KLUJ-TV

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KLUJ-TV
Harlingen/Brownsville/McAllen, Texas
United States
CityHarlingen, Texas
ChannelsDigital: 21 (UHF)
Virtual: 44 (PSIP)
BrandingTrinity Broadcasting Network
Programming
Affiliations44.1: TBN (O&O)
44.2: Hillsong Channel
44.3: Smile
44.4: Enlace
44.5: Positiv
Ownership
OwnerTrinity Broadcasting Network
(Community Educational Television, Inc.)
History
First air date
June 25, 1984 (36 years ago) (1984-06-25)
Former call signs
KLUJ (1984–2005)
Former channel number(s)
Analog:
44 (UHF, 1984–2009)
Digital:
34 (UHF, until 2020)
Independent (1984–1986)
Technical information
Licensing authority
FCC
Facility ID12913
ERP33.9 kW
HAAT283 m (928 ft)
Transmitter coordinates26°13′1″N 97°46′49″W / 26.21694°N 97.78028°W / 26.21694; -97.78028
Links
Public license information
Profile
LMS
WebsiteKLUJ-TV information on TBN's website

KLUJ-TV, virtual channel 44 (UHF digital channel 21), is a TBN owned-and-operated television station licensed to Harlingen, Texas, United States. The station is owned by the Community Educational Television subsidiary of the Trinity Broadcasting Network, which manages TBN-owned stations in Texas and Florida on channels allocated for non-commercial educational broadcasting. KLUJ-TV's studios are located on Loop 499 in Harlingen, and its transmitter is located near Palm Valley, Texas.

History[edit]

The station signed on the air on June 25, 1984 as the Rio Grande Valley's first general-entertainment independent station before switching to TBN in 1986.[citation needed]

Digital television[edit]

The station's digital signal is multiplexed:

Channel Video Aspect PSIP Short Name Programming
44.1 720p 16:9 TBN HD Main TBN programming
44.2 Hillsng Hillsong Channel
44.3 480i 4:3 SMILE Smile
44.4 Enlace Enlace
44.5 16:9 Positiv Positiv

TBN-owned full-power stations permanently ceased analog transmissions on April 16, 2009.

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