XHZS-FM (Veracruz)

XHZS-FM is a radio station in Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz. Broadcasting on 92.3 FM, XHZS is known as Radio Hit.

XHZS-FM
Radio Hit La Explosiva 92.3.jpg
Frequency92.3 MHz
BrandingRadio Hit
Programming
FormatGrupera
Ownership
OwnerEmisoras Mexicanas de Veracruz, S.A. de C.V.
History
First air date
March 18, 1960
1996 (FM)
Former call signs
XEZS-AM (1960-2017)
Former frequencies
1170 kHz (1960-2017)
Technical information
ClassB1
ERP10,000 watts[1]
HAAT78.9 meters
Transmitter coordinates
18°8′19.4″N 94°26′24.3″W / 18.138722°N 94.440083°W / 18.138722; -94.440083
Links
Websitewww.radiohit.com.mx

HistoryEdit

 
Logo used until 2017

XEZS-AM 1170 signed on March 18, 1960; the station was owned by Carlos Armando Caballero Mendoza. In 1996, XEZS expanded to FM with the signing on of XHZS-FM 92.3, which had been authorized as a combo in 1994. The AM station broadcast with 2,500 watts during the day and 1,000 at night.

On October 15, 2017, XEZS ceased AM broadcasts after 57 years, leaving the AM band empty in Coatzacoalcos.[2] The station also formally surrendered its AM radio frequency in a letter dated October 2.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Instituto Federal de Telecomunicaciones. Infraestructura de Estaciones de Radio FM. Last modified 2018-05-16. Retrieved 2015-10-03. Technical information from the IFT Coverage Viewer.
  2. ^ Olarte Ferral, Félix (16 October 2017). "Apaga su señal Radio Hit en AM". El Heraldo de Coatzacoalcos. Retrieved 16 October 2017.
  3. ^ RPC: #022496 Letter Surrendering AM Frequency - XHZS-FM/Veracruz