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WYCC
CHICAGO IL US
PBS
DIGITAL TV STATION
Channel 47 (Virtual 20)
WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.
5400 NORTH ST. LOUIS AVE
CHICAGO IL 60625
7735095412
Facility ID: 12279
Fully Licensed
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1. L2C 0000053671 GRANTED 05/03/2018
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Record Type: Full Service Television
Application Purpose: License To Cover (New Channel Sharing Agreement)
Channel: 47
Construction Permit Expires: 12/01/2021
Channel Sharing:
Callsign Virtual Community Network Host
WTTW (11) CHICAGO IL PBSY
WYCC (20) CHICAGO IL PBS
SITE # 1
TV Zone: 1
NAD83 Coordinates: 41 52' 44.1" N / 87 38' 10.2" W
NAD27 Coordinates: ' " / 0 0' "
Elevation: 181.4 m AMSL
Antenna Type: AND ATW13H4-HSC1-47S
Antenna Polarization: Horizontal
Effective Radiated Power: 300 kW
Antenna Maximum Power Gain: 12.9 dB
Radiation center-above mean sea level: 646.4m
Radiation Center above average terrain: 465m
Overall antenna height above ground: 527.3m
Directional Antenna
Antenna System ID: 33534
Rad Field dB ERP Rad Field dB ERP Rad Field dB ERP Rad Field dB ERP
00.850-1.4 216.750 900.640-3.9 122.880 1800.830-1.6 206.670 2700.775-2.2 180.188
100.750-2.5 168.750 1000.760-2.4 173.280 1900.795-2.0 189.608 2800.780-2.2 182.520
200.630-4.0 119.070 1100.870-1.2 227.070 2000.785-2.1 184.868 2900.810-1.8 196.830
300.520-5.7 81.120 1200.940-0.5 265.080 2100.810-1.8 196.830 3000.860-1.3 221.880
400.430-7.3 55.470 1300.985-0.1 291.068 2200.840-1.5 211.680 3100.920-0.7 253.920
500.380-8.4 43.320 1401.0000.0 300.000 2300.860-1.3 221.880 3200.950-0.4 270.750
600.380-8.4 43.320 1500.980-0.2 288.120 2400.860-1.3 221.880 3300.970-0.3 282.270
700.430-7.3 55.470 1600.940-0.5 265.080 2500.830-1.6 206.670 3400.960-0.4 276.480
800.525-5.6 82.688 1700.880-1.1 232.320 2600.800-1.9 192.000 3500.925-0.7 256.688
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2. MOD 0000036582 GRANTED 01/23/2018
3. STA 0000035831 GRANTED 01/05/2018
4. MOD 0000036582 Application Superceded 01/22/2018
5. STA 0000035831 Application Superceded 01/05/2018
6. BLET-20041105AQB GRANTED 04/18/2005
7. BLET-20041105AQB Application Superceded 04/11/2005
8. BLEDT-20030501ABC GRANTED 11/20/2003
Record Type: Digital TV (DTV) Station
Domestic Status: License
Channel: 21
Analog Channel: 20
NAD27 Coordinates: 41 53' 56.02" 87 37' 22.97"
NAD83 Coordinates: 41 53' 56.14" 87 37' 23.15"
Elevation: 180.7 m AMSL
Effective ERP: 98.9 kW
Directional Antenna
Antenna Type: AND ATW25H5-HSC2L-20H
Antenna Polarization: Horizontal
Visual Power Output: 3273 kW
Maximum HAAT: 379 m
Radiation center-above mean sea level: 557.7m
Radiation Center above average terrain: 378m
Overall antenna height above ground: 443.6m
Directional Antenna
Antenna System ID: 33366
Antenna Rotation: 225
Rad Field ERP Rad Field ERP Rad Field ERP Rad Field ERP
00.8692471.642 900.8562398.245 1800.336369.509 2700.8562398.245
100.8742500.166 1000.7631905.439 1900.310314.535 2800.9292824.733
200.8952621.755 1100.6511387.101 2000.246198.069 2900.9793136.977
300.9352861.338 1200.516871.456 2100.197127.022 3000.9993266.457
400.9743105.017 1300.377465.188 2200.249202.929 3100.9983259.921
500.9983259.921 1400.249202.929 2300.377465.188 3200.9743105.017
600.9993266.457 1500.197127.022 2400.516871.456 3300.9352861.338
700.9793136.977 1600.246198.069 2500.6511387.101 3400.8952621.755
800.9292824.733 1700.310314.535 2600.7631905.439 3500.8742500.166
Border Zone: Located near Canada
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9. BPET-20020326ABD GRANTED 03/28/2003
10. BPET-20020326ABD Application Superceded 03/19/2003
11. BPEDT-20000428ACO GRANTED 05/08/2002
12. BLET-19830302KH GRANTED 06/27/1983
DIGITAL TV CHANNEL ELECTION
In the First Channel Election - Licensee/Permittee makes the following channel election from its currently assigned NTSC/DTV channels:  21 
BROADCAST AUXILIARY/REMOTE PICK-UP/STL
WHF3402450.0000~2467.000076TH & PULASKI
WGR8297025.0000~7050.00006258 S. Union
CALL SIGN HISTORY
WCME -
WYCC - 09/20/1982
PERIODS OF SILENCE
02/17/2009 ~
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APPLICATION HISTORY
  BPET-559 Minor Modification Granted 07/14/1978
Public Notice Details BMPET-19800331KG CP Extension Granted 08/04/1980
Public Notice Details BMPET-19801229KG CP Extension Granted 01/28/1981
Public Notice Details BMPET-19810626KG CP Extension Granted 08/13/1981
  BALET-19811125KF Assign Licence Granted 01/22/1982
Public Notice Details BMPET-19820115KE Replace Expired CP Granted 02/02/1982
Public Notice Details BMPET-19820602KG Minor Modify CP Granted 07/30/1982
  BMPET-RC1104HP Replace Expired CP Granted 07/27/1982
Public Notice Details BMPET-19830126KF Replace Expired CP Dismissed 02/25/1983
  BRET-19830131KL Renewal Granted 07/12/1983
  BLET-19830302KH Licence to Cover Granted 06/27/1983
  BRET-19870727KI Renewal Granted 11/16/1987
  BRET-19920707KE Renewal Granted 11/30/1992
  BRET-19970729KJ Renewal Granted 11/19/1997
  BPEDT-20000428ACO Minor Modification Granted 05/08/2002
BOA-20010801 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 09/11/2001
  BPET-20020326ABD Minor Modification Granted 03/28/2003
  BLEDT-20030501ABC Licence to Cover Granted 11/20/2003
BOA-20030725 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 07/28/2003
  BAFEDT-20031126AOY Ancillary Fee Received 11/28/2003
BOA-20040721 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 07/22/2004
BOA-20040722 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 07/23/2004
  BCERET-20041105AEA Pre-Election Certif. Tendered for Filing 11/08/2004
  BAFEDT-20041123AKU Ancillary Fee Received 11/24/2004
  BLET-20041105AQB Licence to Cover Granted 04/18/2005
  BFREET-20050126AIL First Round Election Approved 06/23/2005
BOA-20050729 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 08/01/2005
  BRET-20050801BVF Renewal Granted 12/14/2006
  BAFEDT-20060228ANT Ancillary Fee Received 03/01/2006
  BAFEDT-20061201AFF Ancillary Fee Received 12/04/2006
  Mailing Address Change Accepted for Filing 07/19/2007
BOA-20070726 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 07/27/2007
  BAFEDT-20071203AGU Ancillary Fee Received 12/04/2007
  BDTRET-20080219AFU DTV Transition Report Accepted for Filing 02/20/2008
  BDERET-20080710AHJ DTV Education Report Received 07/10/2008
  BDERET-20081106AJN DTV Education Report Received 11/07/2008
  BAFEDT-20081118AHN Ancillary Fee Received 11/19/2008
  BDERET-20090112ASW DTV Education Report Received 01/13/2009
  Silent Notification Dismissed 03/08/2010
  BDTUET-20090126AFG DTV Transition Update Accepted for Filing 01/27/2009
  BNAT Accepted for Filing 03/17/2009
  BDERET-20090413ADY DTV Education Report Received 04/14/2009
  BDTUET-20090416AII DTV Transition Update Accepted for Filing 04/17/2009
  BDEREDT-20090710ALW DTV Education Report Received 07/13/2009
BOA-20090803 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 08/04/2009
  BAFEDT-20091201AAW Ancillary Fee Received 12/02/2009
  BAFEDT-20101130ANN Ancillary Fee Received 12/01/2010
BOA-20110729 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 08/01/2011
  BAFEDT-20111031AEW Ancillary Fee Received 11/01/2011
  BAFEDT-20111101AEU Ancillary Fee Received 11/02/2011
BOA-20120725 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 07/26/2012
  BAFEDT-20121120AIW Ancillary Fee Received 11/21/2012
BOA-20130701 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 07/02/2013
Transaction Log data BREDT-20130731ARD Renewal Granted 10/10/2014
  BAFEDT-20131104ARN Ancillary Fee Received 11/05/2013
  BAFEDT-20131104ARP Ancillary Fee Received 11/05/2013
Transaction Log data BAFEDT-20141029AAG Ancillary Fee Received 10/30/2014
  0000003712 Incentive Auction Cert Received 07/08/2015
BOA-20150710 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 07/13/2015
  0000005185 Schedule 317 Received 11/03/2015
  0000014985 Schedule 317 Received 10/06/2016
  0000029011 EEO Program Report Received 07/20/2017
Transaction Log data BAFEDT-20171016ABW Ancillary Fee Received 10/17/2017
  0000035563 Special Temporary Authority Granted 11/27/2017
  0000037572 Special Temporary Authority Granted 01/05/2018
  0000035831 Silent & Suspension Granted 01/05/2018
  0000036582 New Chan Share Agrmt Granted 01/23/2018
From: COLLEGE DIST. #508, COUNTY OF COOK
To: WINDOW TO THE WORLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.
Transaction Log data BALEDT-20180125ADB Assign Licence Granted 03/13/2018
  0000052963 Special Temporary Authority Granted 04/19/2018
  0000053134 Suspension Received 04/20/2018
  Consummation Notice Accepted 04/23/2018
Transaction Log data 0000053671 New Chan Share Agrmt Granted 05/03/2018
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