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Call Sign History
WOTV from 06/12/1992
WUHQ-TV from 11/30/1978
Channel 17DT
Post-repack Channel 17
Virtual Channel 41

Battle Creek, MI

WOTV Service: DT - Digital TV
Channel: 17 Zone: 1
Battle Creek, Michigan
Nielsen DMA™:  Grand Rapids - Kalmzoo - B.crk
Network: ABC
Virtual Channel: 41
DTV TSID: 1465
Facility ID: 10212

Repacking Information:
  Pre-Repack Channel: 20
  Post-Repack Channel: 17
  Post-Repack ERP: 237 kW
  Phase: 6 Completion Deadline: 10/18/2019
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Status: STA
Application Accepted: 10/03/2019
WOTV License Expires: 04/03/2020
File Number: BLANK-0000083868

FCC Website Links:
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  This Application
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  Including Superseded Applications
  Mailing Address
  Correspondence for WOTV
  Correspondence related to application BLANK-0000083868
  Service Contour - Open Street Map or USGS Map (41 dBu)
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Site Location: 42-34-15.5 N 85-28-08.9 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 42-34-15.4 N 85-28-08.9 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 423 kW
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
HAAT: 260.2 m (854 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: 0.55 degrees
R/C AGL: 216.7 m (711 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 517.5 m (1698 ft.)

Site Elevation: 300.8 m. (987 ft.)
Height Overall*: 294.7 m (967 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: Dielectric TFU-16WB-R C160
Antenna ID: 1005637
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
Antenna Data for Antenna Id: 1005637
WOTV DT File: BLANK-0000083868
Dielectric - TFU-16WB-R C160
Service: DT
Standard Pattern: N
Pattern and Field Values Include a 70° Clockwise Rotation
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1005400

Structure Type: GTOWER
Registered To:
Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.
Structure Address:
Cor Of Mullen & Norris Rd
Orangeville Township, MI
County Name: Barry County
ASR Issued: 11/08/2017
Date Built: 10/18/2017
Site Elevation: 300.8 m (987 ft.)
Structure Height: 276.6 m (907 ft.)
Height Overall: 294.7 m (967 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 595.5 m (1954 ft.)
FAA Determination: 10/17/2017
FAA Study #: 2017-AGL-16360-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1L
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 3, 4, 5, 12
42-34-15.5 N 85-28-08.9 W (NAD 83)
42-34-15.4 N 85-28-08.9 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WOTV(DT) Licensee Information

545 E. John Carpenter Freeway
Suite 700
Irving, TX 75062
Phone: 972-373-8800
BLANK-0000083868 Applicant Information

Elizabeth Ryder
Title: General Counsel
Date: 10/03/2019
Application Certifier

Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.
545 E. John Carpenter Freeway
Suite 700
Irving, TX 75062
William T. Godfrey, Jr
Kessler And Gehman Associates, Inc.
Kessler And Gehman Associates, Inc.
507-d Nw 60th Street
Gainesville, FL 32607
Consulting Engineers
Elizabeth Ryder
Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.
545 E. John Carpenter Freeway
Suite 700
Irving, TX 75062
General Counsel
Associated Land Mobile Licenses

(No Records Found)
Associated Microwave Licenses

 WLE638 7 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WLE623 7 GHz TV Studio Transmitter Link
 WPXH691 13 GHz TV Intercity Relay

Study Date: 1/21/2020; Study Duration: 4.2615 Seconds.
Database Sources: 1/21/2020 FCC CDBS,
01/21/2020 FCC LMS,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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