ABC 9 Orlando WFTV

ABC 9 Orlando WFTV


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ABC 9 Orlando WFTV

Orlando, Florida
United States
Branding WFTV Channel 9 (general)
Channel 9 Eyewitness News (newscasts)
Slogan Coverage You Can Count On
Channels Digital: 39 (UHF)
(to move to 35 (UHF))
Virtual: 9 (PSIP)
Subchannels See Below
Affiliations ABC
Owner Cox Media Group
First air date February 1, 1958 (60 years ago) (1958-02-01)
Call letters’ meaning Florida TeleVision
Sister station(s) WRDQ
Former callsigns WLOF-TV (1958–1963)
Former channel number(s)
  • Analog:
  • 9 (VHF, 1958–2009)
Former affiliations
  • DT3:
  • GritTV (2014–2015)
Transmitter power 1,000 kW
924 kW (CP)
Height 492 m (1,614 ft)
490 m (1,608 ft) (CP)
Facility ID 72076
Transmitter coordinates 28°34′7″N 81°3′13″W / 28.56861°N 81.05361°W / 28.56861; -81.05361Coordinates: 28°34′7″N 81°3′13″W / 28.56861°N 81.05361°W / 28.56861; -81.05361
Licensing authority FCC
Public license information: Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For


State Florida
Country USA
Virtual Channel 9
RF Channel 39
Effective Radiated Power (ERP) 1000 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT) 492m
Latitude 28.568599700927734
Longitude -81.05439758300781
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL) 503m
Callsign WFTV
MHZ 596
Network Affiliation ABC
Contact Street 1 490 East South Street
Contact City Orlando
Contact State FL
Contact Zip 32801
Contact Phone 407-841-9000
Additional Data FCC Station Information


WFTV 9 News Orlando ABC is the ABC TV affiliate for Orlando, FL and the rest of Central Florida including Melbourne and Daytona Beach. WFTV 9 covers Orlando news, Orlando weather and Orlando traffic. WFTV 9 also broadcasts a range of sports, entertainment and lifestyle programming. In addition to being known as WFTV 9, it’s also known as Channel 9 News Orlando, Orlando ABC, or simply by its FCC call sign of WFTV. You can watch the Orlando ABC station online via the WFTV 9 live stream and its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: WFTV 9 News Orlando ABC
Call Sign: WFTV
Location: Orlando, Florida, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: ABC Orlando Homepage

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WFTV 9 News is owned by Cox Media Group. It is an affiliate of the network ABC network. As an affiliate, Orlando ABC tends to focus its original news coverage on local issues during the traditional morning, mid-day, evening and late-night news slots. To fill in the rest of its broadcasting schedule, the station airs national programs provided by ABC.

Contact the WFTV News

If you’re a public relations rep, you may want to mail some promotional materials to the station or get in touch with a specific member of its team. If you’re a curious viewer, you might be interested in arranging a tour of the station’s facilities. In either case, in addition to the contact info above, here are some more ways to get in touch:
By mail: 490 E South St Orlando, FL 32801-2816. Phone: 407-841-9000. Fax: 407-481-2891. Email: [email protected]