Originally posted by satpro
In other news WPEC has also filed and provided no exhibits
While it's true there is no exhibit attached to their application, the application itself states the reason for the request for extension: delays in equipment delivery.
Here's their application:http://svartifoss2.fcc.gov/cgi-bin/w...&fac_num=52527
If you look at digital TV CP Extension applications from other stations you'll see a lot of this. In many cases it's a "CYA" thing. The FCC is saying that the majority of the stations that are filing for DTV CP Extensions are estimating that they'll only need a few extra months to get on the air and most won't be needing the extra 2nd or 3rd extensions that were provided by the Congress.
Here is WPTV's application which claims technical and legal delays as reasons that an extension is needed, and features as an exhibit a statement on the history of their efforts to build a much needed new tower and all the lengthy and costly delays that they have faced since 1988:http://svartifoss2.fcc.gov/cgi-bin/w...&fac_num=59443