Friday, February 12, 2016

AM tech changes, temporary & permanent

Bridgeport, Connecticut: 1530KHz:
WDJZ off the air for financial reasons.

Charlotte, North Carolina: 1480KHz:
WGFY requests daytime power increase.
To be 12,000/5,000 DA-2.

Dishman, Washington: 1050KHz:
KEYF requests special temporary authority.
To operate at 4,000/260 ND, 47-35-58/117-22-38 due to transmitter & feedline failure.

Wednesday, February 10, 2016


New City, New York: 910KHz:
WRKL special temporary authority to operate at 500 watts non-directional due to transmitter damage

Kinston, North Carolina: 1230KHz:
WLNR special temporary authority to operate at 250 watts due to transmitter damage

Lillington, North Carolina: 1370KHz:
WLLN silent for financial reasons

Mebane, North Carolina: 1060KHz:
WGSB silent for financial reasons

AM call changes

The following AM stations have recently changed callsigns:

Alexander City, Alabama   1050 WLMA from WBNM
Golden, Colorado          1550 KKCL from KBUD
Loveland, Colorado        1570 KBUD from KKCL
West Hartford, Conn.      1290 WNWW from WCCC
Cocoa Beach, Florida      1300 WKQK from WMEL
Grayling, Michigan        1230 WMQU from WGRY
Roanoke, Virginia          610 WPLY from WVBE
Dishman, Washington       1050 KFIO from KEYF

Friday, February 05, 2016

AM station Special Temporary Authorizations

  • Batesville, Arkansas; KAAB-1130; to operate at 250 ND instead of 1,000 DA-D.
  • Greenwood, Mississippi; WKXG-1540; temporary wire antenna at studios, 250/1 ND.
  • St. Louis, Missouri; KXFN-1380; off air, transmitter failure & site inaccessible.
  • Burgaw, North Carolina; WVBS-1470; off air, lost lease.
  • Aberdeen, South Dakota; KKAA-1560; parameters at variance.
  • Knoxville, Tennessee; WRJZ-620; 5,000/1,250 ND pending proof of repairs to DA.
  • Morristown, Tennessee; WMTN-1300; parameters at variance.