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Call Sign History
Channel 13DT
Virtual Channel 13

Indianapolis, IN

WTHR Service: DT - Digital TV (ATSC3 Station)
Channel: 13 Zone: 1
Indianapolis, Indiana
Nielsen DMA™:  Indianapolis
Network: NBC
Virtual Channel: 13
DTV TSID: 1123
Facility ID: 70162

Repacking Information:
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Status: STA – Special Temporary Authority
Application Accepted: 07/02/2013
WTHR License Expires: 08/01/2021
File Number: BDSTA-20130702ABV
Prefix Type: This is a special temporary authority to operate a digital TV station

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Site Location: 39-55-43.0 N 86-10-55.0 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 39-55-42.9 N 86-10-55.0 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 77 kW
Polarization: Circularly polarized
HAAT: 299 m (981 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: 0.9 degrees
R/C AGL: 299.9 m (984 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 551 m (1808 ft.)

Site Elevation: 251.1 m. (824 ft.)
Height Overall*: 316.8 m (1039 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: RCA Corp. TCL-16A13
Antenna ID: 114315
Polarization: Circularly polarized
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1024109

Structure Type: Registered To:
VideoIndiana, Inc.
Structure Address:
Ditch Rd At W 96th St
Indianapolis, IN
County Name: Hamilton County
ASR Issued: 08/20/2019
Date Built: 01/01/1984
Site Elevation: 251.1 m (824 ft.)
Structure Height: 283.3 m (929 ft.)
Height Overall: 316.8 m (1039 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 567.9 m (1863 ft.)
FAA Determination: 06/15/1984
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1F
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 3, 4, 5, 9
39-55-43.0 N 86-10-55.0 W (NAD 83)
39-55-42.9 N 86-10-55.0 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WTHR(DT) Licensee Information

8350 Broad Street, Suite 2000
Tysons, VA 22102
Phone: 703-873-6606
BDSTA-20130702ABV Applicant Information

Date: 07/02/2013
Application Certifier
1000 North Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Cohen, Dippell And Everist Pc
1420 N Street Nw, Suite One
Washington, DC 20005
Covington & Burling Llp
1201 Pennsylvania Avenue, Nw
Washington, DC 20004

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 BLP00907 Broadcast Auxiliary Low Power
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 KAA915 Broadcast Auxiliary Remote Pickup
 KGY550 Broadcast Auxiliary Remote Pickup
 KZH901 Broadcast Auxiliary Remote Pickup
Associated Microwave Licenses

 KA88876 TV Pickup
 KB55003 TV Pickup
 KW5917 TV Pickup
 KW5918 TV Pickup
 WLF232 2.5 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WLF234 2.5 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WLG940 2.5 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WFW695 7 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WBX223 7 GHz TV Studio Transmitter Link
 WBX224 13 GHz TV Intercity Relay

Study Date: 9/27/2021; Study Duration: 0.0159 Seconds.
Database Sources: 9/25/2021 FCC CDBS,
09/27/2021 FCC LMS,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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