WKDV

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WKDV
WKDV-AM 2014.png
City Manassas, Virginia
Broadcast area Manassas, Virginia
Northern Virginia
Branding "La Ley WKDV"
Slogan "La Que Manda en la Capital"
"The Boss in the Capital"
Frequency 1460 AM kHz
First air date October 1, 1957[1]
Format Regional Mexican[2]
Power 5,000 Watts day and night
Class B
Facility ID 8672
Transmitter coordinates 38°45′0.0″N 77°30′49.0″W / 38.750000°N 77.513611°W / 38.750000; -77.513611
Callsign meaning W "KiDs" Virginia
(affiliate of children-oriented Radio AAHS in the mid-90s)
Former callsigns WPRW (?-1993)
WKDV (1993-Present)[3]
Owner Metro Radio, Inc.
Sister stations WTNT
Webcast WKDV Webstream
Website WKDV Online

WKDV is a Regional Mexican formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Manassas, Virginia, serving Northern Virginia.[2] WKDV is owned and operated by Metro Radio, Inc.[4]

Former Format[edit]

In the 1990s, the station was a Radio AAHS affiliate, which played children-oriented music.[5]

Translator[edit]

In addition to the main station, WKDV is relayed by an FM translator to widen its broadcast area.[6]

Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license Facility
ID
ERP
W
Height
m (ft)
Class FCC info
W292BC 106.3 FM Gainesville, Virginia 147997 80 watts 122.8 m (403 ft) D FCC

References[edit]

  1. ^ Broadcasting Yearbook 2010 (PDF). ProQuest, LLC/Reed Publishing (Nederland), B.V. 2010. p. D-567. Retrieved November 26, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "Arbitron Station Information Profiles". Nielsen Audio/Nielsen Holdings. Retrieved November 26, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Call Sign History". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved November 26, 2015. 
  4. ^ "WKDV Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved November 26, 2015. 
  5. ^ "Radio AAHS Affiliates" - Radio AAHS Magazine. Radio AAHS. Jan–Feb 1996. p. 58. 
  6. ^ "W292BC Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved November 26, 2015. 

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