FAQ: Enhancements and Changes
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|FAQ: Can the FCC waive minimum distance spacing requirements for a full-power station on the same channel or first adjacent channel?
|FAQ: Why should a second-adjacent short-spaced LPFM proposal be as close as possible to the second-adjacent channel station(s)? That seems highly illogical. I thought it was, the further, the better.
|FAQ: If my location is within 16 km of the coast or a foreign country, are there any tricks I can do to reduce my HAAT and increase my ERP?
|FAQ: If the geographic coordinates on the permit/license are incorrect or if I need to make a very short move of the tower site, do I still need a Construction Permit?
|FAQ: With the collapse of the big radio telescope at Arecibo, do we still have to get coordination on Puerto Rico applications?
|FAQ: Can we start building the station/tower even though the construction permit has not yet been granted?
|FAQ: Should I use the "vacant channels" feature at radio-locator.com to find available channels for LPFM?
|I just learned that there is a "Table of Allotments" petition filed with the FCC which could impact our LPFM station. What can be done?
|FAQ: The FCC requires AM towers to be fenced in. What are the rules regarding fencing for LPFM (or other FM) towers?
|FAQ: Can broker fees or commissions be included in the sale price of an LPFM station assignment?
|FAQ: Must LPFM stations give public notice of the filing of applications with the FCC?
|FAQ: Our station recently filed an application and I just received an "FCC Activity Report" by email. What do I need to do?
|FAQ: How can an LPFM station get a power increase?
|FAQ: When can I move a station more than 11.2 km away?
|FAQ: How far can I move an LPFM station?
|FAQ: How do I extend a construction permit (CP)?
|FAQ: I am already granted with a second adjacent waiver but now I need to make a change on Form 318 for the same channel. Since I have already received a second-adjacent channel waiver for a particular station, do I have to submit a new waiver request?
|FAQ: How can I get a translator for an LPFM station?
|FAQ: How can I get STL or RPU frequencies assigned (coordinated)?
|FAQ: If two stations are currently in a time share agreement and another channel becomes available that is properly spaced, can one of the two stations ask for a move to the other channel claiming eliminating the time share will "reduce inteference"?
|FAQ: What does it mean (on fccdata.org or on the FCC website) when an application is "superseded"?
|FAQ: Can the FCC grant a waiver of the Local Community Radio Act?
|FAQ: Can a translator carrying an LPFM station have a power higher than the LPFM station itself?