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

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FOR COMMISSION USE ONLY
FILE NO.

BDSTA - 20080616ACV
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant
DULUTH-SUPERIOR AREA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION CORPORATION
Mailing Address
632 NIAGARA COURT

City
DULUTH
State or Country (if foreign address)
MN
Zip Code
55811 - 3098
Telephone Number (include area code)
2187248567
E-Mail Address (if available)
EMAIL@WDSE.ORG
FCC Registration No
0002639854
Call Sign
WRPT-DT
Facility ID Number
159007
2. Contact Representative (if other than licensee/permittee)
THEODORE D. FRANK
Firm or Company Name
ARNOLD & PORTER LLP
Mailing Address
555 TWELFTH STREET NW

City
WASHINGTON
State or Country (if foreign address)
DC
ZIP Code
20004 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
2029425790

E-Mail Address (if available)
THEODORE_FRANK@APORTER.COM
3. Purpose:
Engineering STA
Extension of Existing Engineering STA
Legal STA
Extension of Existing Legal STA         
4. Service: DS 
5. Community of License:
City: HIBBING     State: MN
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)
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
7.1. Channel:
31
7.2. Zone: I II III
7.3.
Antenna Location Coordinates: (NAD 27)
Latitude:    
Degrees 47 Minutes 22 Seconds 53     North     South

Longitude: 
Degrees 92 Minutes 57 Seconds 15     West     East
7.4. Antenna Structure Registration Number: 1003720
Not Applicable Notification filed with FAA
7.5.
Antenna Location Site Elevation Above Mean Sea Level: 493.8  meters
7.6.
Overall Tower Height Above Ground Level: 155.8  meters
7.7.
Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level: 91.4  meters
7.8.
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain: 150.5 meters     
7.9.
Maximum Effective Radiated Power (average): 35.2  kW     
7.10. Antenna Specifications:    
Nondirectional Directional

a. Manufacturer ERI     Model DELPHINUS AL8-OC

b.  Electrical Beam Tilt:
1.75 degrees    Not Applicable

c.   Mechanical Beam Tilt:
degrees toward azimuth
degrees True    Not Applicable

d.  Polorization:
Horizontal    Circular    Elliptical

Directional Antenna Relative Field Values:
Rotation (Degrees): 180   No Rotation
Degrees Value Degrees Value Degrees Value Degrees Value Degrees Value Degrees Value    
0 1 10 0.994 20 0.978 30 0.951 40 0.915 50 0.871
60 0.82 70 0.767 80 0.715 90 0.668 100 0.631 110 0.609
120 0.602 130 0.608 140 0.623 150 0.642 160 0.659 170 0.672
180 0.676 190 0.672 200 0.659 210 0.642 220 0.623 230 0.608
240 0.602 250 0.609 260 0.631 270 0.668 280 0.715 290 0.767
300 0.82 310 0.871 320 0.915 330 0.951 340 0.978 350 0.994
Additional 
Azimuths

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 21]
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 certify that I have prepared 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
JOHN F.X. BROWNE, P.E.
Relationship to Applicant (e.g., Consulting Engineer)
CONSULTING ENGINEER
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
06/10/2008
Mailing Address
JOHN F.X. BROWNE & ASSOCIATES P.C.
38710 WOODWARD AVE., SUITE 220
City
BLOOMFIELD HILLS
State or Country (if foreign address)
MI
Zip Code
48304 -
Telephone Number (No dashes or parentheses, include area code)
2486426226
E-Mail Address (if available)
JFXB@JFXB.COM

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
ALLEN D. HARMON
Typed or Printed Title of Person Signing
PRESIDENT AND GENERAL MANAGER
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
06/16/2008

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 21
Description:
ENGINEERING STATEMENT/RFR ENVIRONMENTAL

ENGINEERING STATEMENT/RFR ENVIRONMENTAL

Attachment 21
Description
Engineering State,emt/RFR Environmental