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Call Sign History
WGMB-TV from 06/25/2009
WGMB from 12/25/1990
WPFT from 09/21/1990
DWPFT from 07/05/1990
Channel 24DT
Post-repack Channel 24
Virtual Channel 44

Baton Rouge, LA

WGMB-TV Service: DT - Digital TV
Channel: 24 Zone: 3
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Nielsen DMA™:  Baton Rouge
Network: FOX
Virtual Channel: 44
DTV TSID: 1299
Facility ID: 12520

Repacking Information:
  Pre-Repack Channel: 45
  Post-Repack Channel: 24
  Post-Repack ERP: 654 kW
  Phase: 8 Completion Deadline: 3/13/2020
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Status: License
Application Accepted: 05/12/2020
WGMB-TV License Expires: 06/01/2021
File Number: BLANK-0000113571

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  Mailing Address
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  Service Contour - Open Street Map or USGS Map (41 dBu)
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  Public Inspection Files
  Rabbit Ears Info Search for WGMB-TV

Site Location: 30-19-34.6 N 91-16-36.1 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 30-19-33.9 N 91-16-35.7 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 665 kW
Polarization: Elliptically polarized
HAAT: 422.6 m (1386 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: 0.90 degrees
R/C AGL: 423 m (1388 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 426.7 m (1400 ft.)

Site Elevation: 3.7 m. (12 ft.)
Height Overall*: 529.4 m (1737 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: Dielectric TFU-30JSC/VP-R C200
Antenna ID: 1006791
Polarization: Elliptically polarized
Antenna Data for Antenna Id: 1006791
WGMB-TV DT File: BLANK-0000113571
Dielectric - TFU-30JSC/VP-R C200
Service: DT
Standard Pattern: N
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1022810

Structure Type: TOWER
Registered To:
Pinnacle Towers LLC
Structure Address:
1.9 Mi W Of St Hwy 1 On Hwy 1148
Addis, LA
County Name: West Baton Rouge Parish
ASR Issued: 05/06/2016
Date Built: 01/01/1986
Site Elevation: 3.7 m (12 ft.)
Structure Height: 511.1 m (1677 ft.)
Height Overall: 529.4 m (1737 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 533.1 m (1749 ft.)
FAA Determination: 07/11/2008
FAA Study #: 2008-ASW-4853-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1K
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 4, 7, 12
30-19-34.6 N 91-16-36.1 W (NAD 83)
30-19-33.9 N 91-16-35.7 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WGMB-TV Licensee Information

Nexstar Media Inc.
545 E. John Carpenter Freeway
Suite 700
Irving, TX 75062
Phone: 972-373-8800
BLANK-0000113571 Applicant Information

Elizabeth Ryder
Title: General Counsel
Date: 05/12/2020
Application Certifier

Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.
545 E. John Carpenter Freeway
Suite 700
Irving, TX 75062
William T Godfrey, Jr
Kessler And Gehman Associates, Inc.
Kessler And Gehman Associates, Inc.
507-d Nw 60th Street
Gainesville, FL 32607-2055
Consulting Engineers
Elizabeth Ryder
Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.
545 E John Carpenter Freeway
Suite 700
Irving, TX 75062
General Counsel
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Study Date: 10/19/2021; Study Duration: 0.6288 Seconds.
Database Sources: 10/19/2021 FCC CDBS,
10/19/2021 FCC LMS,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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