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Call Sign History
WBBM-FM from 06/06/1979
96.3 MHz

Chicago, IL

WBBM-FM Channel: 242B 96.3 MHz
Chicago, Illinois
Service: FS - A full service FM station auxiliary transmitting antenna or application.
Facility ID: 9613
Fac. Service: FM Analog & Digital

Status: License
Application Accepted: 02/18/1992
Application Granted: 08/24/1992
File Number: BLH-19920218KB
WBBM-FM License Expires: 12/01/2020
Prefix Type: This is a license for a commercial FM station
Application Type: License To Cover

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Facility Type: FM STATION
Class: B, A Zone I or I-A station; with 25kW-50kW ERP and a class contour distance 39km-52km

Site Location: 41-52-44.1 N 87-38-10.1 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 41-52-44.0 N 87-38-09.9 W (Converted to NAD 27)

Effective Radiated Power: 1.4 kW
Transmitter Output Power: 3.4 kW
Antenna Center HAAT: 443 m (1453 ft.)
Antenna Center AMSL: 624 m (2047 ft.)
Antenna Center HAG: 443 m (1453 ft.)

Site Elevation: 181 m. (594 ft.)
Height Overall: 521 m (1709 ft.)
Omni-Directional Antenna
Antenna Make/Model: None Harris FMH-1E
Antenna ID: 0
WBBM-FM Licensee Information

2400 Market Street
4th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 610-660-5610
BLH-19920218KB Applicant Information

Date: 02/18/1992
Application Certifier
Infinity Broadcasting Corporation
600 New Hampshire Avenue, Nw
Suite 1200
Washington, DC 20037
Associated Land Mobile Licenses

(No Records Found)
Associated Microwave Licenses

 WQFD682 950 MHz Aural Studio Transmitter Link

Study Date: 9/28/2020; Study Duration: 0.0861 Seconds.
Database Sources: 9/26/2020 FCC CDBS,
09/28/2020 FCC LMS,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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