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Call Sign:      
WCVB-TV
Call Sign History
Channel 33DT
Post-repack Channel 33
Virtual Channel 5

Boston, MA
License
CP
Application
Allocation





WCVB-TV Service: DT - Digital TV
Channel: 33 Zone: 1
Boston, Massachusetts
Nielsen DMA™:  Boston (Manchester)
Network: ABC, ME-TV
Virtual Channel: 5
DTV TSID: 1361
Facility ID: 65684

Repacking Information:
  Pre-Repack Channel: 20
  Post-Repack Channel: 33
  Post-Repack ERP: 831 kW
  Phase: 4 Completion Deadline: 8/2/2019
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Status: STA
Application Accepted: 08/19/2019
WCVB-TV License Expires: 01/27/2020
File Number: BLANK-0000080451

FCC Website Links:
  LMS Facility Details
  This Application
  Other WCVB-TV Applications
  Including Superseded Applications
  Mailing Address
  Correspondence for WCVB-TV
  Correspondence related to application BLANK-0000080451
  Service Contour - Open Street Map or USGS Map (41 dBu)
  Service Contour - KML / Google Earth (41 dBu)
  Public Inspection Files
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Site Location: 42-18-37.0 N 71-14-12.0 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 42-18-36.6 N 71-14-13.8 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 350 kW
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
HAAT: 332.8 m (1092 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: 0.5 degrees
R/C AGL: 329.8 m (1082 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 376.4 m (1235 ft.)

Site Elevation: 46.6 m. (153 ft.)
Height Overall*: 395.1 m (1296 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: DIELECTRIC TFU-24WB C160H
Antenna ID: 1005419
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
Antenna Data for Antenna Id: 1005419
WCVB-TV DT File: BLANK-0000080451
DIELECTRIC - TFU-24WB C160H
Service: DT
Standard Pattern: N
Pattern and Field Values Include a 90° Clockwise Rotation
AzimuthRatioAzimuthRatioAzimuthRatioAzimuthRatio
00.875100.922200.966300.992
330.994400.986500.946600.886
700.828800.789900.7761000.789
1100.8281200.8871300.9491400.991
1471.0001500.9981600.9721700.926
1800.8761900.8252000.7582100.657
2200.5152300.3682400.3312500.439
2600.5602700.6082800.5602900.438
3000.3293100.3673200.5153300.659
3400.7613500.826
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1003433

Structure Type: TOWER
Registered To:
American Towers LLC
Structure Address:
350 Cedar St
Needham, MA
County Name: Norfolk County
ASR Issued: 09/25/2018
Date Built: 01/01/1957
Site Elevation: 46.6 m (153 ft.)
Structure Height: 363.4 m (1192 ft.)
Height Overall: 395.1 m (1296 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 441.7 m (1449 ft.)
FAA Determination: 09/04/1998
FAA Study #: 97-ANE-316-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1J
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 3, 4, 5, 13
42-18-37.0 N 71-14-12.0 W (NAD 83)
42-18-36.6 N 71-14-13.8 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WCVB-TV Licensee Information

Hearst Stations Inc.
Raleigh, NC 27602
Phone: 919-839-0300
Corporation
BLANK-0000080451 Applicant Information

Jordan M. Wertlieb
Title: President
Date: 08/19/2019
Application Certifier
Hearst Stations Inc.
Hearst Stations Inc.
Raleigh, NC 27602
Applicant
Joseph M. Davis, P.E.
Chesapeake Rf Consultants, Llc
207 Old Dominion Road
Yorktown, VA 23692
Consulting Engineer
Stephen Hartzell
Brooks, Pierce Et Al.
150 Fayetteville Street
Suite 1700
Raleigh, NC 27601

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 WPYE535 7 GHz TV Intercity Relay
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 WBS374 13 GHz TV Intercity Relay
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Study Date: 4/08/2020; Study Duration: 0.2708 Seconds.
Database Sources: 4/8/2020 FCC CDBS,
04/08/2020 FCC LMS,
FCC ASR,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.



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