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Call Sign:      
WABM(DT)
Call Sign History
WABM from 01/28/1991
WCAJ from 10/13/1983
Channel 20DT
Post-repack Channel 20
Virtual Channel 68

Birmingham, AL
License
CP
Application
Allocation





WABM Service: DT - Digital TV
Channel: 20 Zone: 2
Birmingham, Alabama
Nielsen DMA™:  Birmingham (Ann And Tusc)
Network: My Network
Virtual Channel: 68
DTV TSID: 57
Facility ID: 16820

Repacking Information:
  Pre-Repack Channel: 36
  Post-Repack Channel: 20
  Post-Repack ERP: 626 kW
  Phase: 5 Completion Deadline: 9/11/2019
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Status: STA
Application Accepted: 08/27/2019
WABM License Expires: 03/02/2020
File Number: BLANK-0000080641

FCC Website Links:
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Site Location: 33-29-04.8 N 86-48-25.2 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 33-29-04.4 N 86-48-25.2 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 102.6 kW
Polarization: Elliptically polarized
HAAT: 277.4 m (910 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: 1.05 degrees
R/C AGL: 182.9 m (600 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 471.5 m (1547 ft.)

Site Elevation: 288.6 m. (947 ft.)
Height Overall*: 335.9 m (1102 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: Dielectric TFU-8WB/VP-R C160
Antenna ID: 1005468
Polarization: Elliptically polarized
Antenna Data for Antenna Id: 1005468
WABM DT File: BLANK-0000080641
Dielectric - TFU-8WB/VP-R C160
Service: DT
Standard Pattern: N
Pattern and Field Values Include a 180° Clockwise Rotation
AzimuthRatioAzimuthRatioAzimuthRatioAzimuthRatio
00.695100.653200.545300.437
350.417400.433500.544600.681
700.789800.858900.9011000.936
1100.9681200.9921300.9951400.972
1500.9271600.8741700.8321800.817
1900.8322000.8742100.9282200.974
2300.9982341.0002400.9962500.973
2600.9402700.9042800.8592900.789
3000.6813100.5443200.4333250.417
3300.4373400.5453500.653
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1226663

Structure Type: GTOWER
Registered To:
American Towers LLC
Structure Address:
2371 Golden Crest Drive (023660)
Birmingham, AL
County Name: Jefferson County
ASR Issued: 05/31/2013
Date Built: 07/23/2002
Site Elevation: 288.6 m (947 ft.)
Structure Height: 291.4 m (956 ft.)
Height Overall: 335.9 m (1102 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 624.5 m (2049 ft.)
FAA Determination: 05/15/2013
FAA Study #: 2013-ASO-3274-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1K
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 4, 9, 12
33-29-04.8 N 86-48-25.2 W (NAD 83)
33-29-04.4 N 86-48-25.2 W
(Converted to NAD 27)



American Tower Corporation
23660 - BIRMINGHAM AL5

WABM(DT) Licensee Information

BIRMINGHAM (WABM-TV) LICENSEE, INC.
10706 Beaver Dam Road
Cockeysville, MD 21030
Phone: 410-568-1500
Limited Liability Company
BLANK-0000080641 Applicant Information

Lucy Rutishauser
Title: Cfo
Date: 08/27/2019
Application Certifier
BIRMINGHAM (WABM-TV) LICENSEE, INC.
Birmingham (wabm-tv) Licensee, Inc.
10706 Beaver Dam Road
Cockeysville, MD 21030
Applicant
John E Hidle, P.E
Carl T. Jones Corporation
7901 Yarnwood Court
Springfield, VA 22153-2827
Consulting Engineer
Paul A. Cicelski
Lerman Senter Pllc
2001 L Street, Nw
Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036
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Study Date: 2/28/2020; Study Duration: 0.26 Seconds.
Database Sources: 2/28/2020 FCC CDBS,
02/28/2020 FCC LMS,
FCC ASR,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.



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