KITV: First on-air DTV station

Duggin, J.T.
February 1998
Broadcast Engineering;Feb98, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p74
Trade Publication
Profiles the success of the first on-air Digital Television (DTV) station KITV in Hawaii. Argyle Television's purchase of KITV; Digital System Technology Inc.'s palletization of KITV; Equipment list of KITV; Delay problems in Hawaiian television stations; US Federal Communication Commission's authorization of digital TV broadcasting.


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