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.

BEDSTA - 20060103ACX
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant
RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.
Mailing Address
RSA TOWER, 20TH FLOOR
201 MONROE STREET

City
MONTGOMERY
State or Country (if foreign address)
AL
Zip Code
36104 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
3342061400
E-Mail Address (if available)
RBRYAN@RAYCOMMEDIA.COM
FCC Registration No
0002929685
Call Sign
KFVE
Facility ID Number
34445
2. Contact Representative (if other than licensee/permittee)
MATTHEW S. DELNERO, ESQ.
Firm or Company Name
COVINGTON & BURLING
Mailing Address
1201 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE, N.W.

City
WASHINGTON
State or Country (if foreign address)
DC
ZIP Code
20004 - 2401
Telephone Number (include area code)
2026625543

E-Mail Address (if available)
MDELNERO@COV.COM
3. Purpose:
Engineering STA
Extension of Existing Engineering STA         File Number: BDSTA - 20041012AKF
Legal STA
Extension of Existing Legal STA         
4. Service: DS 
5. Community of License:
City: HONOLULU     State: HI
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.
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 36]
8.
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
REBECCA S. BRYAN
Typed or Printed Title of Person Signing
VICE PRESIDENT
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
01/03/2006

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 36
Description:
EXHBIT 36 - SUPPORT FOR EXTENSION OF STA

RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC. ('RAYCOM'), LICENSEE OF KFVE, HONOLULU, HAWAII, AND PERMITTEE OF KFVE-DT ON CHANNEL 23, HEREBY RESPECTFULLY REQUESTS EXTENSION OF SPECIAL TEMPORARY AUTHORITY ('STA'), TO CONTINUE TO OPERATE AT THE PARAMETERS IN THE STA ORIGINALLY AUTHORIZED NOVEMBER 9 (BDSTA-20041012AKF), WHICH HAS BEEN EXTENDED UNTIL JANUARY 13, 2006.

RAYCOM NOTIFIED THE FCC, BY LETTER DATED AUGUST 12, 2005, THAT KFVE-DT COMMENCED PROGRAM TESTS PURSUANT TO THE STA EFFECTIVE AUGUST 10. BECAUSE KFVE IS AN AFFILIATE OF THE WB NETWORK, ITS 'USE-IT-OR-LOSE-IT DEADLINE IS JULY 1, 2006.



Attachment 36