New FCC Allocation Plan

July 11, 1949

In the US, the FCC announces their TV allocation plan; to add 42 UHF channels to the existing 12 VHF channels, with another 23 to 28 UHF channels reserved for experimental television. This move provides for up to 2,245 TV stations in 1400 communities across the US.


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