Dan's Aircheck Trading Emporium

Pennsylvania Airchecks

City Call Letters Frequency Date (YYYY/MM/DD) Start Time Disk Jockey and/or format (positioner) Duration (min) Scoping
Allentown WAEB-FM 104.1 1988/05/04   Jefferson Ward/CHR ("Laser 104.1") 47 None
Altoona WPRR-FM 100.1 1989/10/-- 10:53 Scott St. John/CHR 43 None
Berwick WFBS 1280 2002/02/08 08:05 Kevin Fennessy/Oldies ("Fabulous '50s Station/Radio Smile").  Includes a full Paul Harvey News and Commentary. 58 None
Chambersburg WIKZ-FM 95.1 1998/04/24 12:55 AC ("Mix 95.1") 45 None
Easton WQQQ-FM 99.9 1988/02/10   Mark Steven Clifford/CHR ("Q-100") 40 None
1988/02/15   J. J. "The Hit Man" McKay/CHR ("Q-100") 46 None
Ephrata WIOV-FM 105.1 2009/12/05   Jeff Werner.  Country and western. "Time Machine" program.  "I-105" 62 None
2010/03/13 18:00 Ty Andrews.  "Time Machine" program. 354 None
2010/05/08   Jeff Werner.  "Time Machine" program. 51 None
2010/05/29   Jeff Werner.  "Time Machine" program. 28 None
2011/03/05   Jeff Werner.  "Time Machine" program. 64 Partly
2011/08/23 14:17 Rich Creeger.  Coverage of mild earthquake that hit the area. 65 None
2014/11/15   Ty Andrews.  "Time Machine" program. 221 Partly
2015/05/02   Ty Andrews.  "Time Machine" program. 233 Partly
2015/08/29 18:00 Bob Rudy.  "Time Machine" program. 51 None
2015/10/31   Bob Rudy.  "Time Machine" program. 79 None
2016/01/22 19:00 Country and western.  Interspersed with blizzard coverage. 123 None
21:30 Country and western.  Interspersed with blizzard coverage. 123 None
2016/01/23 06:30 Country and western.  Interspersed with blizzard coverage. 123 None
09:00 Country and western.  Interspersed with blizzard coverage. 123 None
  Erie WCCK-FM 103.7 1976/01/01 04:38 Joe Miller 39 None
1984/01/01 08:26 Jay Paul Henderson.  Playing the top 104 of 1983.  Songs number 17 through 11 are heard. 40 None
WJET-FM 102.3 1980, 1987 ------ 1980 and 1987 Halloween Specials 34 ------
1987? ------ History of the station 39 ------
WJET 1400 1981/03/20 19:08 Jim Cook 173 None
    1987, 1990 ------ various Erie radio 88 N/A
Harrisburg WFEC 1400 1979/11/18   Alan Martin ("Disco 14") 7 Scoped
Lancaster WROZ-FM 101.3 2012/10/26   "Flashback Friday."  Coverage of Hurricane Sandy. 83 None
2013/12/24   Christmas music 79 None
2014/02/21   Patsy Simpson/CHR ("101 the Rose") 62 None
Lebanon WQIC-FM 100.1 2017/03/14 19:18 Tracy Wyatt/AC  "Lebanon's Soft Rock."  Interspersed with snowstorm coverage (which never really materialized). 467 None
McKeesport WIXZ 1360 1969/02/27 ------ "Segue" (WMCK becomes WIXZ) 28 Scoped
1969/03/01 ------ Dick Kemp 55 Scoped
1969/03/01 ------ Terry Lee 2 Scoped
1969/07/05 ------ George Brewer 7 Scoped
1969/07/26 ------ Jerry Butler 24 Scoped
Philadelphia KYW 1060 1939/--/--   Jan Savitt and His Top Hatters.  Station celebrates new studios. 24 None
1965/09/21 11:47 Bill Webber.  Final minutes before change to all-news format. 25 None
1999/12/31 23:45 New Year's Eve includes 15 minutes montage of KYW airchecks and news headlines from the 1950s to the present leading into the new century. 46 None
WBUX (Doylestown) 1570 1993/12/28 ------ Scott Lowe and Dave Bartley 5 Scoped
WCAU-FM 98.1 1972/02/--   Jim Nettleton 61 None
1973/08/07 14:45 Jim Nettleton/Oldies ("Golden 98") 51 None
1981/11/26 11:58 Terry Young, Billy Burke 63 None
1981/12/08 18:30 Todd Parker 28 None
19:00 Terry Young 63 None
1983/04/28   Paul Barsky/CHR 47 None
1983/11/20 20:03 Bill O'Brien 90 None
1984/--/-- ------ Paul Barsky/CHR 6 Scoped
1984/08/-- 19:09 Terry Young 48 None
1985/01/23 19:14 Terry Young 92 None
1985/05/26 17:42 CHR 47 None
WDAS 1480 1982/01/01   Douglas "Jocko" Henderson 61 None
WDRE-FM (Jenkintown) 103.9 1997/02/08   Format switch from alternative (last 45 minutes) to R&B (first 45 minutes) 91 None
WEAZ-FM 101.1 1992/06/11 16:00 AC ("EZ 101") 46 None
WEAZ/WBEB-FM 101.1 1993/04/25   Call letter change from WEAZ ("EZ 101") to WBEB ("B101.1") 47 None
WEGX-FM 106.1 1991/07/16   Spyder Harrison 46 None
1993/03/12   Switch from CHR WEGX ("Eagle 106") to smooth jazz WJJZ 61 None
WFIL 560 1967/12/07 07:03 Bob Allen 46 None
1967/12/08 17:00 Jim Nettleton 56 None
1969/01/30 15:08 Jim Nettleton 26 None
1970/08/28 22:55 Long John Wade 44 None
1971/03/27 22:01 Dan Donovan 29 None
1972/--/-- ------ Pams series 43 jingles 3 ------
1972/01/26 09:02 Jim O'Brien 28 None
14:00 Tom Dooley 30 None
1974/02/-- ------ Dave Parks/Dan Donovan 31 Scoped
1974/02/25 00:53 Kevin McCarthy 110 None
1974/03/01 15:30 Dan Donovan 73 None
1974/09/06 18:05 George Michael.  Last show. 124 None
1975/05/15 07:57 Jim O'Brien 36  None
1977/09/09 14:10 Dan Donovan 32 Partly (news, commercials)
1983/09/02   Jim Nettleton.  Baseball player Pete Rose, then with the Phillies, introduces the president and program director of WFIL, who announce the return to WFIL of the Boss Radio oldies format. 61 None
1985/05/09 18:00 Joey Reynolds 113 None
1986/04/15 09:51 Michael and Kathi Sarzynski leading into Scott Taylor at 10:00 61 None
WIBF-FM 103.9 1992/11/09   Change from religious/ethnic format to modern rock. 46 None
WIBG 990 1957/07/09 20:35 Joe Niagara 29 None
1960/09/06 08:00 Bill Wright 46 None
1961/01/06 17:00 Jerry Stevens 54 None
1961/11/14 17:00 Jerry Stevens 59 None
1961/11/15 08:00 Bill "Jones Boy" Jones 59 None
1964/--/-- ------ Larry Justice 4 Scoped
1965/06/21 ------ Dean Tyler 4 Scoped
1966/08/01 11:59 Bill Wright 59 None
1968/07/16 17:38 Gary Mitchell/Ray Gilmore 29 None
1971/01/20 11:00 Bob Gross 59 None
1972/01/26 07:03 Don Wade 53 None
1972/09/08 16:00 Bill Winters 30 None
1977/09/09 11:17  Last half hour of Joe Niagra on the last day of WIBG.  Station ended at 6 p.m.  27 None
WIFI-FM 92.5 1973/07/12 08:17 Hy Lit 89 None
1981/11/--   CHR (some DX) 45 None
1981/11/25 12:30 Liz Kiley 44 None
1981/11/29 16:47 Bill O'Brien 44 None
1982/01/16 13:49 Bill O'Brien 45 None
1983/07/01   Lee Paris/AOR ("I-92") 46 None
WIP 610 1960/12/02 07:00 Joe McCauley 59 None
1964/02/24 17:00 Tom Brown 59 None
1964/02/27 12:00 Jim Tate 31 None
17:30 Tom Brown 29 None
1964/10/09 12:00 Jim Tate 59 None
1973/08/27 15:08 Dick Clayton 47 None
WLCE-FM 104.5 2001/04/18   Ron O'Brien ("The New Alice 104.5") 74 None
WMGK-FM 102.9 1994/07/10   Change from AC to all '70s. Announced by Julian Breen 47 None
WOGL-FM 98.1 1992/06/06   Harvey Holiday.  Top 20 of 6/6/57. 87 None
1993/04/23-04/25 ------ Radio Greats Reunion 212 None
1994/10/-- 19:32 Harvey Holiday 60 None
1994/12/18 20:40 Harvey Holiday with Richard Barrett.  Doo-wop. 167 None
1996/05/11 10:00 Disk jockey reunion 612 None
1996/06/16 19:49 Harvey Holiday 94 None
1996/10/14   Hy Lit/Oldies 63 None
1996/12/22    Jim Nettleton ("Oldies 98"). Last 15 of top 20 of 12/22/66 76 None
1998/03/29 19:14 Harvey Holiday 95 None
1998/06/17 21:00 Harvey Holiday 46 None
2001/10/03 00:00 "Unknown DJ" (Ron O'Brien) 65 None
2002/03/24 19:29 Harvey Holiday.  Doo-wop 46 None
2004/06/11 05:00 Don Cannon 241 None
2004/06/14 05:00 Tom Matthews (first half hour) followed by Ross Brittain 241 None
WPEN 950 2005/09/30 17:58 Jim Nettleton (last show)/Oldies 64 None
WPGR 1540 1989/01/21 15:15 Armand.  Doo-wop. 92 None
1989/02/11 15:05 Armand.  Doo-wop. 93 None
1989/02/18 15:00 Armand.  Doo-wop. 93 None
1995/06/30 19:45 Georgie Woods plays Hope That We Can Be Together Soon by Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes as "Geator Gold Radio" goes dark. Aircheck ends in static. 46 None
WPLY-FM 100.3 1996/10/15 07:05 Paul Barsky/("Y-100") 95 None
WSNI-FM 104.5 1985/05/18   Hy Lit/Oldies 45 None
1987/06/30 17:51 Paul Tyler followed by Eric Johnson/CHR 46 None
WWDB-FM 96.5 1991/10/13   Sid Mark hosting "The Music Machine."  Pop standards, show music. 32 None
WWSH-FM 106.1 1974/12/25   Christmas music on Christmas Day 1974. 134 None
WYSP-FM 94.1 2003/03/--   The Greaseman 44 None
WXPN-FM 88.5 2012/02/29 15:50 U of Pennsylvania NPR station. Announcement of the death of The Monkees' Davy Jones, who died this date at age 66. 18 None
2012/11/19 09:45 "Morning Show" with Mike Vasilikos/AAA format. 74 None
WXTU-FM 92.5 1984/02/29 16:27 Patty Jackson/CHR 27 None
WYXR-FM 104.5 1996/07/26   Ron O'Brien 33 None
1998/01/17   Ron O'Brien/CHR ("Star 104.5").  '80s Time Machine Weekend. 61 None
1998/03/21 21:10 Craig Allen/CHR ("Star 104.5") 93 None
Pittsburgh KDKA 1020 1964/03/12 17:32 Clark Race 25 None
1969/12/31 13:08 Art Pallen 46 None
KQV 1410 1962/--/--   Dick Drury/MOR 21 None
1962/08/07 07:00 Keeve Berman/MOR (outstanding quality aircheck) 29 None
1966/07/31 11:18 Hal Murray 41 None
1966/08/01 16:48 Greg Scott 31 None
1967/01/21 19:20 Jim Quinn 59 None
1968/08/16 21:43 Todd Chase 139 None
1969/02/-- ------ Kris Erik Stevens 6 Scoped
KQV-FM 102.5 1968/08/16   Todd Chase.  Note that this aircheck was presented to me as being of KQV-FM, even though the jingles say "1410," which was the KQV-AM frequency.  Perhaps this was an AM/FM simulcast, which was not uncommon at the time. 139 None
WAMO 860 1960/06/14   Porky Chedwick 66 None
WJAS 1320 1973/03/14 18:00 Jack Armstrong 79 None
WKTQ 1320 1977/03/04 21:00 Rick Hughes 63 None
1980/08/03 19:00 Don Bombard 43 None
WVTY-FM 96.1 1994/12/23 17:02 Glenn "Bumper" Morgan/'70s to '90s music.  ("Variety 96") 26 None
WYEP-FM 91.3 1985/10/06   W. T. Koltek 90 None
Red Lion WSOX-FM 96.1 2012/02/29   Announcement of the death of the Monkees' Davy Jones, who died this date at age 66. 10 Partly
Scranton WARM 590 1961/10/06 08:43 George Gilbert 18 None
Sharon WYFM-FM 102.9 1998/06/06 20:00 AC ("Y-103") 48 None
St. Mary's WKYN-FM 97.1 1987/08/-- 05:33 "M.J.D."/CHR 43 None
State College WRSC 1390 1981/07/-- 16:05 "The Roberts"/CHR ("Lion country radio.") 37 None
Wilkes-Barre WKRZ-FM 98.5 1993/04/30 ------ Clarke Ingram 6 Scoped
York WSBA 910 1967/06/14 14:08 Dan Donovan 21 None
WYCR-FM 98.5 1998/04/23 21:50 CHR ("98-YCR") 46 None