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Call Sign History
WSBK-TV from 11/15/1983
Channel 39DT
Post-repack Channel 21
Virtual Channel 38

Boston, MA

WSBK-TV Service: DT - Digital TV
Channel: 39 Zone: 1
Boston, Massachusetts
Nielsen DMA™:  Boston (Manchester)
Network: My Network
Virtual Channel: 38
DTV TSID: 1367
Facility ID: 73982

Repacking Information:
  Pre-Repack Channel: 39
  Post-Repack Channel: 21
  Post-Repack ERP: 92.2 kW
  Phase: 7 Completion Deadline: 1/17/2020
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Status: STA Special Temporary Authority
Application Accepted: 05/03/2019
WSBK-TV License Expires: 11/13/2019
File Number: BLANK-0000072331

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Site Location: 42-18-10.7 N 71-13-04.9 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 42-18-10.3 N 71-13-06.7 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 128 kW
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
HAAT: 331.4 m (1087 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: 0.5 degrees
R/C AGL: 328.6 m (1078 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 374.6 m (1229 ft.)

Site Elevation: 46 m. (151 ft.)
Height Overall*: 366 m (1201 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: Shivley 2200
Antenna ID: 41474
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1004233

Structure Type: GTOWER
Registered To:
American Towers LLC
Structure Address:
140 Cabot St ( 005760 )
Needham, MA
County Name: Norfolk County
ASR Issued: 07/07/2014
Date Built: 04/19/2005
Site Elevation: 46 m (151 ft.)
Structure Height: 335.6 m (1101 ft.)
Height Overall: 366 m (1201 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 412 m (1352 ft.)
FAA Determination: 06/30/2014
FAA Study #: 2014-ANE-121-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1K
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 3, 4, 5, 12
42-18-10.7 N 71-13-04.9 W (NAD 83)
42-18-10.3 N 71-13-06.7 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WSBK-TV Licensee Information

1725 Desales St Nw
Suite 501
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-457-4505
Limited Liability Company
BLANK-0000072331 Applicant Information

Andrew J Siegel
Title: Assistant Secretary
Date: 05/03/2019
Application Certifier
Cbs Television Licenses Llc
1725 Desales St Nw
Suite 501
Washington, DC 20036
Joseph M. Davis, P.E.
Chesapeake Rf Consultants, Llc
207 Old Dominion Road
Yorktown, VA 23692
Consulting Engineer
Daniel G Ryson
1725 Desales St Nw
Suite 501
Washington, DC 20036
Associated Land Mobile Licenses

 KP3973 Broadcast Auxiliary Remote Pickup
 KPF338 Broadcast Auxiliary Remote Pickup
 WQOP989 Broadcast Auxiliary Low Power
Associated Microwave Licenses

 KC26268 TV Pickup
 WPWI252 13 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WPVT780 18 GHz TV Studio Transmitter Link

Study Date: 7/05/2020; Study Duration: 0.0492 Seconds.
Database Sources: 7/3/2020 FCC CDBS,
07/03/2020 FCC LMS,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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