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KGCW
BURLINGTON IA US
CW
DIGITAL TV STATION
Channel 21 (Virtual 26)
NEXSTAR BROADCASTING, INC.
545 E. JOHN CARPENTER FREEWAY SUITE 700
IRVING TX 75062
9723738800
Facility ID: 7841
Licensed
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1. MOD 0000034909 Granted 04/18/2019
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Record Type: Digital TV (DTV) Station
Application Purpose: Modification (Minor)
Channel: 21
Construction Permit Expires: 01/17/2020
SITE # 1
TV Zone: : 1
NAD83 Coordinates: 41 19' 39.0" N / 90 22' 46.0" W
Elevation: 241.0 m AMSL
Antenna Type: Dielectric TUM25-C3-16/48M-1-R-T
Antenna Polarization: Elliptical
Effective Radiated Power: 1000kW
Maximum Antenna Power Gain: 14.771 dB
Radiation center-above mean sea level: 538.0
Radiation center above average terrain 314.4
Overall antenna height above ground: 307.5

Antenna System ID: 1004803
Rad Field dB ERP Rad Field dB ERP Rad Field dB ERP Rad Field dB ERP
00.551-5.2 303.601 900.542-5.3 293.764 1800.933-0.6 870.489 2700.926-0.7 857.476
100.347-9.2 120.409 1000.712-3.0 506.944 1900.836-1.6 698.896 2800.867-1.2 751.689
200.143-16.9 20.449 1100.842-1.5 708.964 2000.765-2.3 585.225 2900.750-2.5 562.500
300.046-26.7 2.116 1200.943-0.5 889.249 2100.882-1.1 777.924 3000.851-1.4 724.201
400.053-25.5 2.809 1300.977-0.2 954.529 2201.0000.0 1000.000 3100.975-0.2 950.625
500.049-26.2 2.401 1400.969-0.3 938.961 2300.992-0.1 984.064 3200.971-0.3 942.841
600.059-24.6 3.481 1500.850-1.4 722.500 2400.882-1.1 777.924 3300.943-0.5 889.249
700.134-17.5 17.956 1600.733-2.7 537.289 2500.750-2.5 562.500 3400.856-1.4 732.736
800.354-9.0 125.316 1700.856-1.4 732.736 2600.817-1.8 667.489 3500.747-2.5 558.009
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2. MOD 0000034909 Superceded 04/15/2019
3. MOD 0000034909 Superceded 11/30/2018
4. MOD 0000034909 Superceded 07/03/2018
5. MOD 0000034909 Superceded 04/09/2018
6. MOD 0000034909 Superceded 02/14/2018
7. MOD 0000028473 Granted 07/26/2017
8. BLCDT-20081120ABD Granted 01/27/2010
Domestic Status:License
Channel: 41
Analog Channel: 26
NAD27 Coordinates: 41 8' 8.01" 90 48' 29.95"
NAD83 Coordinates: 41 8' 8.13" 90 48' 30.45"
Elevation: 192.6 m AMSL
Effective ERP: 615kW
Directional Antenna
Antenna Type: DIE TFU-22JSC-R C152
Antenna Polarization: Horizontal
Visual Power Output: 30.15kW
Maximum HAAT: 412 m
Radiation center-above mean sea level: 579.6m
Radiation center above average terrain 388m
Overall antenna height above ground: 431.9m
Directional Antenna
Antenna System ID: 88416
Antenna Rotation: 0
Rad Field ERP Rad Field ERP Rad Field ERP Rad Field ERP
00.87122.873 900.2011.218 1800.99629.909 2700.97828.838
100.75016.959 1000.2792.347 1901.00030.150 2800.95127.268
200.64712.621 1100.4235.395 2000.98629.312 2900.93226.189
300.5599.421 1200.5539.220 2100.95527.498 3000.94727.039
400.4375.758 1300.64512.543 2200.93426.302 3100.97828.838
500.2922.571 1400.74416.689 2300.94827.096 3200.99429.789
600.2021.230 1500.86322.455 2400.97628.720 3300.99129.610
700.1921.111 1600.95627.555 2500.99129.610 3400.98229.074
800.1941.135 1700.98929.490 2600.99129.610 3500.95527.498
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9. BMPCDT-20080619AJN Granted 08/04/2008
10. BMPCDT-20080619AJN Superceded 07/25/2008
11. BDSTA-20030630ADV Granted 07/23/2003
12. BPCT-20010515AAJ Dismissed 03/15/2010
13. BPCDT-19991028AFB Granted 03/14/2002
14. BPCT-19960711KW Dismissed 08/19/1998 H
15. BLCT-19871208KG Granted 08/21/1989
16. BMPCT-19870416KE Granted 06/09/1987
DIGITAL TV CHANNEL ELECTION
In the First Channel Election - Licensee/Permittee makes the following channel election from its currently assigned NTSC/DTV channels:  41 
BROADCAST AUXILIARY/REMOTE PICK-UP/STL
WQIV6646925.0000~6950.00002880 N 1100 Ave/BTG Site Name-Moline/Site #050925
WQUY6677075.0000~7100.00003977 BELMONT ROAD
CALL SIGN HISTORY
830606KF -
KJMH - 08/02/1984
KGWB-TV - 01/16/2001
KGCW-TV - 06/30/2006
KGCW - 06/23/2009
Where this call sign has been:
02/21/2005 on 95.7 in JOHNSTON IA - now DKGCW-LP
PERIODS OF SILENCE
04/10/2014~04/22/2014
02/17/2009~
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APPLICATION HISTORY
Public Notice Details BPCT-19830606KF New Construction Permit Granted 04/23/1984
Public Notice Details BMPCT-19851007KF Replace Expired CP Granted 10/28/1985
Public Notice Details BMPCT-19860310KF Replace Expired CP Granted 03/19/1986
Public Notice Details BMPCT-19861003KE Replace Expired CP Granted 12/01/1986
  BMPCT-19870416KE Minor Modify CP Granted 06/09/1987
Public Notice Details BMPCT-19870420KE Replace Expired CP Granted 06/09/1987
  BLCT-19871208KG License to Cover Granted 08/21/1989
  BRCT-19920928KE Renewal Granted 03/25/1993
  BALCT-19950302KG Assign License Granted 07/24/1995
  BPCT-19960711KW Minor Modification Dismissed 08/19/1998
  BRCT-19971001KQ Renewal Granted 01/30/1998
  BPCDT-19991028AFB Minor Modification Granted 03/14/2002
BOA-19990920 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 04/10/2001
  BPCT-20010515AAJ Minor Modification Dismissed 03/15/2010
  BEPCDT-20020419AAB CP Extension Granted 04/26/2002
  BEPCDT-20020911AAR CP Extension Granted 02/04/2003
  BDSTA-20030630ADV Special Temporary Authority Granted 07/23/2003
BOA-20030930 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 10/06/2003
  BEDSTA-20040116AGX Special Temporary Authority Granted 02/11/2004
  BEDSTA-20040811ADR Special Temporary Authority Granted 09/15/2004
  BCERCT-20041104AYA Pre-Election Certif. Tendered for Filing 11/05/2004
  BEDSTA-20050309ADI Special Temporary Authority Granted 03/22/2005
  BFRECT-20050209ALN First Round Election Approved 06/23/2005
  BEDSTA-20050914ADE Special Temporary Authority Granted 10/11/2005
BOA-20050920 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 09/26/2005
  BRCT-20050930BIQ Renewal Granted 03/15/2007
  BEDSTA-20060410AEY Special Temporary Authority Granted 05/02/2006
  BEDSTA-20060627AEW Special Temporary Authority Granted 08/15/2007
From: BURLINGTON TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.
To: BURLINGTON TELEVISION ACQUISITION LICENSING LLC
  BALCT-20060717ABL Assign License Granted 07/31/2006
  Consummation Notice Accepted 09/28/2006
BOA-20061025 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 10/26/2006
  BTCCT-20061128AQH Transfer of Control Granted 12/14/2006
BOA-20061201 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 12/04/2006
  Extension of Consummation Accepted 03/14/2007
BOA-20070713 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 07/16/2007
BOA-20070928 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 10/04/2007
  Consummation Notice Denied 10/12/2007
  Consummation Notice Accepted 10/26/2007
BOA-20071031 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 11/01/2007
BOA-20080115 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 01/16/2008
  BEDSTA-20080201AEI Extension of STA Granted 05/13/2008
  BDTRCT-20080219BBM DTV Transition Report Accepted for Filing 02/21/2008
  BEPCDT-20080318ACI CP Extension Granted 05/19/2008
  BDERCT-20080708AND DTV Education Report Received 07/09/2008
  BDTUCT-20080718ANE DTV Transition Update Accepted for Filing 07/21/2008
  BMPCDT-20080619AJN Minor Modify CP Granted 08/04/2008
  BDERCT-20081008AKX DTV Education Report Received 10/09/2008
  BDTUCT-20081017AGT DTV Transition Update Accepted for Filing 10/20/2008
  BEPCDT-20081103ABN CP Extension Granted 11/19/2008
  BEDSTA-20081103ABO Extension of STA Dismissed 04/11/2011
  BAFCDT-20081114ABP Ancillary Fee Received 11/17/2008
  BLCDT-20081120ABD License to Cover Granted 01/27/2010
  BDTUCT-20081208ABJ DTV Transition Update Accepted for Filing 12/09/2008
  BDERCT-20090108ANL DTV Education Report Received 01/09/2009
  Silent Notification Dismissed 03/08/2010
  NTAS Accepted for Filing 02/10/2009
  BDTUCT-20090210ADX DTV Transition Update Accepted for Filing 02/11/2009
  BDTUCT-20090219ADS DTV Transition Update Accepted for Filing 02/20/2009
  BDERCT-20090401AUG DTV Education Report Received 04/02/2009
  BAFCDT-20091112ABK Ancillary Fee Received 11/12/2009
BOA-20100708 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 07/09/2010
  BAFCDT-20101103AAP Ancillary Fee Received 11/04/2010
  CPR-118775 Children's TV Prgr report Received 04/06/2011
  BTCCDT-20110422ABT Transfer of Control Granted 08/11/2011
  CPR-121907 Children's TV Prgr report Received 07/07/2011
  Consummation Notice Accepted 09/09/2011
  CPR-123615 Children's TV Prgr report Received 10/04/2011
  BAFCDT-20111103ADB Ancillary Fee Received 11/04/2011
BOA-20111130 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 12/02/2011
BOA-20111201 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 12/05/2011
  CPR-127650 Children's TV Prgr report Received 01/10/2012
  CPR-128329 Children's TV Prgr report Received 04/04/2012
  BTCCT-20070717AAH Transfer of Control Dismissed 06/28/2012
  BTCCDT-20091130ANZ Transfer of Control Dismissed 06/28/2012
  CPR-131004 Children's TV Prgr report Received 07/03/2012
  CPR-134172 Children's TV Prgr report Received 10/05/2012
  BAFCDT-20121113AJL Ancillary Fee Received 11/14/2012
  CPR-136555 Children's TV Prgr report Received 01/07/2013
  CPR-139802 Children's TV Prgr report Received 04/04/2013
  CPR-142389 Children's TV Prgr report Received 07/01/2013
  BTCCDT-20130927AQE Transfer of Control Granted 10/28/2013
Transaction log data BRCDT-20130930ATI Renewal Granted 10/09/2014
  CPR-147420 Children's TV Prgr report Received 10/25/2013
  Consummation Notice Accepted 11/01/2013
  BAFCDT-20131120AUV Ancillary Fee Received 11/21/2013
BOA-20131122 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 11/25/2013
BOA-20131126 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 11/27/2013
  CPR-148359 Children's TV Prgr report Received 01/03/2014
  CPR-151468 Children's TV Prgr report Received 04/01/2014
  Silent Notification Granted 04/22/2014
  Resumption of Operations Granted 04/24/2014
  BOR-20140430ACF OR Accepted for Filing 05/01/2014
  BOR-20140430ACN OR Accepted for Filing 05/01/2014
  CPR-156046 Children's TV Prgr report Received 07/07/2014
  CPR-158590 Children's TV Prgr report Received 10/02/2014
Transaction log data BTCCDT-20131120ADV Transfer of Control Granted 10/31/2014
Transaction log data BAFCDT-20141104AEM Ancillary Fee Received 11/05/2014
  Consummation Notice Accepted 12/03/2014
  CPR-163595 Children's TV Prgr report Received 01/08/2015
From: BURLINGTON TELEVISION ACQUISITION LICENSING LLC
To: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING, INC.
Transaction log data BALCDT-20150108AAH Assign License Granted 01/20/2015
  Consummation Notice Accepted 01/26/2015
BOA-20150202 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 02/03/2015
  CPR-167257 Children's TV Prgr report Received 04/08/2015
  BTCCDT-20150622AAV Transfer of Control Granted 06/29/2015
  CPR-170034 Children's TV Prgr report Received 07/06/2015
  0000003304 Form 318 Received 07/07/2015
  CPR-173910 Children's TV Prgr report Received 10/06/2015
  0000006756 Form 317 Received 11/30/2015
BOA-20151201 Ownership Report(s) Accepted for Filing 12/02/2015
  CPR-176868 Children's TV Prgr report Received 01/06/2016
  0000009591 Children's TV Prgr report Received 04/07/2016
  0000011433 Children's TV Prgr report Received 06/28/2016
  0000014662 Children's TV Prgr report Received 10/05/2016
  0000020646 Children's TV Prgr report Received 01/09/2017
  0000022251 Main Studio Change Received 03/13/2017
  0000022383 Children's TV Prgr report Received 03/28/2017
  0000026534 Children's TV Prgr report Received 07/07/2017
  0000028531 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 07/12/2017
Transaction log data 0000028473 Minor Granted 07/26/2017
  0000028531 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 08/17/2017
  0000031543 Children's TV Prgr report Received 10/05/2017
  0000032897 NTPR Received 10/10/2017
  0000037299 Children's TV Prgr report Received 01/03/2018
  0000039987 NTPR Received 01/10/2018
  0000050554 Children's TV Prgr report Received 04/06/2018
  0000052387 NTPR Received 04/10/2018
  0000028531 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 05/14/2018
  0000056971 Children's TV Prgr report Received 07/09/2018
  0000058100 NTPR Received 07/10/2018
  0000028531 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 08/03/2018
  0000060285 Children's TV Prgr report Received 10/02/2018
  0000062575 NTPR Received 10/10/2018
  0000028531 Reimbursement Costs Submitted 11/27/2018
  0000066293 Children's TV Prgr report Received 01/10/2019
  0000066785 NTPR Received 01/10/2019
Transaction log data 0000034909 Minor Granted 04/18/2019
  0000070104 Children's TV Prgr report Received 04/08/2019
  0000071459 NTPR Received 04/10/2019
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IMPORTED LETTERS
 Incoming letter or scanned document 10/31/2014
 Incoming letter or scanned document 05/24/2013
 Incoming letter or scanned document 08/08/2012
 Incoming letter or scanned document 06/28/2012
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