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Call Sign:      
Call Sign History
WFFP-TV from 03/06/2015
WTLU from 04/11/2014
WEFC-TV from 11/30/2011
WDRL-TV from 01/20/1997
WDRG from 12/27/1993
WPAJ from 12/27/1993
WDRG from 01/10/1994
Channel 18DT
RF spectrum relinquished
in the spectrum auction

Virtual Channel 24

Danville, VA

WZBJ Service: DT - Digital TV
Channel: 18 Zone: 2
Danville, Virginia
Nielsen DMA™:  Roanoke - Lynchburg
Network: MyNetwork
Virtual Channel: 24
DTV TSID: 3023
Facility ID: 15507

Channel Sharing Host: WDBJ, Roanoke, Virginia,

Repacking Information:
  Channel 24 was relinquished in the spectrum auction

Status: License
Application Accepted: 06/21/2018
WZBJ License Expires: 10/01/2020
File Number: BLANK-0000055347

FCC Website Links:
  LMS Facility Details
  This Application
  Other WZBJ Applications
  Including Superseded Applications
  Mailing Address
  Correspondence for WZBJ
  Correspondence related to application BLANK-0000055347
  Service Contour - Open Street Map or USGS Map (41 dBu)
  Service Contour - KML / Google Earth (41 dBu)
  Public Inspection Files
  Rabbit Ears Info Search for WZBJ

Site Location: 37-11-42.0 N 80-09-22.0 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 37-11-41.5 N 80-09-22.9 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 675 kW
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
HAAT: 606 m (1988 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: 1.0 degree
R/C AGL: 38 m (125 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 1184 m (3885 ft.)

Site Elevation: 1146 m. (3760 ft.)
Height Overall*: 45.3 m (149 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: DIELECTRIC TFU-18GTH-R O4
Antenna ID: 1002619
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1024378

Structure Type: TOWER
Registered To:
Gray Television Group, Inc.
Structure Address:
8187 Honeysuckle Lane
Roanoke, VA
County Name: Roanoke County
ASR Issued: 02/29/2016
Date Built: 06/01/1965
Site Elevation: 1146 m (3760 ft.)
Structure Height: 23.5 m (77 ft.)
Height Overall: 45.3 m (149 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 1191.3 m (3908 ft.)
FAA Determination: 06/09/1997
FAA Study #: 97-AEA-0777-OE
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: NONE
37-11-42.0 N 80-09-22.0 W (NAD 83)
37-11-41.5 N 80-09-22.9 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WZBJ(DT) Licensee Information

4370 Peachtree Road, Ne
Atlanta, GA 30319
Phone: 404-266-8333
Limited Liability Company
BLANK-0000055347 Applicant Information

Randy Smith
Title: Manager
Date: 06/21/2018
Application Certifier
Morning Star Broadcasting, Llc
1971 University Boulevard
Lynchburg, VA 24515
Scott Turpie
Lohnes & Culver Llc
Silver Spring, MD 20918-0881
Sr. Technical Consultant
Timothy G Nelson
Brooks, Pierce Et Al.
150 Fayetteville Street
Suite 1700
Raleigh, NC 27601

Associated Land Mobile Licenses

(No Records Found)
Associated Microwave Licenses

 WQJX398 2 GHz TV Studio Transmitter Link
 WMV740 TV Intercity Relay
 WQCH359 TV Intercity Relay

Study Date: 2/19/2020; Study Duration: 0.3945 Seconds.
Database Sources: 2/19/2020 FCC CDBS,
02/19/2020 FCC LMS,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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