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 - 20100319AFB
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant
WLS TELEVISION, INC.
Mailing Address
77 WEST 66TH STREET, 16TH FLR
ATTN: JOHN W. ZUCKER, ESQ.

City
NEW YORK
State or Country (if foreign address)
NY
Zip Code
10023 - 6298
Telephone Number (include area code)
2124567777
E-Mail Address (if available)
FCC Registration No
0003471315
Call Sign
WLS-DT
Facility ID Number
73226
2. Contact Representative (if other than licensee/permittee)
JOHN W. ZUCKER, ESQ.
Firm or Company Name
KTRK TELEVISION, INC.
Mailing Address
77 WEST 66TH STREET, 16TH FLR

City
NEW YORK
State or Country (if foreign address)
NY
ZIP Code
10023 - 6298
Telephone Number (include area code)
2124567387

E-Mail Address (if available)

3. Purpose:
Engineering STA
Extension of Existing Engineering STA
Legal STA
Extension of Existing Legal STA         
4. Service: DS 
5. Community of License:
City: CHICAGO     State: IL
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:
44
7.2. Zone: I II III
7.3.
Antenna Location Coordinates: (NAD 27)
Latitude:    
Degrees 41 Minutes 53 Seconds 56     North     South

Longitude: 
Degrees 87 Minutes 37 Seconds 23     West     East
7.4. Antenna Structure Registration Number: 1009012
Not Applicable Notification filed with FAA
7.5.
Antenna Location Site Elevation Above Mean Sea Level: 180.7  meters
7.6.
Overall Tower Height Above Ground Level: 459  meters
7.7.
Height of Radiation Center Above Ground Level: 437.5  meters
7.8.
Height of Radiation Center Above Average Terrain: 437 meters     
7.9.
Maximum Effective Radiated Power (average): 1000  kW     
7.10. Antenna Specifications:    
Nondirectional Directional

a. Manufacturer DIE     Model TUF-C4-12/48U-2BR

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): 0   No Rotation
Degrees Value Degrees Value Degrees Value Degrees Value Degrees Value Degrees Value    
0 0.613 10 0.486 20 0.383 30 0.311 40 0.334 50 0.37
60 0.374 70 0.32 80 0.314 90 0.384 100 0.488 110 0.61
120 0.76 130 0.912 140 0.993 150 0.995 160 0.889 170 0.791
180 0.782 190 0.78 200 0.72 210 0.722 220 0.867 230 0.972
240 0.973 250 0.853 260 0.728 270 0.73 280 0.784 290 0.765
300 0.778 310 0.891 320 0.989 330 0.99 340 0.895 350 0.757
Additional 
Azimuths

145

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 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
ALFRED E RESNICK PE
Relationship to Applicant (e.g., Consulting Engineer)
CONSULTING ENGINEER
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
03/18/2010
Mailing Address
THE CARL T JONES CORPORATION
7901 YARNWOOD COURT
City
SPRINGFIELD
State or Country (if foreign address)
VA
Zip Code
22153 -2899
Telephone Number (No dashes or parentheses, include area code)
7035697704
E-Mail Address (if available)
ALRESNICK@CTJC.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. ZUCKER
Typed or Printed Title of Person Signing
ASSISTANT SECRETARY
Signature
Date (mm/dd/yyyy)
03/18/2010

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:
ENGINEERING STATEMENT AND SHOWING OF COMPLIANCE WITH 1.1310

ENGINEERING STATEMENT CONTAINING REASONS FOR STA REQUEST, SHOWING OF COMPLIANCE WITH THE COMMISSION'S RULES REGARDING HUMAN EXPOSURE TO RADIOFREQUENCY ENERGY, AND SHOWING THAT THE PROPOSED OPERATION MEETS THE COMMISSION'S RULES REGARDING INTERFERENCE TO EXISTING AND PROPOSED FACILITIES.   

Attachment 21
Description
Engineering Statement and Showing of Compliance with Section 1.1310