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Call Sign History
WFXZ-CD from 03/08/2010
WFXZ-CD from 01/29/2003
WFXZ-CD from 09/18/2001
WFXZ-CD from 11/09/2000
WFXZ-CD from 05/03/1999
Channel 5DT
RF spectrum relinquished
in the spectrum auction

Boston, MA

WFXZ-CD Service: DC - Digital Class A Television Station
Channel: 5 Zone:
Boston, Massachusetts
Nielsen DMA™:  Boston (Manchester)
Network: BizTV
DTV TSID: 7019
Facility ID: 64833

Channel Sharing Host: WGBH-TV, Boston, Massachusetts

Repacking Information:
  Channel 24 was relinquished in the spectrum auction

Status: License
Application Accepted: 03/18/2021
License Expires: 04/01/2023
File Number: BLANK-0000140182

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Site Location: 42-18-10.7 N 71-13-04.9 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 42-18-10.3 N 71-13-06.7 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 34 kW
Polarization: Circularly polarized
HAAT: 362.7 m (1190 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: 1.0 degree
R/C AGL: 360.3 m (1182 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 406.3 m (1333 ft.)

Site Elevation: 46 m. (151 ft.)
Height Overall*: 366 m (1201 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: DIELECTRIC TDM-3A5
Antenna ID: 1001428
Polarization: Circularly polarized

Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1004233

Structure Type: GTOWER
Registered To:
American Towers LLC
Structure Address:
140 Cabot St ( 005760 )
Needham, MA
County Name: Norfolk County
ASR Issued: 07/07/2014
Date Built: 04/19/2005
Site Elevation: 46 m (151 ft.)
Structure Height: 335.6 m (1101 ft.)
Height Overall: 366 m (1201 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 412 m (1352 ft.)
FAA Determination: 06/30/2014
FAA Study #: 2014-ANE-121-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1K
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 3, 4, 5, 12
OM&L to remain the same as prior study = PAINT/RED LIGHTS
42-18-10.7 N 71-13-04.9 W (NAD 83)
42-18-10.3 N 71-13-06.7 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WFXZ-CD Licensee Information

1 Guest Street
Boston, MA 02135
Phone: 617-300-4405
BLANK - 0000140182 Applicant Information

Application Certifier

Wgbh Educational Foundation
1 Guest Street
Boston, MA 02135
Ari Meltzer
Wiley Rein Llp
1776 K Street Nw
Washington, DC 20006

Associated Land Mobile Licenses

(No Records Found)
Associated Microwave Licenses

(No Records Found)

Study Date: 3/20/2023; Study Duration: 0.0882 Seconds.
Database Sources: 3/20/2023 FCC CDBS,
03/20/2023 FCC LMS,
3/14/2023 FCC ASR,
3/14/2023 FCC ULS Microwave, and
3/14/2023 FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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