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
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 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)
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
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
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
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