Currents Headlines from the July 2012 Issue

July 1, 2012

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The online headlines from the July 2012 issue of Radio magazine.

2012 Radio Show Leadership ?Breakfast Explores Radio's Future

The event will be held Sept. 20, 7:30-9:15 a.m. at the Hilton Anatole Dallas with a full breakfast.

Lincoln Financial Media's Benson is Elected NAB Radio Board Chairman

Don Benson, president and CEO of Lincoln Financial Media, replaces Caroline Beasley, executive vice president and CFO of Beasley Broadcast Group, who is now the radio board second vice chairman.

KJAC-FM Denver Returns to Air After Forest Fire

An STL provided by Clear Channel Satellite was installed by Creative Studio Solutions.

Comrex STAC VIP Passes Skype Certification

Skype support means stations that use STAC-VIP for their call-ins can take wideband calls from anyone who has Skype installed on his PC or smartphone.

Car Dealerships Add More Models with HD Radio

A total of 28 automakers have now publicly announced their plans to incorporate HD Radio in 140+ models by the end of 2013.

133rd AES Convention Committee Previews Events

New additions to the convention: a project studio clinic, a networked audio track and a special movie screening.

FAA Adopts New Tower Lighting Guidelines

Depending on the height of the tower, the FAA will require the upgrade of the medium-intensity lights for communications towers between 500 and 2,000 feet.

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July 2012

AVB for radio, a tour of WZIP-FM, update on translator rules, and Field Reports on the Inovonics David IV and Audio-Technica AT2005USB

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