1949

January

28: Germany - Radio Frankfurt station was returned to German control and was renamed "Hessischer Rundfunk".

February

06: Germany - Halle-Bernburg is temporarily closed due to technical problems (until August 25) and uses longwave 264 kHz instead.

March

11: Germany - Berliner Rundfunk returns to the air on 841 kHz (moved Tegel transmitter to Königs Wusterhausen).

April

01: Germany - NWDR Berlin raises power to 20 kW.

May

14: Norway - Faberg (0.25 kW) starts broadcasting on 1348 kHz.

July

22: Germany - Radio Stuttgart returned under German control and was renamed "Süddeutscher Rundfunk" (SDR).

September

01: Germany - Frankfurt lost its wave to the new Voice of America station in München.
06: Germany - NWDR starts in the new capital Bonn with 0.4 kW on 1330 kHz.
15: Norway - Vadsø's power is raised to 20 kW.



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