FCC Form 601 – FCC Application for Wireless Telecommunications Bureau Radio Service Authorization is the current vehicle for applying, modifying, renewing or amending Fixed Microwave licenses—for both point-to-point and point-to-multipoint systems.
The relevant portion of Form 601 to Aviat Networks customers is Schedule I – Technical Data Schedule for the Fixed Microwave and Microwave Broadcast Auxiliary Services (Parts 101 and 74).
For the most part, Schedule I requires input of the same technical parameters as its predecessors. The technical data is entered on Supplements 1 – 3 on Schedule I.
Effective April 1998 with FCC ET Docket 97-94, certain classifications of non-broadcast transmitters such as Part 101 point-to-point microwave were no longer registered with the FCC. Part 101 microwave products fall under the “Verification” procedure. Consequently, FCC IDs do not apply to Part 101 products.
The technical data input form supplements begin on page 19, with pages 19–22 containing customer-supplied non-technical data:
The technical data relevant to Aviat Networks products is entered on the last page (Page 23 of the PDF form) of Schedule I in Supplement 4.
This data is provided in the form titled Frequency Data and is made up of the following product-specific technical parameters:
The EIRP must be provided from the link calculations provided by the frequency coordinator or system design engineer.