CGC #1181

December 17, 2012

__________________________________________________________________ —————————————————————— THE CGC COMMUNICATOR CGC #1181 Monday, December 17, 2012 ________ Robert F. Gonsett, W6VR, Editor Copyright 2012, Communications General® Corporation (CGC) —————————————————————— __________________________________________________________________ FCC NEWS BRIEFS o TV broadcast stations are reminded of their online public inspection file obligations: http://tinyurl.com/TV-Online-PIF-Obligations o The new rules implementing the Local Community Radio Act become effective Jan. […]

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CGC #1180

December 13, 2012

__________________________________________________________________ —————————————————————— THE CGC COMMUNICATOR CGC #1180 Thursday, December 13, 2012 ________ Robert F. Gonsett, W6VR, Editor Copyright 2012, Communications General® Corporation (CGC) —————————————————————— __________________________________________________________________ SPECIAL EDITION ON LAX AIRADIO This special edition CGC Communicator newsletter looks into the reasons behind the demise of the 530 kHz Travelers Information Station at Los Angeles International Airport. […]

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CGC #1179

December 10, 2012

__________________________________________________________________ —————————————————————— THE CGC COMMUNICATOR CGC #1179 Monday, December 10, 2012 ________ Robert F. Gonsett, W6VR, Editor Copyright 2012, Communications General® Corporation (CGC) —————————————————————— __________________________________________________________________ FCC NEWS BRIEFS o This is the long-awaited Fifth Order on Reconsideration and Sixth Report and Order (all one document) in the FCC’s LPFM/FM translator proceeding: http://tinyurl.com/Revised-LPFM-and-FM-Translator o LPFM/FM translator […]

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CGC #1178*

December 5, 2012

__________________________________________________________________ —————————————————————— THE CGC COMMUNICATOR CGC #1178* Wednesday, December 5, 2012 ________ Robert F. Gonsett, W6VR, Editor Copyright 2012, Communications General® Corporation (CGC) —————————————————————— __________________________________________________________________ LOCAL FCC APPLICATIONS & ACTIONS Period covered: November 1 – November 30, 2012 inclusive. This newsletter is devoted exclusively to FCC Applications and Actions in the greater Los Angeles/San Bernardino/San […]

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CGC #1177

December 2, 2012

__________________________________________________________________ —————————————————————— THE CGC COMMUNICATOR CGC #1177 Sunday, December 2, 2012 ________ Robert F. Gonsett, W6VR, Editor Copyright 2012, Communications General® Corporation (CGC) —————————————————————— __________________________________________________________________ FCC ACTS ON FM TRANSLATOR AND LPFM ISSUES, BREAKS LOGJAM Processing approximately 6,000 FM translator applications and setting the rules of the road for LPFM are the last steps necessary […]

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CGC #1176

November 26, 2012

__________________________________________________________________ —————————————————————— THE CGC COMMUNICATOR CGC #1176 Monday, November 26, 2012 ________ Robert F. Gonsett, W6VR, Editor Copyright 2012, Communications General® Corporation (CGC) —————————————————————— __________________________________________________________________ FM TRANSLATORS AND LPFMs TO BE SPOTLIGHTED FRIDAY This Friday’s Open Meeting at the FCC will consider the adoption of Orders that finalize procedures to complete the processing of over […]

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CGC #1175

November 19, 2012

__________________________________________________________________ —————————————————————— THE CGC COMMUNICATOR CGC #1175 Monday, November 19, 2012 ________ Robert F. Gonsett, W6VR, Editor Copyright 2012, Communications General® Corporation (CGC) —————————————————————— __________________________________________________________________ FCC-RELATED NEWS BRIEFS o Important for radio: On November 30 at its Open Meeting, the FCC plans to consider adopting key steps in the Low Power FM (LPFM)/FM Translator proceeding, […]

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CGC #1174

November 12, 2012

__________________________________________________________________ —————————————————————— THE CGC COMMUNICATOR CGC #1174 Monday, November 12, 2012 ________ Robert F. Gonsett, W6VR, Editor Copyright 2012, Communications General® Corporation (CGC) —————————————————————— __________________________________________________________________ FCC-RELATED NEWS BRIEFS o Opposition to FM translator caps: http://tinyurl.com/XlatorCapOpposition o Second adjacent channel LPFM waivers come under scrutiny: http://tinyurl.com/SecondAdjacentScrutiny ****************************************************************** CALL SIGN CHANGES GRANTED There are no broadcast call […]

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CGC #1173

November 6, 2012

__________________________________________________________________ —————————————————————— THE CGC COMMUNICATOR CGC #1173 Tuesday, November 6, 2012 ________ Robert F. Gonsett, W6VR, Editor Copyright 2012, Communications General® Corporation (CGC) —————————————————————— __________________________________________________________________ FCC NEWS BRIEFS o FCC headquarters in Washington, D.C. was closed Monday and Tuesday, October 29 and 30, due to Hurricane Sandy. o In the immediate aftermath of Sandy: About […]

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CGC #1172*

November 3, 2012

__________________________________________________________________ —————————————————————— THE CGC COMMUNICATOR CGC #1172* Saturday, November 3, 2012 ________ Robert F. Gonsett, W6VR, Editor Copyright 2012, Communications General® Corporation (CGC) —————————————————————— __________________________________________________________________ LOCAL FCC APPLICATIONS & ACTIONS Period covered: October 1 – October 31, 2012 inclusive. This newsletter is devoted exclusively to FCC Applications and Actions in the greater Los Angeles/San Bernardino/San […]

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CGC #1171

October 29, 2012

__________________________________________________________________ —————————————————————— THE CGC COMMUNICATOR CGC #1171 Monday, October 29, 2012 ________ Robert F. Gonsett, W6VR, Editor Copyright 2012, Communications General® Corporation (CGC) —————————————————————— __________________________________________________________________ FCC NEWS BRIEF The FCC Operations Center is open for business and will provide contacts for communications questions during Hurricane Sandy. http://tinyurl.com/FCC-OpsCenterOpen ****************************************************************** FCC ENFORCEMENT WATCH — CALIFORNIA o Rolando […]

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