KTXV

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KTXV
City of license Mabank, Texas
Broadcast area Mabank-Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex-Tyler
Branding China Radio International
Frequency 890 kHz
First air date 2007
Format Full Service
Language(s) English and Chinese
Power 20,000 Watts (Daytime)
250 Watts (Nighttime)
Class B
Callsign meaning TeXas Vietnamese (previous format)
Affiliations China Radio International
Owner Bustos Media
(Bustos Media Holdings, LLC)
Website english.cri.cn

KTXV (890 AM) is a radio station licensed to and serving the Mabank, Texas area and the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. It also serves the Tyler metropolitan area during the Daytime hours. This station is under ownership of Bustos Media.

During the nighttime hours, KTXV reduces its power in order to protect "Clear channel" station WLS-AM in Chicago, Illinois.

History[edit]

Previous Radio Saigon Dallas ident used until late 2012.

Signal testing for this station began in November 2007 in English and Oriental languages.[1] Once testing was complete, they've started their broadcasting activities with their "Radio Saigon" format.

Sometime in October, Radio Saigon has moved to KRVA 1600 AM to make way for its current format.

References[edit]

  1. ^ IRCA - KTXV-890 (released November 4, 2007)

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 32°17′13″N 95°58′39″W / 32.28694°N 95.97750°W / 32.28694; -95.97750