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Austin, Texas
United States
BrandingUniMás Austin
ChannelsDigital: 36 (UHF)
Virtual: 31 (PSIP)
TranslatorsKAKW-DT 62.2 (13.2 VHF) Killeen
Affiliations31.1: UniMás (O&O)
31.2: Univision
31.3: getTV
31.4: Escape
OwnerUnivision Communications
(KAKW License Partnership, L.P.)
First air dateMarch 28, 1988 (31 years ago) (1988-03-28)
Call letters' meaningTeleFutura O
Sister station(s)KAKW-DT, KXLK-CD
Former callsignsK30CE (1988–2001)
K31FM (2001–2002)
KDAS-CA (2002–2005)
KAKW-CA (2005–2007)
KTFO-CA (2007–2010)
Former channel number(s)Analog:
30 (UHF, 1988–2001)
31 (UHF, 2001–2010)
Former affiliationsUnivision (2002–2009)
Transmitter power15 kW
Height372 m (1,220 ft)
Facility ID35882
Transmitter coordinates30°19′33″N 97°47′58″W / 30.32583°N 97.79944°W / 30.32583; -97.79944
Licensing authorityFCC
Public license informationProfile

KTFO-CD, virtual channel 31 (UHF digital channel 36), is a UniMás owned-and-operated television station licensed to Austin, Texas, United States. Owned by the Univision Local Media subsidiary of Univision Communications, it is sister to Killeen-licensed Univision owned-and-operated station KAKW-DT (channel 62). The two stations share studios on North Loop Boulevard in Austin; KTFO-CD's transmitter is located at the West Austin Antenna Farm north of West Lake Hills.


The station first signed on the air on March 28, 1988 as K30CE, broadcasting on UHF channel 30. In 2001, the station changed its call letters to K31FM, and relocated to channel 31. In 2002, the station's calls changed again to KDAS-CA, and became a repeater of KAKW-TV in Killeen, after that station switched its affiliation to Univision. It later changed its call letters to KAKW-CA in 2005, and then to KTFO-CA in 2007. In 2009, the station was relaunched with as a separate outlet from KAKW and affiliated with Telefutura (now UniMás). In 2010, the station converted to a digital signal and modified its callsign to KTFO-CD.

Digital television[edit]

Digital channels[edit]

The station's digital signal is multiplexed:

Channel Video Aspect PSIP Short Name Programming[1]
31.1 1080i 16:9 KTFO-CD Main KTFO-CD programming / UniMás
31.2 KAKW-DT Simulcast of KAKW-DT / Univision
31.3 480i 4:3 GetTV getTV
31.4 16:9 Escape Escape


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