Lockheed Martin Corporation

1523-EX-ST-2020

Status: Pending


2020-10-02
Application Form:
OET Special Temporary Authority Report
FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION
APPLICATION FOR SPECIAL TEMPORARY AUTHORITY

Applicant Name
Name of Applicant:  Lockheed Martin Corporation

Address
Attention: Ryan N. Terry
Street Address: 2121 Crystal Drive, Suite 100
P.O. Box:
City: Arlington
State: VA
Zip Code: 22202
Country:
E-Mail Address: [email protected]

Best Contact
Give the following information of person who can best handle inquiries pertaining to this application:  
Last Name: Terry
First Name: Ryan
Title: Director, Regulatory Licensing & Policy
Phone Number: 703-413-5747

Explanation
Please explain in the area below why an STA is necessary:
Applicant requests STA to participate in the Aerial Dragnet Phase 3 Final Demonstration, conducted within a very tight area of Arlington, VA. The operations will be conducted from the rooftop of 1801 North Lynn Street. The subject operations are intended for short-term duration. This event will include the demonstration of static and UAS-deployed sensors in an Area of Regard (AOR) that covers a 0.8 km radius. The aircraft will be operated by Civil Air Patrol and have been coordinated with CONR–1AF (AFNORTH).

Purpose of Operation
Please explain the purpose of operation:  Applicant will be testing UAS sensor capabilities. Operations will be conducted at an altitude not to exceed 400 feet. As part of its sensor package, Applicant will deploy multiple C-Band radars operating at 5.2-6.0 GHz using a custom NLFM waveform with 60 MHz bandwidth with 50 MHz channel separation centered at frequencies within the 5.2-6.0 GHz band. The event organizer (DARPA) has submitted the necessary requests for airspace authorization to the Federal Aviation Administration.

Information
Callsign: WR9XEJ
Class of Station: FX MO
Nature of Service: Experimental

Requested Period of Operation
Operation Start Date: 11/05/2020
Operation End Date: 11/27/2020

Manufacturer
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
Lockheed Martin Corporation Experimental 12 Yes

Certification
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): Ryan Neels Terry
Title of Applicant (if any): Director, Regulatory Licensing & Policy
Date: 2020-10-02 00:00:00.0

Station Location
City State Latitude Longitude Mobile Radius of Operation
Arlington Virginia North  38  53  47 West  77  4  14 Arlington, VA 0.80
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 5250.00000000-5600.00000000 MHz MO 3.000000 W 100.000000 W P 60M0W9W NLFM
Action Frequency Station Class Output Power/ERP Mean Peak Frequency Tolerance (+/-) Emission Designator Modulating Signal
New 5250.00000000-5600.00000000 MHz FX 3.000000 W 100.000000 W P 60M0W9W NLFM
Action Frequency Station Class Output Power/ERP Mean Peak Frequency Tolerance (+/-) Emission Designator Modulating Signal
New 5650.00000000-6000.00000000 MHz FX 3.000000 W 100.000000 W P 60M0W9W NLFM
Action Frequency Station Class Output Power/ERP Mean Peak Frequency Tolerance (+/-) Emission Designator Modulating Signal
New 5650.00000000-6000.00000000 MHz MO 3.000000 W 100.000000 W P 60M0W9W NLFM

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