Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
Approved by OMB
3060-0386 (July 2002)
FOR FCC USE ONLY
 
Extension of Existing Engineering STA

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FOR COMMISSION USE ONLY
FILE NO.

BESTA - 20200527AAA
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant
RCA BROADCASTING, LLC
Mailing Address
258 SOUTH 36TH STREET

City
SAN DIEGO
State or Country (if foreign address)
CA
Zip Code
92113 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
8582127968
E-Mail Address (if available)
KYXYDJ@YAHOO.COM
FCC Registration No
0024458952
Call Sign
KFRO
Facility ID Number
70455
2. Contact Representative (if other than licensee/permittee)
RCA BROADCASTING, LLC
Firm or Company Name

Mailing Address
258 SOUTH 36TH STREET

City
SAN DIEGO
State or Country (if foreign address)
CA
ZIP Code
92113 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
8582127968

E-Mail Address (if available)
KYXYDJ@YAHOO.COM
3. Purpose:
Engineering STA
Extension of Existing Engineering STA         File Number: BSTA - 20181009BPB
Legal STA
Extension of Existing Legal STA         
4. Service: AM 
5. Community of License:
City: LONGVIEW     State: TX
6. 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)
7. Environmental Protection Act.    The proposed facility is excluded from environmental processing under 47. C.F.R. Section 1.1306 (i.e., The facility will not have a significant environmental impact and complies with the maximum permissible radiofrequency electromagnetic exposure limits for controlled and uncontrolled environments). Unless the applicant can determine compliance through the use of the RF worksheets in Appendix A, an Exhibit is required.

By checking "Yes" above, the applicant also certifies that it, in coordination with other users of the site, will reduce power or cease operation as necessary to protect persons having access to the site, tower or antenna from radiofrequency electromagnetic exposure in excess of FCC guidelines.
Yes No

See Explanation in
[Exhibit 33]

8.
Please explain in detail the "extraordinary circumstances" which warrant temporary operations at variance from the Commission's Rules. In addition, please specify 1)the specific rules and/or policies from which the applicant seeks temporary relief; 2) how the public interest will be furthered by grant; and 3) the expected duration of the STA and the licensee's plan for restoration of licensed operation. If requesting variance with other than authorized technical facilities, please specify the exact facilities sought.
[Exhibit 34]
9.
Anti-Drug Abuse Act Certification. Applicant certifies that neither applicant 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 862.
Yes No

I hereby 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.

Typed or Printed Name of Person Signing
SCOTTIE RICE
Typed or Printed Title of Person Signing
PRESIDENT RCA BROADCASTING
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
05/27/2020

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
Exhibit 13
Description:
POWER LEVELS

DAY TIME NON-DIRECTIONAL 1000 WATTS
NIGHT TIME NON-DIRECTIONAL 108 WATTS.

Attachment 13


Exhibit 34
Description:
KFRO NIGHT TIME NON-DIRECTIONAL REQUEST

THE KFRO AM TRANSMITTER SITE AT 2114 E MARSHALL AVE IN LONGVIEW, TEXAS, WAS VANDALIZED. THE CONTROLLER CABLES FOR THE ANTENNA CONTROLLER WAS DAMAGED. WE ARE REQUESTING THAT KFRO LOWER POWER AT NIGHT TO 108 WATTS NON-DIRECTIONAL UNTIL THE DAMAGE IS REPAIRED. THE DAYTIME NON-DIRECTIONAL PATTERN WAS UN-DAMAGED, AND WOULD LIKE TO CONTINUE TO OPERATE AT NORMAL DAYTIME POWER.

KFRO HAS APPLIED FOR A PERMANENT SINGLE TOWER NIGHTIME OPERATIONS (APPLICATION BP-20200421AAH), WHICH WILL DOWNGRADE FROM CLASS B TO CLASS D THE APPLICATION IS STILL AWAITING FCC APPROVAL, THEREFORE KFRO IS REQUESTING AN STA FOR ANOTHER 6 MONTHS, IN WHICH TIME THE APPLICATION SHOULD BE APPROVED

Attachment 34