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 - 20090217ACC
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant
WGBC-TV, LLC
Mailing Address
1151 CRESTVIEW CIRCLE

City
MERIDIAN
State or Country (if foreign address)
MS
Zip Code
39301 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
6014853030
E-Mail Address (if available)
MIKE.REED@WAYPOINTMEDIA.NET
FCC Registration No
0016616534
Call Sign
WGBC
Facility ID Number
24314
2. Contact Representative (if other than licensee/permittee)
TOM W. DAVIDSON, ESQ.
Firm or Company Name
AKIN GUMP STRAUSS HAUER & FELD LLP
Mailing Address
1333 NEW HAMPSHIRE AVE., NW

City
WASHINGTON
State or Country (if foreign address)
DC
ZIP Code
20036 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
2028874011

E-Mail Address (if available)
TDAVIDSON@AKINGUMP.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: MERIDIAN     State: MS
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:
30
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 32 Minutes 19 Seconds 34     North     South

Longitude: 
Degrees 88 Minutes 41 Seconds 11.9     West     East
7.5. Antenna Structure Registration Number: 1212542
Not Applicable Notification filed with FAA
7.6.
Antenna Location Site Elevation Above Mean Sea Level: 196.3  meters
7.7.
Overall Tower Height Above Ground Level: 123.4  meters
7.8.
Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level: 118  meters
7.9.
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain: 187   meters  
7.10.
Maximum Effective Radiated Power: 1580  kW     
7.11. Antenna Specifications:    
Nondirectional Directional

a. Manufacturer AND     Model ATW16G2-HSS-30

b.  Electrical Beam Tilt:
0.5 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 0.84 10 0.78 20 0.71 30 0.62 40 0.54 50 0.47
60 0.42 70 0.4 80 0.41 90 0.44 100 0.48 110 0.5
120 0.51 130 0.48 140 0.44 150 0.44 160 0.41 170 0.4
180 0.42 190 0.47 200 0.54 210 0.62 220 0.7 230 0.77
240 0.84 250 0.89 260 0.93 270 0.97 280 0.98 290 0.99
300 1 310 0.99 320 0.98 330 0.97 340 0.93 350 0.89
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
DANE E. ERICKSEN, P.E.
Relationship to Applicant (e.g., Consulting Engineer)
CONSULTING ENGINEER
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
02/15/2009
Mailing Address
HAMMETT & EDISON, INC.
BOX 280068
City
SAN FRANCISCO
State or Country (if foreign address)
CA
Zip Code
94128 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
7079965200
E-Mail Address (if available)
DERICKSEN@H-E.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
MICHAEL REED
Typed or Printed Title of Person Signing
PRESIDENT AND SOLE MEMBER
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
02/17/2009

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:
EXHIBIT

SEE EXHIBIT.

Attachment 40
Description
Exhibit 40
Exhibit 40