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WBPX-TV
Call Sign History
WBPX-TV from 06/15/2009
WBPX from 07/19/1999
WABU from 11/04/1993
WQTV from 03/30/1981
Channel 32DT
(578 - 584 MHz)

Boston, MA
License
CP
Application
Allocation

Archive Record



WBPX-TV Service: DT - Digital TV
Channel: 32 Zone: 1
Boston, Massachusetts
Nielsen DMA™:  Boston (Manchester)
Network: ION 
Archive Record
Virtual Channel: 68
NTSC TSID: 1370
DTV TSID: 1371
Facility ID: 7692
Fac. Service: DT
WBPX-TV License Expires: 04/01/2015

Status: Construction Permit
Application Accepted: 11/26/1999
Application Granted: 02/18/2004
CP Expires: 02/18/2005
WBPX-TV License Expires: 04/01/2015
File Number: BPCDT-19991101AFA
Prefix Type: This is a construction permit for a commercial digital TV station
Application Type: Minor Change to a Licensed Facility

FCC Web Links:
  This Application
  Other WBPX-TV Applications
  Including Superseded Applications
Facility Type: COMMERCIAL DIGITAL TV

Site Location: 42-18-27.0 N 71-13-27.0 W (NAD 27)
Site Location: 42-18-27.4 N 71-13-25.2 W (Converted to NAD 83)

ERP: 300 kW
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
HAAT: 292 m
Electrical Beam Tilt: 0.5 degrees
R/C AGL: 304.8 m R/C AMSL: 335 m

Site Elevation: 30.2 m. Height Overall*: 381 m.
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: None
Antenna ID: 41971 Polarization: Horizontally polarized

Digital Allotment Information:
Analog Facility: Ch. 68
Pre-Transition Digital Facility: Channel: 32
Post-Transition Digital Facility: Channel: 32
Post-Transition Power: 300 kW ERP
Post-Transition Antenna Height: 292 m. HAAT; 335 m. AMSL

Associated Facilities
WMPX-LP Ch. 33 Dennis, Massachusetts
W40BO(TX) Ch. 40 Boston, Massachusetts
Antenna Data for Antenna Id: 41971
WBPX-TV DT File: BPCDT-19991101AFA
DIELECTRIC - TLP-24C (C)
Service: DT
AzimuthRatioAzimuthRatioAzimuthRatioAzimuthRatio
00.414100.472200.549300.630
400.710500.784600.849700.902
800.942900.9701000.9881100.998
1151.0001200.9951300.9831400.961
1500.9281600.8841700.8261800.754
1900.6702000.5872100.5102200.442
2300.3932400.3732500.3902600.428
2700.4692800.5022900.5232970.528
3000.5273100.5123200.4843300.448
3400.4133500.393
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1004623

[ASR Heights Differ from WBPX-TV Application]
Structure Type: Structure Type: TOWER
Registered To:
American Towers, LLC
Structure Address:
1165 Chestnut St ( 001028 )
Newton, MA
ASR Issued: 01/15/2013
Date Built: 10/28/2004
Site Elevation: 28.6m.
Structure Height: 358.7m.
Height Overall: 381.9m.
Overall Height AMSL: 410.5m.
FAA Determination: 11/12/2009
FAA Study #: 2009-ANE-881-OE
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 1, 3, 9, 18, 21
42-18-27.8 N 71-13-24.9 W (NAD 83)
42-18-27.4 N 71-13-26.7 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WBPX-TV Licensee Information

ION MEDIA BOSTON LICENSE, INC.
601 Clearwater Park Road
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Phone: 561-682-4206
E-Mail: billwatson@ionmedia.com
Licensee
BPCDT-19991101AFA Applicant Information

(As of 1999, date of this CP Application)
WILLIAM L. WATSON
Title: Secretary
Date: 08/09/2001
Application Certifier
JONATHAN N. EDWARDS
201 Fletcher Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34237
Phone: 941-329-6000
E-Mail: jon@dlr.com
Title: Technical Consultant
Date: 07/31/2001
Certifying Engineer
SCOTT S. PATRICK
Dow, Lohnes & Albertson, Pllc
Phone: 202-776-2000
Contact Representative
PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.
601 Clearwater Park Road
West Palm Beach, FL 33401-6233
Phone: 561-682-4131
E-Mail: loriclosson@paxson.com
Applicant
Associated Land Mobile Licenses


(No Records Found)
Associated Microwave Licenses


(No Records Found)

Study Date: 10/21/2014; Study Duration: 0.0915 Seconds.
Database Sources: 10/21/2014 FCC CDBS,
10/21/2014 FCC ASR,
10/21/2014 FCC ULS Microwave, and
10/21/2014 FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.


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