Applicant Name
Name of Applicant:  Alion Science & Technology

Street Address: 9086 Junction Drive, Suite 1
P.O. Box:
City: Annapolis Junction
State: MD
Zip Code: 20701
Country: United States
E-Mail Address: craig.reiner@hii-tsd.com

Best Contact
Give the following information of person who can best handle inquiries pertaining to this application:  
Last Name: REINER
First Name: CRAIG
Title: Radio Frequency Engineer SR
Phone Number: 2402955903

Please explain in the area below why an STA is necessary:
This request for an STA is necessary to allow the use of a narrow band aerial CW transmitter in the AWS3 (1755-1780 MHz) band.

Purpose of Operation
Please explain the purpose of operation:  A narrowband aerial CW transmitter will be used to perform air to ground propagation measurements with the focus on environmental clutter. Captured environmental clutter data will be used to update existing AWS3 models.

Callsign: WS9XSF
Class of Station: MO
Nature of Service: Experimental

Requested Period of Operation
Operation Start Date: 07/18/2022
Operation End Date: 01/18/2023

List below transmitting equipment to be installed (if experimental, so state) if additional rows are required, please submit equipment list as an exhibit:  
Manufacturer Model Number No. Of Units Experimental
Atlantic Microwave SG06-840001-S5S 1 No
dbwave PAPA3100800220A 1 No
3H communications LCL 1780-5AA 1 No
MVG SD1800-296 1 No

Neither the applicant nor any other party to the application is subject to a denial of Federal benefits that includes FCC benefits pursuant to Section 5301 of the Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1988, 21 U.S.C. Section 862, because of a conviction for possession or distribution of a controlled substance. The applicant hereby waives any claim to the use of any particular frequency or electromagnetic spectrum as against the regulatory power of the United States because of the prvious use of the same, whether by license or otherwise, and requests authorization in accordance with this application. (See Section 304 of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended.) The applicant acknowledges that all statements made in this application and attached exhibits are considered material representations, and that all the exhibits part hereof and are incorporated herein as if set out in full in this application; undersigned certifies that all statements in this application are true, complete and correct to the best of his/her knowledge and belief and are made in good faith. Applicant certifies that construction of the station would NOT be an action which is likely to have a significant environmental effect. See the Commission's Rules, 47 CFR1.1301-1.1319.
Signature of Applicant (Authorized person filing form): Craig Reiner
Title of Applicant (if any):
Date: 2022-06-21 00:00:00.0

Station Location
City State Latitude Longitude Mobile Radius of Operation
Elkton Maryland North  39  35  59 West  75  51  9 Parks near Elkton,MD 400 FT AGL 100.00
Datum:  NAD 83
Is a directional antenna (other than radar) used?   No
Exhibit submitted:   No
(a) Width of beam in degrees at the half-power point:  
(b) Orientation in horizontal plane:  
(c) Orientation in vertical plane:  
Will the antenna extend more than 6 meters above the ground, or if mounted on an existing building, will it extend more than 6 meters above the building, or will the proposed antenna be mounted on an existing structure other than a building?   Yes
(a) Overall height above ground to tip of antenna in meters:   121.92
(b) Elevation of ground at antenna site above mean sea level in meters:   120.00
(c) Distance to nearest aircraft landing area in kilometers:   8.00
(d) List any natural formations of existing man-made structures (hills, trees, water tanks, towers, etc.) which, in the opinion of the applicant, would tend to shield the antenna from aircraft: The quadcopter is flown based on FAA PART 107 regulations away from nearby aircraft
Action Frequency Station Class Output Power/ERP Mean Peak Frequency Tolerance (+/-) Emission Designator Modulating Signal
Modified 1755.00000000-1780.00000000 MHz MO 1.047100 W 1.584900 W P 0.10000000 % 1K00N0N None