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99.5 MHz

New York, NY

WBAI Channel: 258B 99.5 MHz
New York, New York
Service: FS - A full service FM station auxiliary transmitting antenna or application.
Facility ID: 51249
Fac. Service: FM

Status: License
Application Accepted: 08/02/1995
Application Granted: 02/03/1998
File Number: BMLH-19950802KA
License Expires: 00/00/0000
Prefix Type: This is a modification of a license for a commecial FM station
Application Type: Minor Modification

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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: 40-44-54.4 N 73-59-08.5 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 40-44-54.0 N 73-59-10.0 W (Converted to NAD 27)

Effective Radiated Power: 3.3 kW Horiz. ; 2.3 kW Vert.
Antenna Center HAAT: 373 m (1224 ft.)
Antenna Center AMSL: 387 m (1270 ft.)
Antenna Center HAG: 371 m (1217 ft.)

Calculated Site Elevation: 16 m. (52 ft.)
Height Overall*: 443 m (1453 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna
Antenna Make/Model: None
Antenna ID: 0

Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1007048

[ASR Heights Differ from WBAI Application]
Structure Type: B
Registered To:
Structure Address:
350 Fifth Ave
New York City, NY
County Name: New York County
ASR Issued: 01/11/1997
Date Built: 01/01/1931
Site Elevation: 15.5 m (51 ft.)
Structure Height: 381 m (1250 ft.)
Height Overall: 443 m (1453 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 458.5 m (1504 ft.)
FAA Determination: 04/21/1993
FAA Study #: 90-AEA-0601-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1H
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 4, 5, 13
40-44-54.0 N 73-59-09.0 W (NAD 83)
40-44-53.6 N 73-59-10.5 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WBAI(FM) Licensee Information

3729 Cahuenga Blvd. West
Los Angeles, CA 91604
Phone: 510-849-2590
BMLH - 19950802KA Applicant Information

Date: 08/02/1995
Application Certifier
Pacifica Foundation
2390 Champlain Street, N.w.
2nd Fl
Washington, DC 20009
Associated Land Mobile Licenses

(No Records Found)
Associated Microwave Licenses

(No Records Found)

Study Date: 5/18/2022; Study Duration: 0.0717 Seconds.
Database Sources: 5/17/2022 FCC CDBS,
05/17/2022 FCC LMS,
FCC ULS Microwave, and
FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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