On January 22, 2013, SSR Communications, Inc. (“SSR”) filed a petition for Rulemaking to create a new Zone II FM broadcast station class, or “C4” allocation, and amend certain technical rules for the FM broadcast service.
The petition is here: Class C4. The FCC has extended the deadline for filing statements in support of or in opposition to the SSR Petition by one month, until September 18, 2014. The deadline for filing replies to such statements is October 3, 2014. See DA-14-1182A1. AFCCE members interested in this matter may post their comments on the web page.
The 2014 Annual Meeting of the Association was a major success, assisted by mostly cooperative late spring Nova Scotia weather and a wonderfully comfortable venue–The Prince George Hotel, Halifax. Members enjoyed a bus ride through the Atlantic Coast countryside to the Nautel transmitter plant, where they were treated to a no-holds barred plant tour and inspection. Continue reading
The 2014 Annual Meeting of the Association promises to be a big success, with a beautiful venue, temperatures in line with the spring that it still is, and interesting topics to discuss. Please come and help shape AFCCE policy and direction for the coming years, and enjoy the fellowship of other members of the AFCCE family in a pleasant atmosphere. Continue reading
Many thanks to the very talented Chris Ruggia of Vast Graphics, and Mike Rhodes (also very talented), for the help in bringing this new AFCCE website to cyberspace. I hope that it will serve as a community-builder for a freer-flow of information between members, and as a forum for topics that are of importance to us all.
To begin with, please find your member entry under the Membership Listing, confirm that the entry is correct, and customize the entry per your personal preference. Add a photograph, indicate your professional interests, and post something that will help everyone know you better.
Thanks for your help,
David Snavely, AFCCE President