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City of license Milford, Delaware
Broadcast area Dover, Delaware
Seaford, Delaware
Branding Eagle 97.7
Slogan Delaware's Best Music
Frequency 97.7 MHz (also on HD Radio)
Format Hot Adult Contemporary
Audience share 1.0, #20 (Fa'07, R&R[1])
ERP 3,000 watts
HAAT 100 meters
Class A
Facility ID 53482
Transmitter coordinates 38°55′39.00″N 75°29′20.00″W / 38.9275000°N 75.4888889°W / 38.9275000; -75.4888889
Former callsigns WAFL (1973-1981)
WAFL-FM (1981-1984)
Owner Delmarva Broadcasting Company
Sister stations WNCL - Cool 101.3 & WYUS - La Exitosa 930 AM
Website eagle977.com

WAFL (97.7 FM) is a radio station broadcasting a Hot Adult Contemporary format. Licensed to Milford, Delaware, USA, the station serves the Salisbury-Ocean City area. The station is currently owned by Delmarva Broadcasting Company.[2] The station is also broadcast on HD radio.[3]

The station first went on the air as WAFL-FM on May 19, 1973.

The station originally broadcast a country format with the tagline of "The Country King". After that, the station changed its format and became WAFL - Great Hits.

Another change in the mid-90s brought about Eagle 97.7 which played hits from the 80s and 90s, as well as current popular songs.

Today it is known on air as Eagle 97.7, mostly playing songs from the 90s to now.


  1. ^ "Salisbury-Ocean City Market Ratings". Radio and Records. 
  2. ^ "WAFL Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  3. ^ "HD Radio Station Guide". HD Radio. iBiquity. 

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