Hiroshima Telecasting

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JONX-DTV
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Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture
Japan
BrandingHTV
広テレ
ChannelsDigital: 19 (UHF)
Virtual: 4
AffiliationsNippon News Network
OwnerHiroshima Telecasting Co., Ltd.
First air dateSeptember 1, 1962
Former channel number(s)12 (analog VHF, 1962–2011)
Former affiliationsFuji News Network (joint primary; 1962–1975)
NET (secondary; 1962–1970)
WebsiteHTV

Hiroshima Telecasting Co., Ltd. (HTV, 広島テレビ放送株式会社, callsign: JONX-TV) is a TV station in Hiroshima. It is affiliated with NNN and NNS. It is broadcast in Hiroshima Prefecture.

History[edit]

HTV began broadcasting on September 1, 1962 as a primary affiliate of both NNN and FNN and a secondary affiliate of Nihon Educational Television. It remained affiliated with NET until 1970, when Hiroshima Home Television signed on and took over the NET (later ANN) affiliation. On October 1, 1975, TV Shinhiroshima began operations as an FNN affiliate, leaving HTV as an affiliate of NNN. The station began broadcasting in digital in November 2005, and would cease operations on its analog signal on July 24, 2011.

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