Applicant Name
Name of Applicant:  Raytheon Network Centric systems

Attention: John F. Adams
Street Address: 2620 Flagstone Court
P.O. Box:
City: Shelby
State: NC
Zip Code: 28152
E-Mail Address: john.adams@raytheon.com

Best Contact
Give the following information of person who can best handle inquiries pertaining to this application:  
Last Name: Adams
First Name: John
Title: NCS Spectrum Manager
Phone Number: 803-318-0021

Please explain in the area below why an STA is necessary:
To provide systems that combine innovative features such as Raytheon's RayMANET waveform, MIMO and MANET networking. This combination yields unmatched capability, performance, and long term reliability to exceed warfighter expectations for battlefield connectivity.

Purpose of Operation
Please explain the purpose of operation:  Testing Raytheon Network Centric Systems (NCS) has been developing the Aurora and WIPN radios for U.S. Military customers. The Aurora and WIPN radios provide a Mobile Adhoc Network (MANET) data network capability able to provide effective throughput up to 11Mbps. Raytheon will use conduct experiments and demonstrations of evolving capability for increase network functionality for the warfighter.

Callsign: WE9XQZ
Class of Station: FX MO
Nature of Service: Experimental

Requested Period of Operation
Operation Start Date: 02/07/2011
Operation End Date: 08/07/2011

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
Raytheon WIPN Radio 3 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): John F. Adams
Title of Applicant (if any): NCS Spectrum Manager
Date: 2011-01-17 00:00:00.0

Station Location
City State Latitude Longitude Mobile Radius of Operation
Fort Wayne Indiana North  41  7  12 West  85  10  15 20.00
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?   No
(a) Overall height above ground to tip of antenna in meters:  
(b) Elevation of ground at antenna site above mean sea level in meters:  
(c) Distance to nearest aircraft landing area in kilometers:  
(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:
Action Frequency Station Class Output Power/ERP Mean Peak Frequency Tolerance (+/-) Emission Designator Modulating Signal
New 420.00000000-450.00000000 MHz MO 7.000000 W 7.000000 W M 1M20G2D
Action Frequency Station Class Output Power/ERP Mean Peak Frequency Tolerance (+/-) Emission Designator Modulating Signal
New 420.00000000-450.00000000 MHz FX 7.000000 W 7.000000 W M 1M20G2D