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Full Power FM Radio Licenses

Fact Sheet

In 2007, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) gave away hundreds of full power non-commercial educational (NCE) licenses for any qualified nonprofits. The FCC announced that applications would be accepted for these valuable licenses by the FCC between October 12 and October 19, 2007. For ten years, no new licenses had been given out. If you had ever dreamed of starting your own radio station, this was likely to be your last chance before all remaining FM spectrum was given away. This fact sheet covers some of the basic questions that came up during the Full Power window process. read more

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