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Call Sign History
WHME-TV from 05/15/1979
Channel 36DT
Post-repack Channel 36
Virtual Channel 46

South Bend, IN

WHME-TV Service: DT - Digital TV
Channel: 36 Zone: 1
South Bend, Indiana
Nielsen DMA™:  South Bend - Elkhart
Network: Independent
Virtual Channel: 46
DTV TSID: 1151
Facility ID: 36117

Repacking Information:
  Pre-Repack Channel: 48
  Post-Repack Channel: 36
  Post-Repack ERP: 236 kW
  Phase: 6 Completion Deadline: 10/18/2019
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Status: License
Application Accepted: 10/22/2019
License Expires: 08/01/2021
File Number: BLANK-0000087036

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Site Location: 41-35-43.0 N 86-09-38.0 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 41-35-42.8 N 86-09-38.0 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 260 kW
Polarization: Elliptically polarized
HAAT: 304.3 m (998 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: .75 degrees
R/C AGL: 290.7 m (954 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 549.8 m (1804 ft.)

Site Elevation: 259.1 m. (850 ft.)
Height Overall*: 299.3 m (982 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: Dielectric TFU-29JTH/VP-R O6
Antenna ID: 1002230
Polarization: Elliptically polarized

Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1060842

Structure Type: TOWER
Registered To:
Structure Address:
Intersection Of Fern & Roosevelt Roads
South Bend, IN
County Name: St. Joseph County
ASR Issued: 05/24/2007
Date Built: 06/01/1973
Site Elevation: 259.1 m (850 ft.)
Structure Height: 283.2 m (929 ft.)
Height Overall: 299.3 m (982 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 558.4 m (1832 ft.)
FAA Determination: 06/11/1973
FAA Study #: 73-GL-679-OE
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 1, 3, 7, 16, 21
41-35-43.0 N 86-09-38.0 W (NAD 83)
41-35-42.8 N 86-09-38.0 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WHME-TV Licensee Information

LeSEA Broadcasting of South Bend, Inc.
61300 Ironwood Road
South Bend, IN 46614
Phone: 574-291-8200
BLANK - 0000087036 Applicant Information

Andrew Sumrall
Title: President
Date: 10/22/2019
Application Certifier
LeSEA Broadcasting of South Bend, Inc.
Lesea Broadcasting Of South Bend, Inc.
61300 Ironwood Road
South Bend, IN 46614
Joseph C Chautin, III
Hardy, Carey, Chautin & Balkin, Llp
1080 West Causeway Approach
Mandeville, LA 70471

Wes Hylton
Lesea Broadcasting Of South Bend, Inc.
61300 Ironwood Road
South Bend, IN 46614
Director of Engineering
Associated Land Mobile Licenses

(No Records Found)
Associated Microwave Licenses

 WQGQ667 7 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WAB575 7 GHz TV Studio Transmitter Link

Study Date: 10/04/2022; Study Duration: 0.1001 Seconds.
Database Sources: 10/4/2022 FCC CDBS,
10/04/2022 FCC LMS,
10/4/2022 FCC ASR,
10/4/2022 FCC ULS Microwave, and
10/4/2022 FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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