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 - 20090406ADX
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant
NEW DMIC, INC.
Mailing Address
444 N. CAPITOL ST, NW, SUITE 740
C/O DIANNE SMITH

City
WASHINGTON
State or Country (if foreign address)
DC
Zip Code
20001 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
2027152530
E-Mail Address (if available)
DIANNE.SMITH@NEWSCORP.COM
FCC Registration No
0001659374
Call Sign
KDFI
Facility ID Number
17037
2. Contact Representative (if other than licensee/permittee)
NEW DMIC, INC.
Firm or Company Name

Mailing Address
444 N. CAPITOL ST, NW, SUITE 740
C/O DIANNE SMITH

City
WASHINGTON
State or Country (if foreign address)
DC
ZIP Code
20001 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
2027152530

E-Mail Address (if available)
DIANNE.SMITH@NEWSCORP.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: DALLAS     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:
27
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 32 Seconds 36     North     South

Longitude: 
Degrees 96 Minutes 57 Seconds 32     West     East
7.5. Antenna Structure Registration Number: 1059733
Not Applicable Notification filed with FAA
7.6.
Antenna Location Site Elevation Above Mean Sea Level: 248.1  meters
7.7.
Overall Tower Height Above Ground Level: 498.4  meters
7.8.
Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level: 473  meters
7.9.
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain: 518   meters  
7.10.
Maximum Effective Radiated Power: 3223  kW     
7.11. Antenna Specifications:    
Nondirectional Directional

a. Manufacturer DIE     Model TFU25JSC-R 3C 165SP

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 0.966 10 0.95 20 0.908 30 0.862 40 0.84 50 0.855
60 0.901 70 0.955 80 0.993 90 0.997 100 0.959 110 0.876
120 0.752 130 0.599 140 0.43 150 0.229 160 0.089 170 0.064
180 0.1 190 0.126 200 0.142 210 0.173 220 0.33 230 0.583
240 0.752 250 0.876 260 0.959 270 0.997 280 0.993 290 0.995
300 0.901 310 0.855 320 0.84 330 0.862 340 0.908 350 0.95
Additional 
Azimuths

275

1

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
KEVIN T. FISHER
Relationship to Applicant (e.g., Consulting Engineer)
ENGINEERING CONSULTANT
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
04/05/2009
Mailing Address
2237 TACKETTS MILL DRIVE
SUITE A
City
LAKE RIDGE
State or Country (if foreign address)
VA
Zip Code
22192 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
7034942101
E-Mail Address (if available)
KEVIN@SMITHANDFISHER.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
DIANNE SMITH
Typed or Printed Title of Person Signing
VICE PRESIDENT
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
04/06/2009

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:
NEED FOR ENGINEERING STA

ON MARCH 6, 2009, KDFI ANALOG LOST ONE OF THE TUBES IN THE STATION'S MAIN ANALOG TRANSMITTER RESULTING IN KDFI OPERATING AT 70% POWER. KDFI HAS ORDERED A NEW TUBE, BUT THE NEW TUBE HAS NOT ARRIVED YET. AS SOON AS IT DOES, KDFI WILL INSTALL IT AND REVERT BACK TO FULL-POWER ANALOG OPERATION.

Attachment 40