FM Technical Profile: WJAB
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- Station Name:
- Jazz and Blues
90.9 The Hill
- Jazz, Gospel,
Blues, Public Radio
eye] On campus of Alabama A&M University in the town of
- Power (ERP):
- 100 kW
- 335 feet
- Antenna HAAT:
- 60 dBu protected
map, from the FCC.
- HD-2: Blues
- :PS-[?] Time-[?] Text-WJAB
JAZZ AND BLUES ON THE HILL PTY-[?]
Image from an Insignia HD portable showing the RDS decoding the
Radio Text and PI (call sign) fields.
Image from an Insignia HD portable showing the HD PAD data for the
main (HD1) channel.
from an Insignia HD portable showing the HD PAD data for the HD2
channel, which was blank at the time this picture was taken.
- Alabama A&M
- Although the
original construction permit for this station wasn't granted until
1989, the university had been trying to get funding for a student
station as far back as the 1970s. The station signed on in
late August of 1991 with the WJAB call letters (for Jazz And
Blues.) The station filed a notice of digital service in
January of 2015 and is confirmed to be in HD, with a second channel
active but with no content.