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Call Sign History
WGME-TV from 12/15/1983
WGME-TV from 01/29/1981
Channel 15DT
Post-repack Channel 15
Virtual Channel 13

Portland, ME

WGME-TV Service: DT - Digital TV
Channel: 15 Zone: 1
Portland, Maine
Nielsen DMA™:  Portland - Auburn
Network: CBS
Virtual Channel: 13
DTV TSID: 1449
Facility ID: 25683

Repacking Information:
  Pre-Repack Channel: 38
  Post-Repack Channel: 15
  Post-Repack ERP: 603 kW
  Phase: 4 Completion Deadline: 8/2/2019
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Status: License
Application Accepted: 08/09/2019
License Expires: 04/01/2023
File Number: BLANK-0000080225

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Site Location: 43-55-29.0 N 70-29-27.0 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 43-55-28.7 N 70-29-28.8 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 1000 kW
Polarization: Elliptically polarized
HAAT: 500 m (1640 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: 0.75 degrees
R/C AGL: 486.4 m (1596 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 615.9 m (2021 ft.)

Site Elevation: 129.5 m. (425 ft.)
Height Overall*: 495.1 m (1624 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: DIELECTRIC TFU-33JTH/VP-R O6
Antenna ID: 1005018
Polarization: Elliptically polarized

Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1024383

Structure Type: TOWER
Registered To:
WGME Licensee, LLC
Structure Address:
Brown Hill, 2.0 Mi Ne
Raymond, ME
County Name: Cumberland County
ASR Issued: 01/11/2017
Date Built: 03/31/1975
Site Elevation: 129.5 m (425 ft.)
Structure Height: 458.2 m (1503 ft.)
Height Overall: 495.1 m (1624 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 624.6 m (2049 ft.)
FAA Determination: 05/16/1997
FAA Study #: 97-ANE-0102-OE
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 1, 3, 10.1, 19.1, 21
43-55-29.0 N 70-29-27.0 W (NAD 83)
43-55-28.7 N 70-29-28.8 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WGME-TV Licensee Information

WGME Licensee, LLC
1200 Seventeenth Street, Nw
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-663-8195
Limited Liability Company
BLANK - 0000080225 Applicant Information

Lucy Rutishauser
Title: Cfo
Date: 08/09/2019
Application Certifier
Wgme Licensee, Llc
10706 Beaver Dam Road
Cockeysville, MD 21030
Paul A. Cicelski, Esq
Lerman Senter Pllc
2001 L St Nw
Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036

John E. Hidle, P.E
Carl T. Jones Corporation
7901 Yarnwood Court
Springfield, VA 22153
Consulting Engineer
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Study Date: 9/28/2023; Study Duration: 0.0933 Seconds.
Database Sources: 9/20/2023 FCC CDBS,
09/28/2023 FCC LMS,
9/26/2023 FCC ASR,
9/26/2023 FCC ULS Microwave, and
9/26/2023 FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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