June 12th is almost here. This spreadsheet will assist with data collection from callers that are having difficulties getting your station once the analog facility is turned off. Feel free to modify the spreadsheet to suit your needs. Please contact Richard Mertz should you have any questions.
Month: May 2009
Digital Television "Soft Test" scheduled for Thursday, May 21.
Many local broadcasters will participate in a “soft test” to alert analog viewers who are unprepared for the impending transition that they will lose service once the transition occurs unless they take action. Continue reading “Digital Television "Soft Test" scheduled for Thursday, May 21.
The FCC Media Bureau has announced the eligible, analog "Nightlight" television stations. See attached PDFs for more information.
The FCC has adopted Rules to implement new replacement, digital television translator stations.
This Report and Order will create a new, “replacement” digital television translator service to permit full-service television stations to continue to provide service to viewers within their coverage areas who have lost service as a result of those stations’ digital transition. See the attached Report and Order for more information.