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Call Sign:      
WBBM-TV
Call Sign History
WBBM-TV from 08/28/1979
Channel 12DT
Virtual Channel 2

Chicago, IL
License
CP
Application
Allocation





WBBM-TV Service: DT - Digital TV
Channel: 12 Zone: 1
Chicago, Illinois
Virtual Channel: 2
DTV TSID: 999
Facility ID: 9617

Repacking Information:
  No changes


Status: License
Application Accepted: 06/12/2009
WBBM-TV License Expires: 12/01/2021
File Number: BLCDT-20090612ADR
Prefix Type: This is a License for a commercial digital TV station

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Site Location: 41-52-44.0 N 87-38-08.0 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 41-52-43.9 N 87-38-07.8 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 8 kW
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
HAAT: 497 m (1631 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: 1 degree
R/C AGL: 498.6 m (1636 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 680 m (2231 ft.)

Site Elevation: 181.4 m. (595 ft.)
Height Overall*: 521.1 m (1710 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: Harris TAD-5H
Antenna ID: 85715
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1032960

[ASR Heights Differ from WBBM-TV Application]
Structure Type: BMAST
Registered To:
BRE 312 Broadcast, LLC
Structure Address:
233 South Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL
County Name: Cook County
ASR Issued: 02/03/2019
Date Built: 09/30/2012
Site Elevation: 181.4 m (595 ft.)
Structure Height: 437.5 m (1435 ft.)
Height Overall: 524.9 m (1722 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 706.3 m (2317 ft.)
FAA Determination: 07/09/2012
FAA Study #: 2012-AGL-4496-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1K
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 4, 7, 12
41-52-44.0 N 87-38-08.0 W (NAD 83)
41-52-43.9 N 87-38-07.8 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WBBM-TV Licensee Information

CBS BROADCASTING INC.
1725 Desales St. Nw
Suite 501
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-457-4505
BLCDT-20090612ADR Applicant Information

HOWARD JAECKEL
Date: 06/12/2009
Application Certifier
CBS BROADCASTING INC.
Ste 350
2175 K Street Nw
Washington, DC 20037
Applicant
EDWIN L. NASS
2175 K Street Nw
Suite 350
Washington, DC 20037
DIRECTOR OF SPECTRUM MANAGEMENT CBS
CBS BROADCASTING INC.
Cbs Broadcasting Inc.
Ste 350
2175 K Street Nw
Washington, DC 20037

Associated Land Mobile Licenses


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 WQNN319 Broadcast Auxiliary Low Power
Associated Microwave Licenses


 KB55028 TV Pickup
 KB55976 TV Pickup
 WBM670 13 GHz TV Studio Transmitter Link
 WAY643 18 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WHG416 18 GHz TV Intercity Relay

Study Date: 12/13/2019; Study Duration: 8.2475 Seconds.
Database Sources: 12/13/2019 FCC CDBS,
12/13/2019 FCC LMS,
FCC ASR,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.



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