Goto Section: 73.751 | 73.754 | Table of Contents

FCC 73.753
Revised as of December 4, 2012
Goto Year:2011 | 2013
§  73.753   Antenna systems.

   All international broadcasting stations shall operate with directional
   antennas. Such antennas shall be designed and operated so that the
   radiated power in the maximum lobe toward the specific zone or area of
   reception intended to be served shall be at least 10 times the average
   power from the antenna in the horizontal plane. Radiation in all other
   directions shall be suppressed to the maximum extent technically
   feasible. In order to eliminate or mitigate harmful interference, the
   direction of the maximum lobe may be adjusted upon approval of the

   (Secs. 4, 5, 303, 48 Stat., as amended, 1066, 1068, 1082 (47 U.S.C.
   154, 155, 303))

   [ 38 FR 18895 , July 16, 1973, as amended at  44 FR 65765 , Nov. 15, 1979]

   return arrow Back to Top

Goto Section: 73.751 | 73.754

Goto Year: 2011 | 2013
CiteFind - See documents on FCC website that cite this rule

Want to support this service?

Report errors in this rule. Since these rules are converted to HTML by machine, it's possible errors have been made. Please help us improve these rules by clicking the Report FCC Rule Errors link to report an error.
Helping make public information public