CFTA-FM

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Branding Tantramar FM
Format Community Radio
ERP 6.5 kWs
HAAT 123 meters (404 ft)
Class B1
Owner Tantramar Community Radio Society
Website http://www.cftafm.com
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CFTA-FM is a community radio station which operates at 107.9 MHz (FM) in Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada. The station is branded as Tantramar FM.

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On September 11, 2008, Tantramar Community Radio Society was denied a licence to operate a new community radio station at Amherst.[1] On June 15, 2009, Tantramar Community Radio Society received Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) approval to operate a new FM community radio station at Amherst. The new station would operate at 107.9 MHz (channel 300B1), with an effective radiated power of 6,500 watts (non-directional antenna/effective height of antenna above average terrain of 123 metres).[2]

On July 21, 2011, at 1:07pm, CFTA-FM 107.9 signed on the air with a test broadcast.

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Coordinates: 45°45′40″N 64°09′31″W / 45.76111°N 64.15861°W / 45.76111; -64.15861