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Call Sign:      
Call Sign History
KDFO from 06/20/2008
KBKO-FM from 02/15/2008
KDFO-FM from 07/23/2001
KDFO from 03/24/2000
KSMJ from 07/01/1998
KKDJ-FM from 07/01/1998
KKDJ from 08/22/1997
KDNO from ???
98.5 MHz

Delano, CA

KDFO Channel: 253B1 98.5 MHz
Delano, California
Service: FM - A full-service FM station or application.
Facility ID: 64607
Fac. Service: FM
KDFO License Expires: 12/01/2021

Status: License
Application Accepted: 09/16/1997
Application Granted: 07/08/1999
File Number: BLH-19970916KD
KDFO License Expires: 12/01/2021
Prefix Type: This is a license for a commercial FM station
Application Type: License to Cover
FCC Website Links:
  This Application
  Other KDFO Applications
  Including Superseded Applications
  Mailing Address
  Correspondence for KDFO
  Correspondence related to application BLH-19970916KD
  Service Contour - Open Street Map or USGS Map (57 dBu)
  Service Contour - KML / Google Earth (57 dBu)
  Public Inspection Files
  History Cards for KDFO
Facility Type: FM STATION
Class: B1, A Zone I or I-A station; with 6kW-25kW ERP and a class contour distance 28km-39km

Site Location: 35-30-53.0 N 119-03-41.0 W (NAD 27)
Site Location: 35-30-52.8 N 119-03-44.4 W (Converted to NAD 83)
Effective Radiated Power: 8 kW
Antenna Center HAAT: 177 m (581 ft.)
Antenna Center AMSL: 384 m (1260 ft.)
Antenna Center HAG: 128 m (420 ft.)

Calculated Site Elevation: 256 m. (840 ft.)
Height Overall*: 138 m (453 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna
Antenna Make/Model: None
Antenna ID: 0
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1014968

Structure Type: GTOWER
Registered To:
Vertical Bridge CC FM, LLC
Structure Address:
1.5 Km E Of St Rt 65 And 9.5 Km N
Oildale, CA
County Name: Kern County
ASR Issued: 03/26/2018
Date Built: 09/01/1986
Site Elevation: 256 m (840 ft.)
Structure Height: 137.9 m (452 ft.)
Height Overall: 138.1 m (453 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 394.1 m (1293 ft.)
FAA Determination: 03/07/2018
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1L
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 4, 8, 12
35-30-52.3 N 119-03-44.2 W (NAD 83)
35-30-52.5 N 119-03-40.8 W
(Converted to NAD 27)

Vertical Bridge
US-CA-5008 - BAK-008-FM

KDFO(FM) Licensee Information

7136 S. Yale Avenue
Suite 501
Tulsa, OK 74136
Phone: 918-664-4581
BLH-19970916KD Applicant Information

(As of 1997, date of this License Application)
C/o Arter & Hadden
1801 K St, Nw, Ste. 400k
Washington, DC 20006
Associated Land Mobile Licenses

(No Records Found)
Associated Microwave Licenses

 KMV30 950 MHz Aural Studio Transmitter Link

Study Date: 8/18/2019; Study Duration: 0.0853 Seconds.
Database Sources: 8/15/2019 FCC CDBS,
08/16/2019 FCC LMS,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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