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10/27/2008 7:41 AM  RssIcon

Public broadcaster MHz hired a huge construction helicopter to airlift a new antenna to the top of its 614-foot tower near the intersection of the Beltway and I-66 in the Washington, D.C. area over the weekend. WUSA has the details:

Helicopter Installs New HD Antenna


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New DTV Antenna Airlifted to DC-Area Tower

To Whom It May Concern: Medical, Laboratory & Technology Consultants, LLC is pleased to join the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) and National Telecommunications & Information Administration (NTIA) in a consumer outreach initiative to educate the public about the upcoming digital broadcast television transition. We pledge to work in conjunction with them to inform our fellow citizens about the digital transition and the TV Converter Box Coupon Program, which benefits households across America. These collaborations are particularly important to our organization, because we often strive to serve the populations that are in need of accurate and trusted information about the digital broadcast television transition and the Converter Box Coupon Program. As an official participant, we will host efforts to disseminate information about the Digital Television (DTV) Transition and Converter Box Coupon Program to our participants. Below are activities we agree to undertake on behalf of the Program: • Send e-mail and postal mail notification to local media outlets about important dates for Support Center and Mobile Clinic Events that will aid in preparing for the DTV transition. • Provide a full service Support Center and Mobile Clinic events were citizens may learn about the DTV Transition, Installing and purchasing a digital-to-analog converter box and antennas, as well as register for the Converter Box Coupon onsite. • Seek opportunities to work collaboratively on this effort with organizations with which the Medical, Laboratory & Technology Consultants, LLC has an existing relationship in the community. In these efforts may we request your assistance in relaying the following information about our DTV Support Center located at 1776 I St, NW Suite 920 WDC 20006 May 29- June 19 12-8p Saturday & Sunday and 8a-8p Monday- Friday, which is the only fixed Support Center in the Nation’s Capital. Also we are hosting one day DTV Mobile Clinic events at Mother Dear’s Community Center 467 Florida Ave NW WDC 20001 on June 13 & 20 2009 from 12-8p. We look forward to working collegially with FCC, NAB and NTIA on additional efforts to support awareness. By joining forces with our allies and national, state, Federal and local partners, we will lend a vital voice to this issue so that our participants and members will be ready for the end of the digital broadcast television transition. Medical, Laboratory & Technology Consultants, LLC Republic Place Bldg 1776 I St NW Suite 920 Washington, DC 20006 202-590-6910 (Office)

By z47tv on   6/3/2009 7:57 PM

New DTV Antenna Airlifted to DC-Area Tower

if i buy a dtv box and idont have cable or satalite how would that work.

By on   11/7/2008 1:27 PM

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