WVAX

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WVAX
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City Charlottesville, Virginia
Broadcast area Charlottesville, Virginia
Albemarle County, Virginia
Branding "1450 ESPN"
Frequency 1450 AM kHz
First air date April 2006[1]
Format Sports[2]
Power 1,000 Watts day and night
Class C
Facility ID 161156
Transmitter coordinates 38°02′54.0″N 78°28′12.0″W / 38.048333°N 78.470000°W / 38.048333; -78.470000
Callsign meaning W VirginiA X
Former callsigns WVAX (2005-Present)[3]
Affiliations ESPN Radio
Owner Saga Communications
(Saga Communications of Charlottesville, LLC)
Sister stations WCNR, WQMZ, WINA, WWWV
Website WVAX Online

WVAX is a Sports formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Charlottesville, Virginia, serving Charlottesville and Albemarle County, Virginia.[2] WVAX is owned and operated by Saga Communications.[4]

Translator[edit]

In addition to the main station, WVAX is relayed by an FM translator to widen its broadcast area.[5]

Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license Facility
ID
ERP
W
Height
m (ft)
Class FCC info
W276DA 103.1 FM Charlottesville, Virginia 141162 100 watts 314 m (1,030 ft) D FCC

References[edit]

  1. ^ Broadcasting Yearbook 2010 (PDF). ProQuest, LLC/Reed Publishing (Nederland), B.V. 2010. p. D-561. Retrieved May 28, 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "Arbitron Station Information Profiles". Nielsen Audio/Nielsen Holdings. Retrieved May 28, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Call Sign History". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved May 28, 2016. 
  4. ^ "WVAX Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved May 28, 2016. 
  5. ^ "W276DA Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved May 28, 2016. 

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