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WBPH-TV
Call Sign History
WBPH-TV from 03/24/1988
Channel 9DT
Virtual Channel 60

Bethlehem, PA
License
CP
Application
Allocation
STA





WBPH-TV Service: DX - Digital TV Auxiliary Transmitting Antenna
Channel: 9 Zone: 1
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Nielsen DMA™:  Philadelphia
Network: Independent
Virtual Channel: 60
DTV TSID: 2453
Facility ID: 60850

Channel Sharing Guests: WPPT, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
                                       WLVT-TV, Allentown, Pennsylvania
                                       WFMZ-TV, Allentown, Pennsylvania

Repacking Information:
  No changes


Status: License
Application Accepted: 07/16/2018
WBPH-TV License Expires: 08/01/2023
File Number: BLANK-0000058316

FCC Website Links:
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  This Application
  Other WBPH-TV Applications
  Including Superseded Applications
  Mailing Address
  Correspondence for WBPH-TV
  Correspondence related to application BLANK-0000058316
  Service Contour - Open Street Map or USGS Map (36 dBu)
  Service Contour - KML / Google Earth (36 dBu)
  Public Inspection Files
  Rabbit Ears Info Search for WBPH-TV

Site Location: 40-34-01.9 N 75-26-03.5 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 40-34-01.5 N 75-26-04.8 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 80.6 kW
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
HAAT: 302 m (991 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: 0.75 degrees
R/C AGL: 146.9 m (482 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 452.3 m (1484 ft.)

Site Elevation: 305.4 m. (1002 ft.)
Height Overall*: 154.2 m (506 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: Propagation System Inc PSIVLP6BPHEC-9
Antenna ID: 104583
Polarization: Horizontally polarized

Associated Facilities
W17DU-D Ch. 17 Wilkes-barre, Pennsylvania
Antenna Data for Antenna Id: 104583
WBPH-TV DX File: BLANK-0000058316
Propagation System Inc - PSIVLP6BPHEC-9
Service: DX
Standard Pattern: Y
Pattern and Field Values Include a 30° Clockwise Rotation
AzimuthRatioAzimuthRatioAzimuthRatioAzimuthRatio
00.952100.981200.997301.000
401.000501.000601.000701.000
801.000901.0001001.0001101.000
1201.0001301.0001401.0001501.000
1600.9971700.9811800.9521900.910
2000.8552100.7912200.7452300.701
2400.6822500.6802600.6932700.700
2800.6932900.6803000.6823100.701
3200.7453300.7933400.8553500.910
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1026545

[ASR Heights Differ from WBPH-TV Application]
Structure Type: GTOWER
Registered To:
American Towers LLC
Structure Address:
720 E Rock Rd (006700)
Allentown, PA
County Name: Lehigh County
ASR Issued: 08/03/2020
Date Built: 06/13/2005
Site Elevation: 304.2 m (998 ft.)
Structure Height: 140.5 m (461 ft.)
Height Overall: 155.8 m (511 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 460 m (1509 ft.)
FAA Determination: 07/29/2020
FAA Study #: 2020-AEA-7201-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1L
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 4, 8, 12
40-34-01.9 N 75-26-03.5 W (NAD 83)
40-34-01.5 N 75-26-04.8 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WBPH-TV Licensee Information

SONSHINE FAMILY TELEVISION CORP.
813 N. Fenwick Street
Allentown, PA 18109
Phone: 610-351-8259
Not-for-Profit
BLANK-0000058316 Applicant Information

Margaret Huber
Title: President
Date: 07/16/2018
Application Certifier
SONSHINE FAMILY TELEVISION CORP.
Sonshine Family Television Corp.
813 N. Fenwick Street
Allentown, PA 18109
Applicant
Joseph C. Chautin, III
Hardy, Carey, Chautin & Balkin, Lp
1080 West Causeway Approach
Mandeville, LA 70448
Attorney
LARRY WILL
Larry H. Will, P.e.
1055 Powderhorn Drive
Glen Mills, PA 19342
CONSULTING ENGINEER
Associated Land Mobile Licenses


(No Records Found)
Associated Microwave Licenses


 WQCY944 18 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WQCY946 18 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WQLX399 18 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WQLX408 18 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WQCY942 18 GHz TV Studio Transmitter Link
 WQCZ568 18 GHz TV Studio Transmitter Link
 WQLX410 18 GHz TV Studio Transmitter Link
 WQLX411 18 GHz TV Studio Transmitter Link

Study Date: 9/24/2021; Study Duration: 0.342 Seconds.
Database Sources: 9/24/2021 FCC CDBS,
09/24/2021 FCC LMS,
FCC ASR,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.



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