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WFWA
FORT WAYNE IN US
PBS
DIGITAL TV STATION
Channel 18 (Virtual 39)
FORT WAYNE PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.
2501 EAST COLISEUM BOULEVARD
FORT WAYNE IN 46805

Facility ID: 22108
Licensed
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1. L2C 0000063790 AUX Granted 12/03/2018
2. CP 0000063420 AUX Granted 11/14/2018
3. L2C 0000063130 Granted 11/08/2018
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Record Type: Digital TV (DTV) Station
Application Purpose: License to Cover
Channel: 18
Construction Permit Expires: 08/01/2021
SITE # 1
TV Zone: : 1
NAD83 Coordinates: 41 6' 13.0" N / 85 11' 28.0" W
Elevation: 248.0 m AMSL
Antenna Type: ERI ATW21H3-ETS18X-18H
Antenna Polarization: Elliptical
Effective Radiated Power: 350kW
Maximum Antenna Power Gain: 14.39 dB
Radiation center-above mean sea level: 467.5
Radiation center above average terrain 219.1
Overall antenna height above ground: 228.0

Antenna System ID: 1004269
Rad Field dB ERP Rad Field dB ERP Rad Field dB ERP Rad Field dB ERP
00.856-1.4 256.458 900.533-5.5 99.431 1800.770-2.3 207.515 2700.999-0.0 349.300
100.797-2.0 222.323 1000.537-5.4 100.929 1900.845-1.5 249.909 2800.999-0.0 349.300
200.711-3.0 176.932 1100.504-6.0 88.906 2000.893-1.0 279.107 2900.990-0.1 343.035
300.605-4.4 128.109 1200.443-7.1 68.687 2100.920-0.7 296.240 3000.976-0.2 333.402
400.496-6.1 86.106 1300.385-8.3 51.879 2200.936-0.6 306.634 3100.959-0.4 321.888
500.414-7.7 59.989 1400.376-8.5 49.482 2300.950-0.4 315.875 3200.943-0.5 311.237
600.395-8.1 54.609 1500.442-7.1 68.377 2400.964-0.3 325.254 3300.928-0.6 301.414
700.436-7.2 66.534 1600.552-5.2 106.646 2500.978-0.2 334.769 3400.913-0.8 291.749
800.494-6.1 85.413 1700.669-3.5 156.646 2600.991-0.1 343.728 3500.892-1.0 278.482
Additional Azimuths:
Rad Field dB ERP Rad Field dB ERP Rad Field dB ERP Rad Field dB ERP
2751.0000.0 350.000
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4. STA 0000058312 Granted 07/31/2018
5. MOD 0000057899 Granted 07/16/2018
6. MOD 0000034724 Granted 01/04/2018
7. MOD 0000025074 Granted 08/08/2017
8. MOD 0000025074 Superceded 08/08/2017
9. BLEDT-20130905ABC Granted 11/08/2013
Domestic Status:License
Channel: 40
Analog Channel: 39
NAD27 Coordinates: 41 6' 12.99" 85 11' 27.96"
NAD83 Coordinates: 41 6' 13.16" 85 11' 27.86"
Elevation: 248 m AMSL
Effective ERP: 152.8kW
Non-Directional Antenna
Antenna Type: DIE TFU-28GTH-R 04 DC
Antenna Polarization: Horizontal
Visual Power Output: 8.1kW
Maximum HAAT: 237 m
Radiation center-above mean sea level: 467m
Radiation center above average terrain 221m
Overall antenna height above ground: 227.7m
Non-Directional Antenna
Antenna System ID: 87164
Antenna Rotation: 0
Rad Field ERP Rad Field ERP Rad Field ERP Rad Field ERP
01.0008.100 901.0008.100 1801.0008.100 2701.0008.100
101.0008.100 1001.0008.100 1901.0008.100 2801.0008.100
201.0008.100 1101.0008.100 2001.0008.100 2901.0008.100
301.0008.100 1201.0008.100 2101.0008.100 3001.0008.100
401.0008.100 1301.0008.100 2201.0008.100 3101.0008.100
501.0008.100 1401.0008.100 2301.0008.100 3201.0008.100
601.0008.100 1501.0008.100 2401.0008.100 3301.0008.100
701.0008.100 1601.0008.100 2501.0008.100 3401.0008.100
801.0008.100 1701.0008.100 2601.0008.100 3501.0008.100
Border Zone: Located near Canada.
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10. BLEDT-20130905ABC Superceded 10/30/2013
11. BPEDT-20080617ADU Granted 10/14/2010
12. BLET-20060606ABF Granted 07/11/2006
13. BPET-20050405ABO Granted 05/17/2006
14. BLEDT-20041112ACP Granted 02/04/2005
15. BPEDT-20000414AAY Granted 05/14/2001
16. BPEDT-20000414AAY Superceded 12/06/2000
17. BLET-19920131KF Granted 03/26/1992
DIGITAL TV CHANNEL ELECTION
In the First Channel Election - Licensee/Permittee makes the following channel election from its currently assigned NTSC/DTV channels:  40 
BROADCAST AUXILIARY/REMOTE PICK-UP/STL
WQNH8162025.5000~2109.5000
WQNH8162450.0000~2467.0000
WQNH8162467.0000~2483.5000
WPWI2326887.50002501 E COLISEUM BLVD
CALL SIGN HISTORY
841017KJ -
WFWA - 03/12/1985
PERIODS OF SILENCE
02/17/2009~
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APPLICATION HISTORY
Public Notice Details BPET-19841017KJ New Construction Permit Granted 01/29/1985
Public Notice Details BMPET-19860728KO Replace Expired CP Granted 08/22/1986
  BMPET-19860930KF Minor Modify CP Granted 11/25/1986
  BLET-19861222KV License to Cover Granted 03/27/1987
  BPET-19880120KH Minor Modification Granted 04/29/1988
  BLET-19920131KF License to Cover Granted 03/26/1992
  BRET-19920326KI Renewal Granted 07/21/1992
  BTCET-19930722KE Transfer of Control Granted 07/30/1993
  BTCET-19961010IB Transfer of Control Granted 10/30/1996
  BRET-19970327KH Renewal Granted 07/21/1997
  BTCET-19991214AAK Transfer of Control Granted 12/22/1999
BOA-20010402 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 04/30/2001
  BPEDT-20000414AAY Minor Modification Granted 05/14/2001
BOA-20030327 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 03/28/2003
  BTCET-20030617AAW Transfer of Control Granted 06/26/2003
BOA-20030801 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 08/04/2003
  BCERET-20041104AVT Pre-Election Certif. Tendered for Filing 11/05/2004
  BLEDT-20041112ACP License to Cover Granted 02/04/2005
  BRET-20050401AUN Renewal Granted 09/20/2005
  BTCET-20050401AVY Transfer of Control Granted 04/06/2005
BOA-20050401 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 04/04/2005
  BPET-20050405ABO Minor Modification Granted 05/17/2006
  BFREET-20050124ABM First Round Election Approved 06/23/2005
  BAFEDT-20051129ALZ Ancillary Fee Received 11/30/2005
  BLET-20060606ABF License to Cover Granted 07/11/2006
  BAFEDT-20061122ADT Ancillary Fee Received 11/24/2006
BOA-20070328 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 03/29/2007
  BTCET-20070328ADQ Transfer of Control Granted 04/04/2007
  Consummation Notice Accepted 05/24/2007
BOA-20070628 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 06/29/2007
  BAFEDT-20071203AIH Ancillary Fee Received 12/04/2007
  BDTRET-20080219ANO DTV Transition Report Accepted for Filing 02/21/2008
  BPEDT-20080617ADU Minor Modification Granted 10/14/2010
  BDERET-20080703AAJ DTV Education Report Received 07/07/2008
  BDERET-20081009AIY DTV Education Report Received 10/10/2008
  BAFEDT-20081125AAM Ancillary Fee Received 11/26/2008
  BDERET-20090114ABA DTV Education Report Received 01/15/2009
  Silent Notification Dismissed 03/08/2010
  NTAS Accepted for Filing 02/10/2009
  BDTUET-20090209AJY DTV Transition Update Accepted for Filing 02/10/2009
BOA-20090324 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 03/25/2009
  BDERET-20090324ADL DTV Education Report Received 03/25/2009
  BAFEDT-20091113ACU Ancillary Fee Received 11/16/2009
  BAFEDT-20101130AIM Ancillary Fee Received 12/01/2010
BOA-20111110 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 11/14/2011
  BAFEDT-20111114AAV Ancillary Fee Received 11/14/2011
  BAFEDT-20121129AXD Ancillary Fee Received 11/30/2012
BOA-20130318 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 03/19/2013
  BREDT-20130326AHL Renewal Granted 07/31/2013
  BLEDT-20130905ABC License to Cover Granted 11/08/2013
  BAFEDT-20131122AJK Ancillary Fee Received 11/25/2013
Transaction log data BAFEDT-20141119AAH Ancillary Fee Received 11/20/2014
BOA-20150305 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 03/06/2015
  0000003131 Form 318 Received 07/06/2015
  0000006905 Form 317 Received 11/30/2015
  0000017851 Form 317 Received 11/21/2016
  0000022505 EEO 397 Received 03/31/2017
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 07/11/2017
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 07/27/2017
Transaction log data 0000025074 Minor Granted 08/08/2017
  0000030300 NTPR Received 09/29/2017
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 10/20/2017
Transaction log data 0000034724 Minor Granted 01/04/2018
  0000038129 NTPR Received 01/08/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 03/02/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 03/06/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 03/27/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 04/04/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 04/04/2018
  0000050124 NTPR Received 04/05/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 04/10/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 04/11/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 04/16/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 04/18/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 04/20/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 04/27/2018
Transaction log data 0000053894 Legal Granted 05/25/2018
Transaction log data BLSTA-0000053894 Special Temporary Authority Granted 05/24/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 05/10/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 05/11/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 05/15/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 05/17/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 05/29/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 05/29/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 05/31/2018
  0000056590 NTPR Received 07/06/2018
  0000056573 NTPR Received 07/06/2018
Transaction log data 0000057899 Minor Granted 07/16/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 07/13/2018
Transaction log data 0000058312 Engineering Granted 07/31/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 07/25/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 07/30/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 08/06/2018
Transaction log data 0000058843 Legal Granted 08/22/2018
Transaction log data 0000058601 CP Extension Granted 08/22/2018
Transaction log data 0000059510 NTPR Received 09/10/2018
  0000060790 NTPR Received 10/05/2018
Transaction log data 0000063016 NTPR Received 10/22/2018
Transaction log data 0000063130 License to Cover Granted 11/08/2018
Transaction log data 0000063420 CP Granted 11/14/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 11/16/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 11/27/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 11/28/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 11/28/2018
Transaction log data 0000063790 License to Cover Granted 12/03/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 12/03/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 12/03/2018
  0000027861 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 12/04/2018
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