WCMA (AM)

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WCMA
CityBayamon, Puerto Rico
Broadcast areaPuerto Rico
BrandingCima 103.7
SloganLa Que Rompe el Ritmo
Frequency1600 kHz
Translator(s)W279BU 103.7 (San Juan)
W241DE 96.1 (Bayamon)
First air dateAugust 1966[1]
FormatSpanish Tropical
Power5,000 watts (unlimited)
ClassB
Facility ID39145
Transmitter coordinates18°21′38″N 66°09′30″W / 18.36056°N 66.15833°W / 18.36056; -66.15833Coordinates: 18°21′38″N 66°09′30″W / 18.36056°N 66.15833°W / 18.36056; -66.15833
Callsign meaningCima
Former callsignsWLUZ (1966-2012)
OwnerCadena Cima
(La Más Z Radio, Inc.)
Sister stationsWDNO
WLUZ
WZCA
WWNA
WLYM-LP
WebcastCima 103.7
Websitewww.cima103.com

WCMA (1600 AM, "Cima 103.7") is a radio station broadcasting a Spanish Tropical format.[2] Licensed to Bayamon, Puerto Rico, it serves all of Puerto Rico.[1] The station is currently owned by La Mas Z Radio, Inc., and shares with translator stations W279BU (103.7 FM) in San Juan and W241DE (96.1 FM), also licensed to Bayamon. it is operated by Cadena Cima, a subsidiary of RM Entertainment, Inc. The station was originally known as WLUZ, founded by Puerto Rican producer Tommy Muñiz after the original owner's wife, Luz María García de la Noceda.[1]

Cima Radio Network[edit]

WCMA is the flagship station of the Cima Radio Network. WCMA's programming is also heard on WDNO 960 AM in Quebradillas, W250CF 97.9 FM in Arecibo, W256DX 99.1 FM in Aguadilla, WJIT 1250 AM in Sabana & W267DD 101.3 FM in Vega Alta.

Translator stations[edit]

Broadcast translators of WCMA
Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license ERP
W
FCC info
W279BU 103.7 FM San Juan, Puerto Rico .116 FCC
W241DE 96.1 FM Bayamon, Puerto Rico .25 FCC

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Albanese, Lorelei (July 27, 2006). "Radio Luz celebrates 40 years". Caribbean Business.
  2. ^ Jacobs, George (2007). National Radio: Puerto Rico (US Associated). World Radio TV Handbook 2007: The Directory of Global Broadcasting. Billboard Books. pp. 305–306. ISBN 0-8230-5997-9.

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