CBS 2 Pittsburgh KDKA

CBS 2 Pittsburgh KDKA


CBS 2 Pittsburgh KDKA

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
United States
Branding KDKA-TV (general)
KDKA-TV News (newscasts)
Slogan Expect More (general)
Pittsburgh’s News, Period (news)
Your Steeler Station (during NFL season)
Channels Digital: 25 (UHF)
Virtual: 2 (PSIP)
Subchannels 2.1 CBS
2.2 Start TV
Affiliations CBS (O&O) (secondary until 1955)
Owner CBS Corporation
(CBS Broadcasting Inc.)
First air date January 11, 1949 (69 years ago) (1949-01-11)
Call letters’ meaning derived from former sister station KDKA radio
Sister station(s) WPCW
Former callsigns WDTV (1949–1955)
Former channel number(s) Analog:
3 (VHF, 1949–1952)
2 (VHF, 1952–2009)
Former affiliations Primary:
DuMont (1949–1955)
NBC (1949–1957)
ABC (1949–1958)
Decades (2015–2018)
Transmitter power 1000 kW
Height 311 m (1,020 ft)
Facility ID 25454
Transmitter coordinates 40°29′38″N 80°1′9″W / 40.49389°N 80.01917°W / 40.49389; -80.01917Coordinates: 40°29′38″N 80°1′9″W / 40.49389°N 80.01917°W / 40.49389; -80.01917
Licensing authority FCC
Public license information: Profile


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For CBS 2 Pittsburgh KDKA


State Pennsylvania
Country USA
Virtual Channel 2
RF Channel 25
Effective Radiated Power (ERP) 1000 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT) 311m
Latitude 40.493900299072266
Longitude -80.01920318603516
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL) 616m
Callsign KDKA-TV
MHZ 536
Network Affiliation CBS
Contact Street 1 420 Fort Duquesne Blvd.
Contact Street 2 Suite 100
Contact City Pittsburgh
Contact State PA
Contact Zip 15222
Contact Phone 412-575-2200
Additional Data FCC Station Information


CBS 2 is a TV station in Pittsburgh, PA. It’s a local news and entertainment station that broadcasts a mix of local news, weather, traffic, sports, and entertainment. In addition to being known as CBS 2 Pittsburgh, it’s also called simply by its FCC call sign KDKA. You can watch the station online via the CBS 2 live stream and its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: CBS 2 Pittsburgh KDKA
Call Sign: KDKA
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: CBS 2 Homepage

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CBS 2 is owned by the CBS Corporation. It is an affiliate of the network CBS network. As an affiliate, Pittsburgh KDKA 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 CBS.

Contact the Station

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By mail: 1 Gateway Ctr Pittsburgh, PA 15229. Phone: 412-575-2200. Fax: 412-575-2871. Email: [email protected]