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Call Sign History
WPVI-TV from 06/08/1981
Channel 6DT
Virtual Channel 6

Philadelphia, PA

WPVI-TV Service: DT - Digital TV
Channel: 6 Zone: 1
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Nielsen DMA™:  Philadelphia
Network: ABC, Inc.
Virtual Channel: 6
DTV TSID: 2489
Facility ID: 8616

Repacking Information:
  No changes

Status: Application
Application Accepted: 11/28/2017
WPVI-TV License Expires: 08/01/2007
File Number: BLANK-0000035671

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  This Application
  Other WPVI-TV Applications
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  Mailing Address
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Site Location: 40-02-39.0 N 75-14-25.0 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 40-02-38.6 N 75-14-26.4 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 56 kW
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
HAAT: 332 m (1089 ft.)
R/C AGL: 327.5 m (1074 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 404.4 m (1327 ft.)

Site Elevation: 76.9 m. (252 ft.)
Height Overall*: 340.2 m (1116 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: RCA Corp. TF-6BH
Antenna ID: 1002641
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1023152

Structure Type: TOWER
Registered To:
Structure Address:
Foot Of Culp St
Philadelphia, PA
County Name: Philadelphia County
ASR Issued: 12/16/2000
Date Built: 01/01/1957
Site Elevation: 76.9 m (252 ft.)
Structure Height: 339.2 m (1113 ft.)
Height Overall: 340.2 m (1116 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 417.1 m (1368 ft.)
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 1, 3, 8, 17, 21
40-02-39.0 N 75-14-25.0 W (NAD 83)
40-02-38.6 N 75-14-26.4 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WPVI-TV Licensee Information

WPVI Television (Philadelphia), LLC
77 W. 66th Street
Floor 16
New York, NY 10023
Phone: 212-456-7777
Limited Liability Company
BLANK-0000035671 Applicant Information

John W Zucker
Title: Assistant Secretary
Date: 11/28/2017
Application Certifier
Abc, Inc.
77 W 66th St Fl 16
New York, NY 10023
Susan Fox
The Walt Disney Company
425 3rd Street Sw
Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20024

John E Hidle, P.E.
Carl T. Jones Corporation
7901 Yarnwood Court
Springfield, VA 22153
Consulting Engineer
Grace Kavadoy
Abc, Inc.
77 W 66th St., 16th Fl.
New York, NY 10023

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Study Date: 12/03/2021; Study Duration: 0.3935 Seconds.
Database Sources: 12/1/2021 FCC CDBS,
12/02/2021 FCC LMS,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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