Rás 1

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Rás 1
Type Radio station
Country Iceland
Availability National; International (online and longwave)
Owner RÚV
Key people
Margrét Marteinsdóttir, manager
Launch date
20 December 1930
Official website
ruv.is

Rás 1 (English: Channel 1) is an Icelandic radio station belonging to and operated by Ríkisútvarpið (RÚV), Iceland's national broadcasting service. Rás 1 carries primarily news, weather, current affairs coverage, and cultural programming dealing with the arts, history, the Icelandic language, literature, and social and environmental issues. The station first went on the air on 20 December 1930 and is today one of Iceland's most listened-to radio stations.

Rás 1 is broadcast throughout Iceland on FM, and is receivable in Reykjavík on the 92.4 and 93.5 MHz frequencies.

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