By using FCCInfo you agree to the terms & conditions. Read disclaimer Read privacy statement
Cavell, Mertz & Associates, Inc.
A Service of Cavell, Mertz & Associates, Inc.
(855) FCC-INFO
FCCInfo on Google Earth
About Cavell, Mertz & Associates, Inc.

Call Sign:      
Call Sign History
WXXA-TV from 09/01/1981
Channel 8DT
Post-repack Channel 8
Virtual Channel 23

Albany, NY

WXXA-TV Service: DT - Digital TV
Channel: 8 Zone: 1
Albany, New York
Virtual Channel: 23
DTV TSID: 2115
Facility ID: 11970
WXXA-TV License Expires: 07/03/2020

Repacking Information:
  Pre-Repack Channel: 7
  Post-Repack Channel: 8
  Post-Repack ERP: 15 kW
  Phase: 10 Completion Deadline: 7/3/2020
  Upstream/Downstream Dependencies
  Other Linked Stations
  Find nearby TV Facilities

Status: Construction Permit
Application Accepted: 11/02/2017
WXXA-TV License Expires: 07/03/2020
File Number: BLANK-0000034860

FCC Website Links:
  This Application
  Other WXXA-TV Applications
  Including Superseded Applications
  Mailing Address
  Correspondence for WXXA-TV
  Correspondence related to application BLANK-0000034860
  Service Contour - Open Street Map or USGS Map (36 dBu)
  Service Contour - KML / Google Earth (36 dBu)
  Public Inspection Files
  Rabbit Ears Info Search for WXXA-TV

Site Location: 42-37-31.3 N 74-00-36.7 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 42-37-31.0 N 74-00-38.2 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 22 kW
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
HAAT: 437.2 m (1434 ft.)
R/C AGL: 149 m (489 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 691.8 m (2270 ft.)

Site Elevation: 542.8 m. (1781 ft.)
Height Overall*: 152.1 m (499 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: DIELECTRIC THA-04-1H/4UD-1-R-T
Antenna ID: 1001798
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1231728

Structure Type: Registered To:
Capital Region Broadcasters, LLC
Structure Address:
End Of Tower 3 Lane, Off County Road 303 (pinnacle Road), In Albany County, Ny
Altamont, NY
County Name: Albany County
ASR Issued: 08/18/2016
Date Built: 05/31/2002
Site Elevation: 542.8 m (1781 ft.)
Structure Height: 150.9 m (495 ft.)
Height Overall: 152.1 m (499 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 694.9 m (2280 ft.)
FAA Determination: 03/05/2002
FAA Study #: 02-AEA-0030-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1K
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 3, 4, 5, 12
42-37-31.3 N 74-00-36.7 W (NAD 83)
42-37-31.0 N 74-00-38.2 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WXXA-TV Licensee Information

314 Belle Grove Blvd
Lafayette, LA 70503
Phone: 337-280-1288
BLANK-0000034860 Applicant Information

Sheldon H. Galloway
Title: Manager
Date: 11/02/2017
Application Certifier

Wxxa-tv Llc
103 Michelle Circle
Lafayette, LA 70503
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman Llp
1200 Seventeenth Street Nw
Washington, DC 20036

Ryan Wilhour
Kessler And Gehman Associates, Inc.
507 Nw 60th St, Ste D
Gainesville, FL 32607
Consulting Engineer
Associated Land Mobile Licenses

(No Records Found)
Associated Microwave Licenses

(No Records Found)

Study Date: 8/25/2019; Study Duration: 0.6311 Seconds.
Database Sources: 8/23/2019 FCC CDBS,
08/23/2019 FCC LMS,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

© 2019 Cavell Mertz & Associates, Inc.
Manassas, Virginia

Have any questions or concerns? Email us at: