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§ 17.47 Inspection of antenna structure lights and associated control
The owner of any antenna structure which is registered with the
Commission and has been assigned lighting specifications referenced in
(a)(1) Shall make an observation of the antenna structure's lights at
least once each 24 hours either visually or by observing an automatic
properly maintained indicator designed to register any failure of such
lights, to insure that all such lights are functioning properly as
required; or alternatively,
(2) Shall provide and properly maintain an automatic alarm system
designed to detect any failure of such lights and to provide indication
of such failure to the owner.
(b) Shall inspect at intervals not to exceed 3 months all automatic or
mechanical control devices, indicators, and alarm systems associated
with the antenna structure lighting to insure that such apparatus is
(c) Is exempt from paragraph (b) of this section for any antenna
structure monitored by a system that the Wireless Telecommunications
Bureau has determined includes self-diagnostic features sufficient to
render quarterly inspections unnecessary, upon certification of use of
such system to the Bureau.
[ 61 FR 4363 , Feb. 6, 1996, as amended at 79 FR 56986 , Sept. 24, 2014]
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