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WFAA(DT)
Call Sign History
WFAA from 06/12/2009
WFAA-TV from 07/28/1980
WFAA from ???
Channel 8
Virtual Channel 8

Dallas, TX
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Application
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WFAA Service: DT - Digital TV
Channel: 8 Zone: 2
Dallas, Texas
Nielsen DMA™:  Dallas - Ft. Worth
Network: ABC 
Virtual Channel: 8
DTV TSID: 2801
Facility ID: 72054
Fac. Service: DT
WFAA License Expires: 08/01/2022

Repacking Information:
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Status: License
Application Accepted: 01/12/2011
Application Granted: 08/03/2011
WFAA License Expires: 08/01/2022
File Number: BLCDT-20110110AAH
Prefix Type: This is a License for a commercial digital TV station
Application Type: License to Cover

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  Including Superseded Applications
Facility Type: COMMERCIAL DIGITAL TV

Site Location: 32-35-06.0 N 96-58-41.0 W (NAD 27)
Site Location: 32-35-06.5 N 96-58-42.0 W (Converted to NAD 83)

ERP: 55 kW
Polarization: Circularly polarized
Transmitter Output Power: 15.18 kW
HAAT: 510 m
Electrical Beam Tilt: 0.75 degrees
R/C AGL: 457 m R/C AMSL: 703.5 m

Site Elevation: 246.5 m. Height Overall*: 481 m.
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: DIELECTRIC TCL12A8
Antenna ID: 102716 Polarization: Circularly polarized
Antenna Data for Antenna Id: 102716
WFAA DT File: BLCDT-20110110AAH
DIELECTRIC - TCL-12A8
Service: DT
AzimuthRatioAzimuthRatioAzimuthRatioAzimuthRatio
01.000100.987200.956300.924
400.904500.904600.924700.956
800.987901.0001000.9871100.956
1200.9241300.9041400.9041500.924
1600.9561700.9871801.0001900.987
2000.9562100.9242200.9042300.904
2400.9242500.9562600.9872701.000
2800.9872900.9563000.9243100.904
3200.9043300.9243400.9563500.987
Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1011407

Structure Type: Structure Type: TOWER
Registered To:
HILL TOWER CORPORATION DBA = WFAA TV
Structure Address:
1570 Beltline Rd
Cedar Hill, TX
ASR Issued: 02/10/1998
Date Built: 06/03/1998
Site Elevation: 246.5m.
Structure Height: 443m.
Height Overall: 481m.
Overall Height AMSL: 727.5m.
FAA Determination: 09/02/1997
FAA Study #: 97-ASW-0802-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1J
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 4, 9, 13
32-35-06.0 N 96-58-42.0 W (NAD 83)
32-35-05.5 N 96-58-41.0 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WFAA(DT) Licensee Information

WFAA-TV, INC.
Tegna, Inc.
7950 Jones Branch Dr.
Mclean, VA 22107
Phone: 703-873-6606
E-Mail: dbranson@tegna.com
Licensee
BLCDT-20110110AAH Applicant Information

(As of 2011, date of this License Application)
GUY KERR
Title: Secretary
Date: 01/10/2011
Application Certifier
WFAA-TV, INC.
400 South Record Street
Dallas, TX 75202
Phone: 214-977-6606
Applicant
JOHN BURGETT
Wiley Rein Llp
1776 K Street, N.w.
Washington, DC 20006
Phone: 202-719-4239
E-Mail: jburgett@wileyrein.com
Contact Representative
WAYNE KUBE
400 S. Record Street
Dallas, TX 75202
Phone: 214-977-6261
E-Mail: wkube@belo.com
Title: Director/technology Broadcast Systems
Date: 01/10/2011
Certifying Engineer
Associated Land Mobile Licenses


 BLP01347 Broadcast Auxiliary Low Power
 KAG226 Broadcast Auxiliary Remote Pickup
 KAL920 Broadcast Auxiliary Remote Pickup
 KZ2564 Broadcast Auxiliary Remote Pickup
 WZZ710 Broadcast Auxiliary Remote Pickup
Associated Microwave Licenses


 KA59090 TV Pickup
 WGV719 7 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WLF216 7 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WPQP686 7 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WQFW368 7 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 KKX20 7 GHz TV Studio Transmitter Link
 WBX246 13 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WGI220 13 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WLL263 13 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WMU794 13 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WPJF274 13 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WPQP223 13 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WQNI262 13 GHz TV Intercity Relay

Study Date: 1/19/2018; Study Duration: 0.0761 Seconds.
Database Sources: 1/18/2018 FCC CDBS,
1/16/2018 FCC ASR,
1/16/2018 FCC ULS Microwave, and
1/16/2018 FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.


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