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Call Sign History
WCVE-TV from 06/26/1981
Channel 22DT
Post-repack Channel 22
Virtual Channel 23

Richmond, VA

WCVE-TV Service: DT - Digital TV
Channel: 22 Zone: 1
Richmond, Virginia
Nielsen DMA™:  Richmond - Petersburg
Network: PBS
Virtual Channel: 23
DTV TSID: 3065
Facility ID: 9987

Channel Sharing Guest: WNVT, Spotsylvania, Virginia

Repacking Information:
  Pre-Repack Channel: 42
  Post-Repack Channel: 22
  Post-Repack ERP: 106 kW
  Phase: 8 Completion Deadline: 3/13/2020
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Status: License
Application Accepted: 04/22/2020
WCVE-TV License Expires: 10/01/2020
File Number: BLANK-0000112529

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Site Location: 37-30-45.6 N 77-36-04.8 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 37-30-45.1 N 77-36-05.8 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 310 kW
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
HAAT: 327.3 m (1074 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: 0.5 degrees
R/C AGL: 284.9 m (935 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 394 m (1293 ft.)

Site Elevation: 109.1 m. (358 ft.)
Height Overall*: 374.5 m (1229 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: DIELECTRIC TUD-O5-14/70H-1-B
Antenna ID: 46720
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1018227

Structure Type: GTOWER
Registered To:
SpectraSite Communications, LLC. through American Towers, LLC.
Structure Address:
5 Sesame Street (310418)
Richmond, VA
County Name: Chesterfield County
ASR Issued: 10/22/2013
Date Built: 02/20/2008
Site Elevation: 109.1 m (358 ft.)
Structure Height: 276.7 m (908 ft.)
Height Overall: 374.5 m (1229 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 483.6 m (1587 ft.)
FAA Determination: 09/04/2013
FAA Study #: 2013-AEA-4072-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1J
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 4, 7, 13
37-30-45.6 N 77-36-04.8 W (NAD 83)
37-30-45.1 N 77-36-05.8 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WCVE-TV Licensee Information

23 Sesame Street
Richmond, VA 23235
Phone: 804-320-1301
BLANK-0000112529 Applicant Information

Mark Spiller
Title: Vp For Engineering/digital Operations
Date: 04/22/2020
Application Certifier
Commonwealth Public Broadcasting
Vpm Media Corporation
23 Sesame Street
Richmond, VA 23235
Joseph M. Davis, P.E.
Chesapeake Rf Consultants, Llc
207 Old Dominion Road
Yorktown, VA 23692
Consulting Engineer
Ari Meltzer
Wiley Rein Llp
1776 K Street, Nw
Washington, DC 20006

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Study Date: 2/25/2021; Study Duration: 0.1675 Seconds.
Database Sources: 2/25/2021 FCC CDBS,
02/25/2021 FCC LMS,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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