Tuesday, June 25, 2019

FCC AM items 25 June 2019

New Orleans, Louisiana: WODT 1280:
Granted STA 5,000/1,250 ND pending repairs to directional antenna.
Elko, Nevada: KELK 1240:
Requests site change to 40-51-56/115-43-10.
Corning, New York: WCBA 1350:
OFF June 21st for financial reasons.
Canyon, Texas: KNSH 1550:
OFF June 12th, transmitter failure.
Newport, Vermont: WIKE 1490:
Request to correct coordinates to 44-56-20N/72-13-20W.

Sunday, June 23, 2019

FCC callsign changes in the last week

LocationFrequencyNew callsOld calls
Orlando, Florida1140WURBWURF
Covington, Georgia1430WYKGWGFS
Dayton, Tennessee1280WRHAWDNT
Spring City, Tennessee970WDNTWRHA

Saturday, June 22, 2019

FCC (and IFT) AM items 21 June 2019

Pine Island Center, Florida: WAXA 1200:
Granted permission to reduce power to 750/750 DA-1, using night facility at reduced power and all hours.
Honolulu, Hawaii: KWAI 1080:
Granted STA for 200/200 ND pending transmitter replacement.
Lawrence, Massachusetts: WLLH 1400:

This is a unique station. Licensed to Lowell, it is authorized for 1kw transmitters on the same frequency there and in Lawrence.

WLLH proposes to dismantle the Lowell transmitter, operating only the existing Lawrence site. That move will not provide adequate signal across Lowell, so they propose to change the principal community ("city-of-license") to Lawrence.


Juan Aldama, Zacatecas: XEJAGC 720:
2,000 ND-D (daytime only), 24-13-30/103-22-16.

Thursday, June 20, 2019

FCC AM items 20 June 2019

Leesburg, Florida: WLBE 790:
OFF June 19th, financial difficulties.
Marianna, Florida: WTYS 1340:
Requests power reduction to 780/780 ND, 30-45-48/85-13-52.
Honolulu, Hawaii: KSSK 590, KHVH 830, and KIKI 990:
Request STAs for 1,000/1,000 ND.
KSSK: 21-18-51/157-52-14, 116m end-fed long-wire between two light poles, located on Pier 19 south of Nimitz Highway.
KHVH & KIKI: 21-18-35/157-53-17, 78m end-fed long wire between two light poles, located at the Sand Island Wastewater Treatment Plant.

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

FCC AM items 19 June 2019

Gary, Indiana: WLTH 1370:
Requests deletion of 500-watt directional night site & to use 9 watts to the daytime antenna at night. Conversion from 1,000/500 DA-N to 1,000/9 ND.

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

FCC AM items 18 June 2019

Pocatello, Idaho: KPTO 1440:
OFF May 17th pending authorized move to Hailey, Idaho.
St. Louis, Missouri: WEW 770:
Requests reinstatement of expired permit to increase power to 10,000/200 DA-2, 38-38-33/90-01-50.

Monday, June 17, 2019

FCC AM items 17 June 2019

Escondido, California: KFSD 1450:
OFF June 1st, financial losses.
Springfield, Missouri: KSGF 1260:
Granted STA 5,000/1,000 ND; to operate non-directional at night with reduced power pending repairs to antenna system.
Reading, Pennsylvania: WEEU 830:
Granted STA for 1,500 ND at night; storms damaged antenna system.
San Antonio, Texas: KAHL 1310:
OFF June 2nd, intermittent transmitter failure.
Claremont, Virginia: WRJR 670:
Granted STA for reduced power of 2,900 watts pending repairs after fire.