CFXY-FM

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CFXY-FM
CFXY-FM logo.png
City of license Fredericton, New Brunswick
Branding 105.3 The Fox
Slogan Fredericton's Best Rock
The classic rock you love, the new rock you need!
Frequency 105.3 MHz (FM)
First air date July 15, 1983 as CKHJ-FM 93.1 FM
Format Active rock
Callsign meaning C FoXY
Owner Bell Media
Sister stations CKHJ, CIBX-FM
Website 105.3 The Fox

CFXY-FM is a Canadian radio station in Fredericton, New Brunswick, branded as 105.3 The Fox. The station, which broadcasts an active rock format, can be found at 105.3 on the FM dial. CFXY is owned by Bell Media.

CFXY was launched on July 15, 1983, as CKHJ-FM and operated at 93.1 MHz. In 1992, CKHJ-FM received approval to change frequencies from 93.1 FM to 105.3 FM.[1]

Logo used until 2013

In June 2000, CIHI changed its callsign and switched frequencies with its co-owned country-format station, CKHJ, which was at 105.3 FM.

The station was owned by Radio One Ltd. until 1999, when it was sold to Telemedia Communications. Telemedia sold the stations to Astral Media in 2002.

The station's transmitter is at Hamtown Corner, north west of Fredericton.

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Coordinates: 46°07′07″N 66°46′28″W / 46.11861°N 66.77444°W / 46.11861; -66.77444