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Broadcasting Decision CRTC 2005-48

  Ottawa, 9 February 2005
  Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
St. John's and Stephenville, Newfoundland and Labrador
  Application 2004-0574-7
Broadcasting Public Notice CRTC 2004-87
15 November 2004

CBN-FM St. John's - New transmitter in Stephenville


The Commission approves the application by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation to amend the broadcasting licence for the radio programming undertaking CBN-FM St. John's, in order to operate a transmitter in Stephenville to rebroadcast the programming of its national English-language network service Radio Two.


The new transmitter will operate at 95.1 MHz (channel 236B) with an effective radiated power of 8,925 watts.


The Commission did not receive any interventions in connection with this application.


The Department of Industry (the Department) has advised the Commission that, while this application is conditionally technically acceptable, it will only issue a broadcasting certificate when it has determined that the proposed technical parameters will not create any unacceptable interference with aeronautical NAV/COM services.


The Commission reminds the licensee that, pursuant to section 22(1) of the Broadcasting Act, this authority will only be effective when the Department notifies the Commission that its technical requirements have been met, and that a broadcasting certificate will be issued.


The transmitter must be operational at the earliest possible date and in any event no later than 24 months from the date of this decision, unless a request for an extension of time is approved by the Commission before 9 February 2007. In order to ensure that such a request is processed in a timely manner, it should be submitted in writing at least 60 days before that date.
  Secretary General
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