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 - 20120103ACP
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant
TELEFUTURA D.C. LLC
Mailing Address
5999 CENTER DRIVE

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
0008194805
Call Sign
WFDC-DT
Facility ID Number
69532
2. Contact Representative (if other than licensee/permittee)
WILLIAM H. FITZ
Firm or Company Name
COVINGTON & BURLING LLP
Mailing Address
1201 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE, NW

City
WASHINGTON
State or Country (if foreign address)
DC
ZIP Code
20004 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
2026625120

E-Mail Address (if available)
WFITZ@COV.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: ARLINGTON     State: VA
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:
15
7.2. Zone: I II III
7.3.
Antenna Location Coordinates: (NAD 27)
Latitude:    
Degrees 38 Minutes 56 Seconds 24     North     South

Longitude: 
Degrees 77 Minutes 4 Seconds 54     West     East
7.4. Antenna Structure Registration Number: 1036610
Not Applicable Notification filed with FAA
7.5.
Antenna Location Site Elevation Above Mean Sea Level: 117.9  meters
7.6.
Overall Tower Height Above Ground Level: 201.8  meters
7.7.
Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level: 179  meters
7.8.
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain: 227 meters     
7.9.
Maximum Effective Radiated Power (average): 280  kW     
7.10. Antenna Specifications:    
Nondirectional Directional

a. Manufacturer DIE     Model TFU-23JSC/VP-R 4C130

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 0.774 10 0.722 20 0.696 30 0.69 40 0.692 50 0.69
60 0.685 70 0.684 80 0.695 90 0.728 100 0.788 110 0.859
120 0.917 130 0.954 140 0.966 150 0.968 160 0.965 170 0.959
180 0.964 190 0.966 200 0.963 210 0.956 220 0.944 230 0.935
240 0.934 250 0.938 260 0.943 270 0.947 280 0.953 290 0.963
300 0.979 310 0.995 320 1 330 0.978 340 0.925 350 0.849
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
KARL D. LAHM, P.E.
Relationship to Applicant (e.g., Consulting Engineer)
DIRECTOR, RADIO FREQUENCY SYSTEMS
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
01/02/2012
Mailing Address
UNIVISION MANAGEMENT CO.
P.O. BOX 647
City
LAKE VILLA
State or Country (if foreign address)
IL
Zip Code
60046 -
Telephone Number (No dashes or parentheses, include area code)
8472458699
E-Mail Address (if available)
KLAHM@UNIVISION.NET

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
VP AND ASSISTANT GENERAL COUNSEL
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
01/03/2012

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:
STA JUSTIFICATION

PHYSICAL SPACE CONFLICTS AND CONTRACTING CONSIDERATIONS NECESSITATE THE USE OF THE NEW WFDC ANTENNA SYSTEM WITH THE EXISTING TRANSMITTER, BEFORE THE NEW, HIGHER-POWERED TRANSMITTER COMMISSIONING IS CONCLUDED AND OPERATION COMMENCES PURSUANT TO THE PROGRAM TEST AUTHORITY UNDER THE CURRENT CONSTRUCTION PERMIT. THE PROPOSED SERVICE OF WFDC IS NOT PREDICTED TO DECREASE NOTICABLY IN ANY DIRECTION AT THE ERP REQUESTED HEREIN, WITH RESPECT TO THE STATION'S LICENSED FACILITY. SEE THE ATTACHED COVERAGE COMPARISON MAP.

Attachment 21
Description
WFDC STA Coverage Map