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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
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: License
Application Accepted: 10/09/2002
WSBK-TV License Expires: 04/01/2023
File Number: BLCDT-20021009AAF
Prefix Type: This is a License for a commercial digital TV station

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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: 135 kW
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
HAAT: 390 m (1280 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: -0.75 degrees
R/C AGL: 387 m (1270 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 434 m (1424 ft.)

Site Elevation: 47 m. (154 ft.)
Height Overall*: 395 m (1296 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: Harris TAD-24UDA-5/60
Antenna ID: 41474
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
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)
WSBK-TV Licensee Information

1725 Desales St Nw
Suite 501
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-457-4505
BLCDT-20021009AAF Applicant Information

Date: 10/09/2002
Application Certifier
Suite 725
2000 K Street Nw
Washington, DC 20006-1809
Suite 725
2000 K Street Nw
Washington, DC 20006-1809

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: 12/06/2019; Study Duration: 9.3998 Seconds.
Database Sources: 12/6/2019 FCC CDBS,
12/06/2019 FCC LMS,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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