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 - 20081114ABN
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant
KAAL-TV, LLC
Mailing Address
3415 UNIVERSITY AVENUE, WEST

City
ST. PAUL
State or Country (if foreign address)
MN
Zip Code
55114 - 2099
Telephone Number (include area code)
6516424334
E-Mail Address (if available)
DJONES@HBI.COM
FCC Registration No
0004780110
Call Sign
KAAL-DT
Facility ID Number
18285
2. Contact Representative (if other than licensee/permittee)
CHARLES R. NAFTALIN, ESQ.
Firm or Company Name
HOLLAND & KNIGHT LLP
Mailing Address
2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE, N.W.
SUITE 100

City
WASHINGTON
State or Country (if foreign address)
DC
ZIP Code
20006 - 6801
Telephone Number (include area code)
2024577040

E-Mail Address (if available)
CHARLES.NAFTALIN@HKLAW.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: AUSTIN     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:
36
7.2. Zone: I II III
7.3.
Antenna Location Coordinates: (NAD 27)
Latitude:    
Degrees 43 Minutes 38 Seconds 34     North     South

Longitude: 
Degrees 92 Minutes 31 Seconds 35     West     East
7.4. Antenna Structure Registration Number: 1063897
Not Applicable Notification filed with FAA
7.5.
Antenna Location Site Elevation Above Mean Sea Level: 412  meters
7.6.
Overall Tower Height Above Ground Level: 350  meters
7.7.
Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level: 328  meters
7.8.
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain: 326 meters     
7.9.
Maximum Effective Radiated Power (average): 324  kW     
7.10. Antenna Specifications:    
Nondirectional Directional

a. Manufacturer DIE     Model TFU-26DSC-R O3

b.  Electrical Beam Tilt:
0.7 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 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
JEROME J. MANARCHUCK
Relationship to Applicant (e.g., Consulting Engineer)
TECHNICAL CONSULTANT
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
11/13/2008
Mailing Address
DU TREIL, LUNDIN & RACKLEY, INC.
201 FLETCHER AVE.
City
SARASOTA
State or Country (if foreign address)
FL
Zip Code
34237 -
Telephone Number (No dashes or parentheses, include area code)
9413296000
E-Mail Address (if available)
JERRY@DLR.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
GARY R. MACOMBER
Typed or Printed Title of Person Signing
ASSISTANT SECRETARY
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
11/14/2008

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:
TECHNICAL EXHIBIT

TECHNICAL NARRATIVE
FIGURE 1 FCC PREDICTED COVERAGE CONTOURS
FIGURE 2 OET-69 POST TRANSITION INTERFERENCE RESULTS
FIGURE 3 FULL SERVICE TV AND DTV SITES
FIGURE 4 FCC PREDICTED COVERAGE CONTOURS IN DMA
EMERGENCY REQUESTS OF KAAL-TV, LLC

Attachment 21
Description
STA EXHIBIT
FIGURES 3 AND 4 AND EMERGENCY REQUESTS