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GMA Network commissioned a new 5-kilowatt UHF TV relay station in Butuan City last September 4.

GMA Network commissions new UHF TV relay station in Butuan City



In line with its continued effort to upgrade and expand its signal presence in the country, GMA Network commissioned a new 5-kilowatt UHF TV relay station in Butuan City last September 4.
 
The TV relay station enables the re-broadcast of programs emanating from the GMA Cagayan de Oro satellite station and can be freely received by viewers on Channel 26 using either an indoor or outdoor TV antenna.
 
Following the completion of the project, an initial signal survey was conducted by the Network’s transmission team in the City of Butuan and its environs, and results revealed the superiority of GMA’s signal over ABS-CBN.
 
“Our superior analog signal reinforces yet again our commitment to offer our programs to a wider audience,” says GMA Senior Vice President for Engineering Elvis B. Ancheta.
 
The new TV-26 Butuan brings to 52 the total number of GMA transmitting stations nationwide.
 
In 2014, GMA also commissioned a number of new projects including new 2KW TV relay station in Daet, Camarines Norte.

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