DXAS-TV

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DXAS-TV
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Davao City
Branding ABS-CBN TV 4 Davao
Slogan In The Service of The Filipino Worldwide
Channels Analog: 4 (VHF)
Affiliations ABS-CBN
Owner ABS-CBN Corporation
Founded 1964
Sister station(s) DXAB-TV (ABS-CBN Sports+Action)
Former callsigns DXAW-TV (1964-1972)[1]
Former affiliations RPN (1972-1986)
Transmitter power 100 Kilowatts
Website www.abs-cbn.com


DXAS-TV, channel 4, is the sister station of Philippine television network of ABS-CBN Corporation. Its studios and transmitter are located at the ABS-CBN Broadcast Center, Shrine Hills, Matina, Davao City.

History

  • 1964 - DXAS-TV, the first television station in Southern Mindanao, was launched by ABS (later merging into ABS-CBN from ABS).
  • 1972 - During the declaration of Martial Law by then-President Ferdinand Marcos, and the takeover of ABS-CBN by his crony, Roberto Benedicto, DXAS-TV was shut down then it became part of the Kanalon Broadcasting System (now Radio Philippines Network).
  • 1988 - DXAS-TV reopened under ABS-CBN, its original owner.
  • June 28, 1988 - DXAS-TV introduced the Star Network with the famous numerical gold tri-ribbon channel 4 logo with a star.
  • April 17, 1989 - TV Patrol Southern Mindanao (first known as TV Patrol Mindanao/TV Patrol Davao), the channel's flagship newscast launched.
  • 1989 - DXAS-TV set up its domestic satellite broadcast from Manila.

ABS-CBN 4 Local Current Programs

Previously Aired Programs

Notable anchors


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