XHWK-FM

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from XEWK-AM)
Jump to navigation Jump to search
XHWK-FM / XEWK-AM
W Radio.png
CityZapopan, Jalisco
Broadcast areaGuadalajara Metropolitan Area
Frequency1190 kHz
101.5 MHz[1] (HD Radio)
BrandingW Radio Guadalajara
SloganVamos a Escucharnos
Programming
FormatNews/talk
Ownership
OwnerRadiópolis
(Cadena Radiodifusora Mexicana, S.A. de C.V.)
XEBA-FM, XEHL-FM, XELT-AM, XEZZ-AM
History
First air date
October 28, 1954 (1954-10-28) (concession)
March 27, 2020 (2020-03-27) (FM)
Technical information
ClassA
Power50 kW (day)
10 kW (night)
ERP3 kW
Links
Websitewradio.com.mx

XHWK-FM / XEWK-AM is a clear-channel AM station near Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. It is licensed for 50 kilowatts during the day and 10 kilowatts at night on 1190 kHz and has its transmitter at Atemajac del Valle, Zapopan, Jalisco.[2] It began in 1954 as a rebroadcaster of XEW-AM.[3]

History[edit]

Cadena Radio Guadalajara, S.A., received the concession for XEWK on October 28, 1954, though six months earlier on April 27, provisional transmissions had been authorized. The concessionaire was changed in 1994.

In 2017, XEWK-AM was authorized for second-wave AM-FM migration on 101.5 MHz as XHWK-FM. The station signed on March 27, 2020.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Instituto Federal de Telecomunicaciones. Infraestructura de Estaciones de Radio FM. Last modified 2018-05-16. Retrieved 2018-05-20. Technical information from the IFT Coverage Viewer.
  2. ^ Instituto Federal de Telecomunicaciones. Infraestructura de Estaciones de Radio AM. Last modified 2018-05-16. Retrieved 2014-07-02. Technical information from the IFT Coverage Viewer.
  3. ^ "Los 40 Principales". DXing.info. Vantaa: Mika Mäkeläinen. p. 4/6. Retrieved 2010-05-19.

External links[edit]

  • XEWK in the FCC's AM station database
  • XEWK on Radio-Locator