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Call Sign History
WRSP-TV from 11/24/1982
Channel 16DT
Post-repack Channel 16
Virtual Channel 55

Springfield, IL

WRSP-TV Service: DT - Digital TV
Channel: 16 Zone: 1
Springfield, Illinois
Nielsen DMA™:  Champaign & Sprngfld - Decatur
Network: FO X
Virtual Channel: 55
DTV TSID: 1075
Facility ID: 62009

Repacking Information:
  Pre-Repack Channel: 44
  Post-Repack Channel: 16
  Post-Repack ERP: 185 kW
  Phase: 9 Completion Deadline: 5/1/2020
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Status: License
Application Accepted: 07/08/2020
WRSP-TV License Expires: 12/01/2021
File Number: BLANK-0000117317

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Site Location: 39-48-15.0 N 89-27-40.0 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 39-48-14.8 N 89-27-39.7 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 360 kW
Polarization: Elliptically polarized
HAAT: 436 m (1430 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: 1.0 degree
R/C AGL: 432.2 m (1418 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 612 m (2008 ft.)

Site Elevation: 179.8 m. (590 ft.)
Height Overall*: 444.5 m (1458 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: Dielectric TFU-26GTH/VP-R O6 DC
Antenna ID: 1006438
Polarization: Elliptically polarized
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1008823

Structure Type: TOWER
Registered To:
Structure Address:
3.8 Mi W
Mechanicsburg, IL
County Name: Sangamon County
ASR Issued: 03/03/1997
Date Built: 10/20/1986
Site Elevation: 179.8 m (590 ft.)
Structure Height: 423.1 m (1388 ft.)
Height Overall: 444.5 m (1458 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 624.3 m (2048 ft.)
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 1, 3, 10, 19, 21
39-48-15.0 N 89-27-40.0 W (NAD 83)
39-48-14.8 N 89-27-39.7 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WRSP-TV Licensee Information

400 Main Street
Suite 200f
Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
Phone: 843-342-4405
Limited Liability Company
BLANK-0000117317 Applicant Information

Richard Gorman
Title: President And Ceo
Date: 07/08/2020
Application Certifier
Gocom Media Of Illinois, Llc
400 Main Street
Suite 200f
Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
Paul A. Cicelski, Esq
Lerman Senter Pllc
2001 L Street Nw
Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036

John E. Hidle, PE
Carl T. Jones Corporation
7901 Yarnwood Court
Springfield, VA 22153
Consulting Engineer
Daniel Kirkpatrick, Esq
Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, Plc
1300 North 17th Street
11th Floor
Arlington, VA 22209
FCC Counsel
Associated Land Mobile Licenses

(No Records Found)
Associated Microwave Licenses

 WPYT379 7 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WHY492 7 GHz TV Studio Transmitter Link
 WQWG249 7 GHz TV Studio Transmitter Link
 WQWG795 18 GHz TV Studio Transmitter Link

Study Date: 7/23/2021; Study Duration: 0.2382 Seconds.
Database Sources: 7/23/2021 FCC CDBS,
07/23/2021 FCC LMS,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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