RTL Radio

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Coordinates: 49°38′13.23″N 6°09′50.15″E / 49.6370083°N 6.1639306°E / 49.6370083; 6.1639306

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RTL Radio is a German commercial radio station based in Berlin and the part of the RTL Group. It originated as the German language service of Radio Luxembourg, which began broadcasting after World War II from Luxembourg. It broadcasts adult contemporary music nationally via cable, satellite and internet and regionally via FM in Luxembourg, Rheinland-Pfalz, Saarland, eastern Belgium, and Lorraine.

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Location of Luxembourg (circled).

RTL Radio began broadcasting as the German service of Radio Luxembourg on 15 July 1957. In 1990, Radio Luxembourg was renamed RTL Hörfunk. On 1 July 2015 RTL Radio branded itself RTL Radio – Deutschlands Hit-Radio and moved its studios from the City of Luxembourg to Berlin.

RTL Radio has slots on analog and digital cable, and transmits digital signals via the Astra 1L satellites.

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