WFFT-TV - Digital Television

Digital Television

Channel Video Aspect Name Programming
55.1 1080i 16:9 WFFT-DT Main WFFT-TV programming

WFFT-DT went on-the-air on UHF channel 36 in 2003 following WFWA-DT and WISE-DT. The station was re-branded as "Fox Fort Wayne" on January 1, 2008 to reflect its various channel positions on cable. Until December 2007, it aired only a standard definition digital signal at an effective radiated power of 980 watts limiting reception to within miles of the station. It now broadcasts in 1080i. In May 2009, it went full power on its digital signal. WFFT shut down analog transmissions at 6:01 p.m. on June 12, 2009. However through the use of PSIP, digital television receivers display its virtual channel as 55.

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