna Current Antenna Resistance
10 kW 19.2 A 27.1 Ohms
Tower Number of the Array 1
Antenna structure registration Number: 1271712
Not Applicable

b. Nighttime: Yes No

Power Antenna Current Antenna Resistance
9.5 kW 18.72 A 27.1 Ohms
Tower Number of the Array 1
Antenna structure registration Number: 1271712
Not Applicable

c. Critical Hours: Yes No

Power Antenna Current Antenna Resistance
kW A Ohms
Tower Number of the Array
Antenna structure registration Number:
Not Applicable
3.
DIRECTIONAL ANTENNA
Operating Constants:
a. Daytime: Yes No

If "Yes," complete the following items. If additional space is needed, please provide the information requested below in an Exhibit.
[Exhibit 7]
Nominal Power Input Power Common Point Current Common Point Resistance
kW kW A Ohms
[Directional Daytime Towers Subform]


Manufacturer and type of antenna monitor
b. Nighttime: Yes No

If "Yes," complete the following items. If additional space is needed, please provide the information requested below in an Exhibit.
[Exhibit 8]
Nominal Power Input Power Common Point Current Common Point Resistance
kW kW A Ohms
[Directional Nighttime Towers Subform]


Manufacturer and type of antenna monitor
c. Critical Hours: Yes No

If "Yes," complete the following items. If additional space is needed, please provide the information requested below in an Exhibit.
[Exhibit 9]
Nominal Power Input Power Common Point Current Common Point Resistance
kW kW A Ohms
[Directional Critical Hours Towers Subform]


Manufacturer and type of antenna monitor
4. Type of feed circuit (excitation):
Series Feed Shunt Feed
Folded Unipole Feed Others (explain)
NOTE: In addition to the information called for in this section, an explanatory exhibit providing full particulars must be submitted for each question for which a "No" response is provided.

CERTIFICATION

All applicants must complete this section.
4. Main Studio Location. The main studio location complies with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.1125. Yes No

See Explanation in
[Exhibit 10]

5. Operating Constants.    The specified antenna current and measured antenna resistance produce the authorized power(s). Yes No

See Explanation in
[Exhibit 11]

6. Sampling System.    The facility does not use a sampling system or the sampling system complies with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.68. Yes No

See Explanation in
[Exhibit 12]

7. Stereo Generating Equipment.    Stereo generating equipment has not been installed or if stereo generating equipment was proposed in a petition for authorization of an allotment in the 1605-1705 kHz band, the stereo generating equipment is installed and type approved. Yes No

See Explanation in
[Exhibit 13]


APPLICATIONS FILED TO COVER A CONSTRUCTION PERMIT.

NOTE: In addition to the information called for in this section, an explanatory exhibit providing full particulars must be submitted for each question for which a "No" response is provided
8. Constructed Facility.    The facility was constructed as authorized in the underlying construction permit or complies with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.1690. Yes No

See Explanation in
[Exhibit 14]

9. Special Operating Conditions.    The facility was constructed in compliance with all special operating conditions, terms, and obligations described in the construction permit. See 47 C.F.R. Sections 73.33(b) and 73.45(a)(2).

An exhibit may be required.    Review the underlying construction permit

Yes No


See Explanation in
[Exhibit 15]

APPLICATIONS FILED PURSUANT TO 47 C.F.R. SECTIONS 73.61, 73.68(d)(3), 73.1692, 73.1675(c) or 73.1690(c).
Only applicants filing this application pursuant to the above rule sections must complete the following section.
10. Partial Proof of Performance.    Is this application being filed pursuant to 47 C.F.R. Sections 73.61 or 73.68(d)(3) to demonstrate that the operating facility complies with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.62(a)?
Yes No
  If "Yes" to the above, the Applicant certifies that the directional antenna system complies with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.62?  Exhibit required. [Exhibit 16]
11 Tower construction, modification, or installation nearby or on an AM Tower.    Is this application being filed pursuant to 47 C.F.R. Sections 73.1692 to demonstrate that construction near this facility or an installation of another antenna at this facility does not adversely affect the operations of this facility?
Yes No


  If "Yes" to the above, submit an exhibit giving the full particulars as required below. [Exhibit 17]
  If this application is being filed pursuant to 47 C.F.R. Section 73.1692(a), Installations on an AM Nondirectional Tower, applicants are required to include a tower sketch as an Exhibit.

If this application is being filed pursuant to 47 C.F.R. Section 73.1692(b), Installations on an AM Nondirectional Tower, applicants are required to provide a partial proof of performance as defined in 47 C.F.R. Section 73.154(a) as an Exhibit.

If this application is being filed pursuant to 47 C.F.R. Section 73.1692(c), applicants are required to provide a nondirectional proof as an Exhibit.

If this application is being filed pursuant to 47 C.F.R. Section 73.1692(d), Tower erections or modifications within 3.2 km of an AM directional station, applicants are required to provide a partial proof of performance as defined in 47 C.F.R. Section 73.154(a) as an Exhibit.

 
12. Use a formerly licensed main facility as an auxilliary antenna.    Is this application being filed pursuant to 47 C.F.R Section 73.1675(c)(2) to request authorization to use a formerly licensed main facility as an auxilliary antenna and/or decrease the power of the proposed auxilliary antenna?
Yes No
  If "Yes" to the above, the Applicant certifies that the auxilliary antenna service area complies with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.1675(a).   Exhibit required. [Exhibit 18]
13. Change the license status.    Is this application being filed pursuant to 47 C.F.R Section 73.1690(c)(9) to change the license status from commercial to noncommercial or from noncommercial to commercial?
Yes No
  If "Yes" to the above, submit an exhibit providing full particulars. For applications changing license status from Commercial to Noncommercial, include Section II of FCC Form 340 as an Exhibit to this application. [Exhibit 19]

PREPARERS CERTIFICATION ON PAGE 3 MUST BE COMPLETED AND SIGNED.



SECTION III - PREPARER'S CERTIFICATION
I certify that I have prepared Section III (Engineering data) on behalf of the applicant, and that after such preparation, I have examined and found it to be accurate and true to the best of my knowledge and belief.
Name
WIFREDO G BLANCO-PI
Relationship to Applicant (e.g., Consulting Engineer)
REGISTERED PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER
Signature
Date
03/23/2018
Mailing Address
EXT SAN AGUSTIN
1210 3RD STREET
City
SAN JUAN
State or Country (if foreign address)
PR
Zip Code
00926 - 0092
Telephone Number (include area code)
7873132153
E-Mail Address (if available)
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).



Exhibits