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 - 20080729ABA
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant
CEDAR RAPIDS TELEVISION COMPANY
Mailing Address
P.O. BOX 816

City
CEDAR RAPIDS
State or Country (if foreign address)
IA
Zip Code
52406 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
3193959999
E-Mail Address (if available)
FCC Registration No
0002589489
Call Sign
KCRG-TV
Facility ID Number
9719
2. Contact Representative (if other than licensee/permittee)
JOHN M. BURGETT
Firm or Company Name
WILEY REIN LLP
Mailing Address
1776 K STREET, NW

City
WASHINGTON
State or Country (if foreign address)
DC
ZIP Code
20006 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
2027197000

E-Mail Address (if available)
JBURGETT@WILEYREIN.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: CEDAR RAPIDS     State: IA
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:
9
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 42 Minutes 18 Seconds 59     North     South

Longitude: 
Degrees 91 Minutes 51 Seconds 31     West     East
7.5. Antenna Structure Registration Number: 1017602
Not Applicable Notification filed with FAA
7.6.
Antenna Location Site Elevation Above Mean Sea Level: 310  meters
7.7.
Overall Tower Height Above Ground Level: 587  meters
7.8.
Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level: 573  meters
7.9.
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain: 607   meters  
7.10.
Maximum Effective Radiated Power: 197  kW     
7.11. Antenna Specifications:    
Nondirectional Directional

a. Manufacturer RCA     Model TW-12A9

b.  Electrical Beam Tilt:
1 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):    No Rotation
Degrees Value Degrees Value Degrees Value Degrees Value Degrees Value Degrees Value    
0 10 20 30 40 50
60 70 80 90 100 110
120 130 140 150 160 170
180 190 200 210 220 230
240 250 260 270 280 290
300 310 320 330 340 350
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
KIRK SCHROEDER
Relationship to Applicant (e.g., Consulting Engineer)
STATION ENGINEER
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
07/25/2008
Mailing Address
P.O. BOX 816
City
CEDAR RAPIDS
State or Country (if foreign address)
IA
Zip Code
52406 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
3193959999
E-Mail Address (if available)
KIRK.SCHROEDER@KCRG.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
JOHN W. PHELAN
Typed or Printed Title of Person Signing
VICE-PRESIDENT & GENERAL MANAGER
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
07/25/2008

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