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Call Sign History
WVAN-TV from 03/30/1979
Channel 8DT
Post-repack Channel 8
Virtual Channel 9

Savannah, GA

WVAN-TV Service: DT - Digital TV
Channel: 8 Zone: 2
Savannah, Georgia
Nielsen DMA™:  Savannah
Network: PBS
Virtual Channel: 9
Facility ID: 23947

Repacking Information:
  Pre-Repack Channel: 9
  Post-Repack Channel: 8
  Post-Repack ERP: 20 kW
  Phase: 9 Completion Deadline: 5/1/2020
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Status: License
Application Accepted: 05/11/2020
License Expires: 04/01/2021
File Number: BLANK-0000113482

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Site Location: 32-08-49.0 N 81-37-04.0 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 32-08-48.3 N 81-37-04.6 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 36.5 kW
Polarization: Horizontally polarized
HAAT: 388.5 m (1275 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: 0.5 degrees
R/C AGL: 384.4 m (1261 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 413.4 m (1356 ft.)

Site Elevation: 29 m. (95 ft.)
Height Overall*: 437.4 m (1435 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: DIELECTRIC THA-O4-7H/28HD-1
Antenna ID: 1005231
Polarization: Horizontally polarized

Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1261487

Structure Type: TOWER
Registered To:
Georgia Public Telecommunications Commission
Structure Address:
1.27 Km Nne (18.3 Degrees) Of Pembroke, Ga
Pembroke, GA
County Name: Bryan County
ASR Issued: 02/04/2009
Site Elevation: 29 m (95 ft.)
Structure Height: 417.9 m (1371 ft.)
Height Overall: 437.4 m (1435 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 466.4 m (1530 ft.)
FAA Determination: 12/21/2006
FAA Study #: 2005-ASO-1781-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1K
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 3, 4, 5, 12
32-08-49.0 N 81-37-04.0 W (NAD 83)
32-08-48.3 N 81-37-04.6 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WVAN-TV Licensee Information

260 14th St Nw
Atlanta, GA 30318
Phone: 404-685-2400
Government Entity
BLANK - 0000113482 Applicant Information

Elizabeth Laprade
Title: Cfo
Date: 05/11/2020
Application Certifier
Georgia Public Telecommunications Commission
260 14th St Nw
Atlanta, GA 30318
Derek Teslik
Gray Miller Persh, Llp
2233 Wisconsin Ave Nw Ste 226
Washington, DC 20007

Margaret L. Miller
Gray Miller Persh Llp
2233 Wisconsin Ave., Nw
Suite 226
Washington, DC 20007

Ryan Wilhour
Kessler And Gehman Associates, Inc..
507 Nw 60th Street
Ste D
Gainesville, FL 32607
Consulting Engineer
Associated Land Mobile Licenses

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Associated Microwave Licenses

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Study Date: 12/01/2023; Study Duration: 0.1203 Seconds.
Database Sources: 9/29/2023 FCC CDBS,
12/01/2023 FCC LMS,
11/28/2023 FCC ASR,
11/28/2023 FCC ULS Microwave, and
11/28/2023 FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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