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.

BSTA - 20080714ABY
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant
TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF SAN ANTONIO
Mailing Address
5999 CENTER DRIVE
SUITE 4083

City
LOS ANGELES
State or Country (if foreign address)
CA
Zip Code
90045 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
3103483600
E-Mail Address (if available)
FCC Registration No
0015540941
Call Sign
KNIC-TV
Facility ID Number
125710
2. Contact Representative (if other than licensee/permittee)
SCOTT R. FLICK
Firm or Company Name
PILLSBURY WINTHROP SHAW PITTMAN LLP
Mailing Address
2300 N STREET, N.W.

City
WASHINGTON
State or Country (if foreign address)
DC
ZIP Code
20037 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
2026638000

E-Mail Address (if available)
SCOTT.FLICK@PILLSBURYLAW.COM
3. Purpose:
Engineering STA
Extension of Existing Engineering STA
Legal STA
Extension of Existing Legal STA         
4. Service: TV 
5. Community of License:
City: BLANCO     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)
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:
17
7.2 Frequency Offset: Zero offset Plus offset Minus offset
7.3. Zone: I II III
7.4.
Antenna Location Coordinates: (NAD 27)
Latitude:    
Degrees 29 Minutes 41 Seconds 48     North     South

Longitude: 
Degrees 98 Minutes 30 Seconds 45     West     East
7.5. Antenna Structure Registration Number: 1245311
Not Applicable Notification filed with FAA
7.6.
Antenna Location Site Elevation Above Mean Sea Level: 383  meters
7.7.
Overall Tower Height Above Ground Level: 180.5  meters
7.8.
Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level: 169  meters
7.9.
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain: 201   meters  
7.10.
Maximum Effective Radiated Power: 3350  kW     
7.11. Antenna Specifications:    
Nondirectional Directional

a. Manufacturer AND     Model ATW32H3-HSSX-17H

b.  Electrical Beam Tilt:
0.75 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): 0   No Rotation
Degrees Value Degrees Value Degrees Value Degrees Value Degrees Value Degrees Value    
0 0.95 10 0.997 20 0.981 30 0.907 40 0.812 50 0.725
60 0.658 70 0.623 80 0.626 90 0.658 100 0.706 110 0.765
120 0.831 130 0.89 140 0.933 150 0.961 160 0.973 170 0.973
180 0.968 190 0.967 200 0.973 210 0.984 220 0.995 230 0.999
240 0.989 250 0.961 260 0.916 270 0.857 280 0.795 290 0.742
300 0.699 310 0.672 320 0.675 330 0.715 340 0.783 350 0.868
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 40]
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
TIMOTHY SCHULTZ
Relationship to Applicant (e.g., Consulting Engineer)
VICE PRESIDENT, ENGINEERING
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
07/09/2008
Mailing Address
5999 CENTER DRIVE
SUITE 4083
City
LOS ANGELES
State or Country (if foreign address)
CA
Zip Code
90045 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
3103380700
E-Mail Address (if available)

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
CHRISTOPHER G. WOOD
Typed or Printed Title of Person Signing
VICE PRESIDENT AND SENIOR LEGAL COUNSEL
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
07/13/2008

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 40
Description:
REQUEST FOR SPECIAL TEMPORARY AUTHORITY

AS THE COMMISSION IS AWARE, THE STATION WAS REQUIRED TO COMMENCE REDUCED POWER OPERATIONS AS A RESULT OF A FINAL TUBE FAILURE. THE STATION IS CURRENTLY OPERATING AT 67% OF ITS AUTHORIZED POWER. THE APPLICANT HAS COMMENCED, BUT NOT YET COMPLETED, THE REPAIRS TO THE DAMAGED FACILITIES. ACCORDINGLY, THE APPLICANT SEEKS SPECIAL TEMPORARY AUTHORITY TO CONTINUE REDUCED POWER OPERATIONS DURING THE REPAIR PROCESS.

Attachment 40