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WBUR-FM
BOSTON MA US
FULL-SERVICE FM
Channel 215 (90.9 MHz)
THE TRUSTEES OF BOSTON UNIVERSITY
890 COMMONWEALTH AVENUE
BOSTON MA 02115
6173530909
Facility ID: 68241 (HD Radio hybrid)
Licensed
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Application ID: 1763759
FRN: 0009861303
Channel: 215B (90.9)
Domestic Status:License
NAD27 Coordinates: 42 18' 36.65" N 71 14' 13.80" W
NAD83 Coordinates: 42 18' 37.00" N 71 14' 12.00" W
Antenna Structure Registration Number: 1003433
Border Zone: Located 302 km from Canada.
REC measured distance to Canada: 303.1 km - bearing355.5
Elevation: 46.9 m AMSL
Transmitter Power Output: 13.7kW
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Effective Radiated Power 8.6 kW 8.6 kW
Maximum Effective Radiated Power: 0 kW 0 kW
Radiation center above average terrain 357.8m 357.8m
Radiation center-height above ground: 353.7m 353.7m
Radiation center-above mean sea level: 400.6m 400.6m
Maximum HAAT: 385m
Overall antenna height above ground: 395.1m
Directional Antenna
Antenna System ID: 124226
Antenna Rotation: 0
Rad Field dB ERP Rad Field dB ERP Rad Field dB ERP Rad Field dB ERP
01.0000.0 8.600 901.0000.0 8.600 1800.659-3.6 3.735 2701.0000.0 8.600
101.0000.0 8.600 1001.0000.0 8.600 1900.830-1.6 5.925 2801.0000.0 8.600
201.0000.0 8.600 1101.0000.0 8.600 2000.895-1.0 6.889 2900.867-1.2 6.465
301.0000.0 8.600 1201.0000.0 8.600 2100.712-3.0 4.360 3000.691-3.2 4.106
401.0000.0 8.600 1301.0000.0 8.600 2200.593-4.5 3.024 3100.794-2.0 5.422
501.0000.0 8.600 1400.796-2.0 5.449 2300.578-4.8 2.873 3200.979-0.2 8.243
601.0000.0 8.600 1500.633-4.0 3.446 2400.634-4.0 3.457 3300.821-1.7 5.797
701.0000.0 8.600 1600.509-5.9 2.228 2500.798-2.0 5.477 3400.835-1.6 5.996
801.0000.0 8.600 1700.530-5.5 2.416 2601.0000.0 8.600 3501.0000.0 8.600
Antenna Sections (bays): 1
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BPED-20160331ADI Granted 04/26/2016
BLED-20050812AGN Granted 09/06/2005
BLED-20050812AGN Superceded 09/01/2005
BMPED-20031119AEW Granted 03/23/2004
BPED-19910617ID Granted 10/09/2002
BPED-19910617ID Superceded 10/07/2002
BLED-19870518KC Granted 12/17/1987
BMPED-19860714IC Granted 04/21/1987
BMPED-19860513JE Granted 04/20/1987
BMPED-19850912JH Granted 11/18/1985
BROADCAST AUXILIARY/REMOTE PICK-UP/STL
WLL480948.0000765 COMMONWEALTH AVE
CALL SIGN HISTORY
WBUR -
WBUR-FM - 03/10/1997
Where this call sign has been:
03/10/1997 on 1240 in WEST YARMOUTH MA - now WBAS
02/01/2014 on 1120 in CORAL SPRINGS FL - now DWBUR
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APPLICATION HISTORY
  BRED-19801201VM Renewal Granted 03/30/1981
  BRED-19831201BZ Renewal Granted 03/16/1984
Public Notice Details BPED-19840215AO Replace Expired CP Granted 10/11/1984
  BMPED-19850912JH CP Extension Granted 11/18/1985
  BMPED-19860513JE CP Extension Granted 04/20/1987
  BMPED-19860714IC Minor Modify CP Granted 04/21/1987
  BLED-19870518KC License to Cover Granted 12/17/1987
  BRED-19901203XN Renewal Granted 06/06/1991
  BALED-19920224HO Assign License Granted 03/18/1992
  BRED-19971201T9 Renewal Granted 03/27/1998
BOA-20011203 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 12/04/2001
  BPED-19910617ID Minor Modification Granted 10/09/2002
  BMPED-20031119AEW Minor Modify CP Granted 03/23/2004
BOA-20031208 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 12/09/2003
  BDNED-20050217ABX Digital Notification Accepted for Filing 03/30/2005
  -20050812ARB Program Test Authority Granted 09/07/2005
  BLED-20050812AGN License to Cover Granted 09/06/2005
  BXMLED-20051007ABU Modify License-Aux Granted 10/21/2005
  -20051007ACY Program Test Authority Granted 10/21/2005
  BRED-20051123AKT Renewal Granted 09/27/2006
BOA-20071129 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 11/30/2007
BOA-20091201 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 12/02/2009
BOA-20111201 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 12/05/2011
Transaction log data BRED-20131202BEH Renewal Granted 10/10/2014
BOA-20131202 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 12/03/2013
BOA-20151201 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 12/02/2015
Transaction log data BPED-20160331ADI Minor Modification Granted 04/26/2016
Transaction log data -20170802AFJ Program Test Authority Granted 08/09/2017
Transaction log data BLED-20170802AEJ License to Cover Granted 08/09/2017
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IMPORTED LETTERS
 Incoming letter or scanned document 03/04/2013
 History card 01/01/1980
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