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Call Sign:      
Call Sign History
KNME-TV from 07/16/1980
Channel 35DT
Virtual Channel 5

Albuquerque, NM

KNME-TV Service: DT - Digital TV
Channel: 35 Zone: 2
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Nielsen DMA™:  Albuquerque - Santa Fe
Network: PBS
Virtual Channel: 5
DTV TSID: 2031
Facility ID: 55528

Repacking Information:
  No changes

Status: License
Application Accepted: 02/18/2003
KNME-TV License Expires: 10/01/2022
File Number: BLEDT-20030218BNH
Prefix Type: This is a license for a noncommercial educational digital TV station

FCC Website Links:
  LMS Facility Details
  This Application
  Other KNME-TV Applications
  Including Superseded Applications
  Mailing Address
  Correspondence for KNME-TV
  Correspondence related to application BLEDT-20030218BNH
  Service Contour - Open Street Map or USGS Map (41 dBu)
  Service Contour - KML / Google Earth (41 dBu)
  Public Inspection Files
  History Cards for KNME-TV
  Rabbit Ears Info Search for KNME-TV

Site Location: 35-12-49.8 N 106-27-03.3 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 35-12-49.6 N 106-27-01.2 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 250 kW
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
HAAT: 1287 m (4222 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: 1 degree
R/C AGL: 66.8 m (219 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 3300.8 m (10829 ft.)

Site Elevation: 3234 m. (10610 ft.)
Height Overall*: 86 m (282 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: DIELECTRIC TUD-05-8/4OT
Antenna ID: 42025
Polarization: Horizontally polarized

Associated Facilities
K15FV-D Ch. 15 Red River, New Mexico
K15HC-D Ch. 15 Quemado/pie Town, New Mexico
K15HD-D Ch. 15 Taos, New Mexico
K15JO-D Ch. 15 Chama, New Mexico
K18HR-D Ch. 18 Conchas Dam, New Mexico
K18LC-D Ch. 18 Tecolote, New Mexico
K18LG-D Ch. 18 Shiprock, New Mexico
K19JA-D Ch. 19 Cortez, Colorado
K20CV-D Ch. 20 Raton, New Mexico
K22FN-D Ch. 22 White Oaks, Etc., New Mexico
K22NP-D Ch. 22 Shiprock, New Mexico
K22NT-D Ch. 22 Aztec, New Mexico
K23FE-D Ch. 23 Gallup, New Mexico
K23OO-D Ch. 23 Moon Ranch, New Mexico
K25LJ-D Ch. 25 Tres Piedras, New Mexico
K25QD-D Ch. 25 Tohatchi, New Mexico
K28GF-D Ch. 28 Cimarron, New Mexico
K28GV-D Ch. 28 Tres Piedras, New Mexico
K30FP-D Ch. 30 Santa Rosa, New Mexico
K31EO-D Ch. 31 Mora, New Mexico
K31FX Ch. 31 Pie Town & Quemado, New Mexico
K31HB-D Ch. 31 Gallina, New Mexico
K31JR-D Ch. 31 Thoreau, New Mexico
K31OX-D Ch. 31 Ramah, New Mexico
K33BN-D Ch. 33 Picuris Pueblo, New Mexico
K33FK-D Ch. 33 Angel Fire, New Mexico
K33FL-D Ch. 33 Las Vegas, New Mexico
K33GA-D Ch. 33 Grants, Milan, New Mexico
K33GC-D Ch. 33 Capulin, Etc., New Mexico
K33OE-D Ch. 33 Penasco, New Mexico
K33PG-D Ch. 33 Socorro, New Mexico
K33QC-D Ch. 33 Window Rock, Arizona
K33QD-D Ch. 33 Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico
K34FQ-D Ch. 34 Roy, New Mexico
K34HF-D Ch. 34 Cuba, New Mexico
K36FQ-D Ch. 36 Wagon Mound, New Mexico
K36PP-D Ch. 36 Farmington, Etc., New Mexico
K43AI-D Ch. 31 Farmington, New Mexico
K49IL-D Ch. 49 Tecolote, New Mexico
K49KF-D Ch. 49 Los Alamos/espanola, New Mexico
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1225205

[ASR Heights Differ from KNME-TV Application]
Structure Type: LTOWER
Registered To:
SpectraSite Communications, LLC. through American Towers, LLC.
Structure Address:
701 Sandia Crest Road (306762 / Sandia Crest 1)
Albuquerque, NM
County Name: Bernalillo County
ASR Issued: 04/04/2019
Date Built: 08/06/2001
Site Elevation: 3234.5 m (10612 ft.)
Structure Height: 82.6 m (271 ft.)
Height Overall: 86.9 m (285 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 3321.4 m (10897 ft.)
FAA Determination: 03/07/2013
FAA Study #: 2013-ASW-73-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1K
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 3, 4, 5, 12
35-12-49.8 N 106-27-03.3 W (NAD 83)
35-12-49.6 N 106-27-01.2 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
KNME-TV Licensee Information

1130 University Blvd., N.e.
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Phone: 505-277-2121
Government Entity
BLEDT-20030218BNH Applicant Information

Date: 02/18/2003
Application Certifier
1130 University Blvd., N.e.
Albuquerque, NM 87102-1798
1130 University Blvd. Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87102-1798
Dow, Lohnes & Albertson, Pllc
1200 New Hampshire Ave., Nw
Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036-6802

Associated Land Mobile Licenses

(No Records Found)
Associated Microwave Licenses

 KE4602 TV Pickup
 WLE510 2 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 KHF47 7 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WCT682 7 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WCT683 7 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WCT684 7 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 KOG34 7 GHz TV Studio Transmitter Link
 WCT677 13 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WCT681 13 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WQGM469 TV Translator Relay

Study Date: 4/02/2020; Study Duration: 0.2321 Seconds.
Database Sources: 3/28/2020 FCC CDBS,
04/02/2020 FCC LMS,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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