WABH

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WABH
CityBath, New York
Broadcast areaElmira-Corning area
Branding100.3/1380 WABH
Frequency1380 kHz
Translator(s)W262CX (100.3 MHz, Bath)
First air dateNovember 17, 1962 (as WFSR)
FormatCountry
Power10,000 watts day
450 watts night
ClassB
Facility ID52119
Transmitter coordinates42°18′52.00″N 77°17′9.00″W / 42.3144444°N 77.2858333°W / 42.3144444; -77.2858333
Former callsignsWFSR (1962-1973)
WGHT (1973-1975)
WVIN (1975-1990)
AffiliationsNash Icon
OwnerGordon Ichikawa
(Tower Broadcasting, LLC)

WABH (1380 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a country music format. Located in Bath, New York, United States, the station serves the Elmira-Corning area. The station is owned by Gordon Ichikawa, through licensee Tower Broadcasting, LLC.[1]

On December 1, 2008, WABH changed its format from oldies to sports.

On January 31, 2016, WABH changed their format from sports to adult standards.

Some time before the start of 2019, the station flipped to Nash Icon (adult country), picking up a format previously abandoned by WCKR.

History[edit]

The station first signed on November 17, 1962, with the call letters WFSR as a 500 watt daytimer.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "WABH Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.
  2. ^ "Broadcasting Yearbook 1964" (PDF).

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