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Call Sign History
WDCA from 02/26/1993
WDCA-TV from 06/26/1981
Channel 36DT
RF spectrum relinquished
in the spectrum auction

Virtual Channel 20

Washington, DC

WDCA Service: DT - Digital TV
Channel: 36 Zone: 1
Washington, District of Columbia
Nielsen DMA™:  Washington DC (Hagrstwn)
Network: MNT
Virtual Channel: 20
Facility ID: 51567

Channel Sharing Host: WTTG, Washington, District of Columbia

Repacking Information:
  Channel 35 was relinquished in the spectrum auction

Status: License
Application Accepted: 06/23/2021
License Expires: 10/01/2020
File Number: BLANK-0000150754

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Site Location: 38-57-49.9 N 77-06-17.2 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 38-57-49.5 N 77-06-18.3 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 1000 kW
Polarization: Elliptically polarized
HAAT: 235 m (771 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: 0.5 degrees
R/C AGL: 236.2 m (775 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 309.4 m (1015 ft.)

Site Elevation: 73.2 m. (240 ft.)
Height Overall*: 246.6 m (809 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: DIELECTRIC TFU-32ETT/VP-R O6
Antenna ID: 85295
Polarization: Elliptically polarized

Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1035708

Structure Type: TOWER
Registered To:
Pinnacle Towers LLC
Structure Address:
5202b River Rd
Bethesda, MD
County Name: Montgomery County
ASR Issued: 05/06/2016
Date Built: 12/27/1965
Site Elevation: 73.2 m (240 ft.)
Structure Height: 227.1 m (745 ft.)
Height Overall: 246.6 m (809 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 319.8 m (1049 ft.)
FAA Determination: 01/25/2012
FAA Study #: 2011-AEA-4561-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1J
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 4, 7, 13
OM&L to remain the same as prior study = 24-HR HI-STROBES
38-57-49.9 N 77-06-17.2 W (NAD 83)
38-57-49.5 N 77-06-18.3 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WDCA(DT) Licensee Information

101 Constitution Avenue, Nw
Suite 200 West
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: 202-824-6503
Limited Liability Company
BLANK - 0000150754 Applicant Information

Application Certifier

Fox Television Stations, Llc
400 N. Capitol Street, Nw
Suite 890
Washington, DC 20001
Joseph M. Di Scipio
Fox Television Stations, Llc
400 North Capitol Street, Nw
Suite 890
Washington, DC 20001
Senior Vice President Legal and FCC Compliance
Associated Land Mobile Licenses

(No Records Found)
Associated Microwave Licenses

(No Records Found)

Study Date: 6/30/2022; Study Duration: 0.0568 Seconds.
Database Sources: 6/29/2022 FCC CDBS,
06/29/2022 FCC LMS,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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