Goto Section: 5.73 | 5.79 | Table of Contents
Revised as of September 1, 2021
Goto Year:2020 |
§ 5.77 Change in equipment and emission characteristics.
(a) The licensee of a conventional, broadcast, or Spectrum Horizons
experimental radio station may make any changes in equipment that are
deemed desirable or necessary provided:
(1) That the operating frequency is not permitted to deviate more than
the allowed tolerance;
(2) That the emissions are not permitted outside the authorized band;
(3) That the ERP (or EIRP) and antenna complies with the license and
the regulations governing the same; and
(b) For conventional or Spectrum Horizons experimental radio stations,
the changes permitted in paragraph (a) of this section may be made
without prior authorization from the Commission provided that the
licensee supplements its application file with a description of such
change. If the licensee wants these emission changes to become a
permanent part of the license, an application for modification must be
(c) Prior authorization from the Commission is required before the
following antenna changes may be made at a station at a fixed location:
(1) Any change that will either increase the height of a structure
supporting the radiating portion of the antenna or decrease the height
of a lighted antenna structure.
(2) Any change in the location of an antenna when such relocation
involves a change in the geographic coordinates of latitude or
longitude by one second or more, or when such relocation involves a
change in street address.
[ 78 FR 25162 , Apr. 29, 2013, as amended at 84 FR 25690 , June 4, 2019]
Goto Section: 5.73 | 5.79
Goto Year: 2020 |
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