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Call Sign History
WSES from 03/11/2015
WCFT-TV from 09/18/1978
Channel 36DT
Post-repack Channel 36
Virtual Channel 33

Tuscaloosa, AL

WSES Service: DT - Digital TV (ATSC3 Station)
Channel: 36 Zone: 2
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Nielsen DMA™:  Birmingham (Ann And Tusc)
Network: Heroes and Icons, Decades TV, Start TV
Virtual Channel: 33
Facility ID: 21258

Repacking Information:
  Pre-Repack Channel: 33
  Post-Repack Channel: 36
  Post-Repack ERP: 319 kW
  Phase: 5 Completion Deadline: 9/11/2019
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Status: License
Application Accepted: 05/24/2022
License Expires: 04/01/2021
File Number: BLANK-0000191494

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Site Location: 33-28-48.0 N 87-25-50.0 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 33-28-47.6 N 87-25-50.0 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 800 kW
Polarization: Elliptically polarized
HAAT: 660.8 m (2168 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: 1.0 degree
R/C AGL: 598.8 m (1965 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 793.9 m (2605 ft.)

Site Elevation: 195.1 m. (640 ft.)
Height Overall*: 609.6 m (2000 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: Dielectric TFU-36ETT/VP-R O6
Antenna ID: 1005991
Polarization: Elliptically polarized

Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1033524

Structure Type: TOWER
Registered To:
TV Alabama, Incorporated
Structure Address:
From Tuscaloosa Hwy 69 N 17 Mi E On Goodwater Rd 8 Mi
Windham Springs, AL
County Name: Tuscaloosa County
ASR Issued: 01/11/2017
Date Built: 09/19/1996
Site Elevation: 195.1 m (640 ft.)
Structure Height: 588.3 m (1930 ft.)
Height Overall: 609.6 m (2000 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 804.7 m (2640 ft.)
FAA Determination: 05/17/1996
FAA Study #: 96-ASO-1401-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1J
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 4, 7, 13
33-28-48.0 N 87-25-50.0 W (NAD 83)
33-28-47.6 N 87-25-50.0 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WSES(DT) Licensee Information

201 Massachusetts Avenue, Ne
Suite C-1
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: 202-546-5400
Limited Liability Company
BLANK - 0000191494 Applicant Information

Title: Managing Member
Date: 05/24/2022
Application Certifier

Hsh Birmingham (wses & Wgww) License, Llc
201 Massachusetts Avenue, Ne
Suite C-1
Washington, DC 20002
Paul A. Cicelski, Esq
Lerman Senter Pllc
2001 L Street Nw
Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036

Colby M. May, Esq
Colby M. May, Esq., P.c.
Po Box 15473
Washington, DC 20003
Associated Land Mobile Licenses

(No Records Found)
Associated Microwave Licenses

 WPNB895 7 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WPNB896 7 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WPNB902 7 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WPNB904 7 GHz TV Intercity Relay

Study Date: 11/28/2022; Study Duration: 0.1095 Seconds.
Database Sources: 11/28/2022 FCC CDBS,
11/28/2022 FCC LMS,
11/22/2022 FCC ASR,
11/22/2022 FCC ULS Microwave, and
11/22/2022 FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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