Third MX Settlement Window - OPEN! FILING STARTS DECEMBER 24!
From December 24, 2014 through March 23, 2015 at 6:00PM EST, specific LPFM applicants in the states of AL, AR, FL, GA, LA, MS, OK, PR and TX can file major change amendments to break out of MX groups. Lead scoring applicants in each group can file partial settlement agreements for the purpose of aggregating points. The deadline for filing amendments and time share are the same for this window!

For engineering assistance, please contact us at 1-844-REC-LPFM.

For a list of the LPFM applicants that may be participating in this filing window, click here. (Tentative selectees have a yellow background.)
For our daily update on the progress on each MX group, click here.

FCC Public Notice from September 5, 2014 announcing settlement window
Appendix A - LPFM applicants included in the group including tentative selectees

For the daily MX window updates
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Earthquake Early Warning (EEW) in Japan

Japan has developed a very sophisticated Early Earthquake Warning (EEW) system that is linked to the nation's broadcasters as well as to wireless telephones, stand alone devices and the internet.

Here is an instructional video about Japan's EEW system produced by the Japanese Meteorological Agency:

Demonstrations of the Japanese Early Earthquake Warning (EEW) system:

Japan

This is an aircheck from NHK from an unknown date of a magnitude 6.0 earthquake that reached a intensity of 6-upper (on the Shindo scale from 0 to 7) in Shizuoka Prefecture southwest of Tokyo:

Chile

An over the air system that replicates the Japanese EEW system is in use in Chile. Here is an example of an activation of their system. Notice the many similarities to the broadcast from Japan:

EEW at REC

REC Networks' J1 Radio uses data from Japan's EEW system to deliver warning messages over the air and our website. For more information, visit http://en.j1fm.com/earthquake