Goto Section: 73.813 | 73.825 | Table of Contents
Revised as of December 4, 2012
Goto Year:2011 |
§ 73.816 Antennas.
(a) Permittees and licensees may employ nondirectional antennas with
horizontal only polarization, vertical only polarization, circular
polarization or elliptical polarization.
(b) Directional antennas will not be authorized and may not be utilized
in the LPFM service, except as provided in paragraph (c) of this
(c) Public safety and transportation permittees and licensees, eligible
pursuant to § 73.853(a)(ii), may utilize directional antennas in
connection with the operation of a Travelers' Information Service (TIS)
provided each LPFM TIS station utilizes only a single antenna with
standard pattern characteristics that are predetermined by the
manufacturer. In no event may composite antennas ( i.e. , antennas that
consist of multiple stacked and/or phased discrete transmitting
antennas) and/or transmitters be employed.
(d) LPFM TIS stations will be authorized as nondirectional stations.
The use of a directional antenna as provided for in paragraph (c) of
this section will not be considered in the determination of compliance
with any requirements of this part.
[ 65 FR 67303 , Nov. 9, 2000]
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Goto Section: 73.813 | 73.825
Goto Year: 2011 |
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