LITHUANIAN BROADCASTERS
COMPARATIVE DATA
as of September 10, 1996



1. RADIO

 
Station/Network Owner-
ship
Start-
ing
year
Bands [1] No. of transmitters Total
transmitter
power
in kW
Turnover 1995,
in USD
No. of
emp-
loy-
ees
Audience share %
July 1996
own leased weekly daily
Lietuvos Radijasstate 1926AM,FM,OIRT,SW12 -33919.0 450,000NA34.5 44.9
M-1priv. 1989FM,OIRT12 13427.0 625,0002524.7 28.0
Radiocentraspriv. 1991FM,OIRT10 15-14.5 225,0002612.5 7.8
Ultra Virespriv. 1994FM,OIRT8 819.5 NA (*)302.9 1.6
Hanzapriv. 1994FM9 -92.7 62,500120.6 NA
Laisvoji Bangapriv. 1994FM3 329.5 150,000152.8 1.4
Znad Wiliipriv. 1992FM,OIRT1 115.0 125,000274.9 4.1
LaLunapriv. 1995FM1 1-0.1 32,500201.5 0.8
Taupriv. 1990FM1 1-1.0 15,000NA0.8 0.7
Saulės Radijasmunic. NAFM,OIRT1 -2NA NANANA NA
Alytaus Radijaspriv. 1993OIRT1 1-1.0 NANANA NA
Titanikapriv. 1992FM1 1-NA NANA0.7 0.3
Kauno Fonaspriv. 1995FM1 1-NA NANA0.5 0.2
Mažeikių Aidaspriv. 1996FM1 1-1.0 -4NA NA
Aukštaitijos Radijasmunic. NAFM1 1-0.5 NANANA NA
Pūkaspriv. 1996FM,OIRT1 2-1.0 -224.8 4.7
Ratekonapriv. 1996FM,SW2 1150.025 -2NA -

Remarks: [1] Number of transmitter sites (stations) used
(*) Ultra Vires does not provide this data to the public
Data on Lietuvos Radijas does not include the 100 kW transmitter leased at Julich station, Germany

 

2. TELEVISION

 
Station/Network Owner-
ship
Start-
ing
year
[1] No. of
trans-
mitters
Total
transmitter
power
in kW
Turnover
1995
in USD
No. of
emp-
loy-
ees
Audience share
%
Spring 1996
Affiliated to
own leased weekly daily
Lietuvos TV state 1957 16 - 16 130.81 NA 772 NA 29.9 -
Tele-3 priv. 1993 14 - 14 66.0 1,500,000 70 NA 22.2 -
LNK mixed 1995 15 - 15 115.8 NA NA NA 27.5 -
Baltijos TV mixed 1993 20* 14 11* 28.72* 750,000 84 NA 4.7 -
Kaunas Plius priv. 1993 1 - 1 1.0 325,000 28 NA 3.7 -
Vilniaus TV priv. 1994 1 - 1 1.0 118,500 25 NA 2.9 -
Pan-TV priv. 1991 1 1 - 0.1 75,000 10 NA NA Baltijos TV
Šiaulių TV munic. 1991 1 - 1 0.2 125,000 13 NA NA Baltijos TV
Klaipėdos TV munic. 1991 1 - 1 0.1 NA NA NA NA Baltijos TV
Kėdainių Krašto TV munic. 1990 1 1 - 0.1 NA NA NA NA Baltijos TV
Marijampolės TV munic. NA 1 - 1 0.1 NA NA NA NA Baltijos TV
Tauragės TV-3 priv. 1991 1 1 - 0.01 NA NA NA NA -
5 Kanalas priv. 1993 1 - 1 0.1 NA NA NA NA -
Aidas priv. 1994 1 1 - 0.1 NA NA NA NA -
Telebirža priv. 1994 1 1 - 0.01 NA NA NA NA Baltijos TV
Druskininkų TV munic. NA 1 - 1 0.1 NA NA NA NA -
Mažeikių TV priv. NA 1 1 - 0.04 NA NA NA NA Baltijos TV
Raseinių TV priv. 1995 1 1 - 0.05 NA NA NA NA Baltijos TV
Elektrėnų "Versmės" TV munic. 1994 1 1 - 0.02 NA NA NA NA Baltijos TV

Remarks: [1] Number of transmitter sites (stations) used
(*) Including 9 affiliates

 

3. NETWORKS

 
OwnerBandNo. of
transmitters
Power of
transmitters
in kW
Total
transmitter power
in kW
User
Lietuvos
Radijo ir Televizijos
Centras

(Lithuanian
Radio and Television
Center)

AM325 - 500575Lietuvos Radijas
AM81 - 150246
OIRT6424
OIRT6424
OIRT4416M-1
OIRT5420Laisvoji Banga (partly)
FM90.2 - 0.53.3Lietuvos Radijas
FM90.2 - 0.52.7Hanza
TV160.01 - 50130.81Lietuvos TV
TV140.1 - 20115.8LNK
TV150.1 - 2066Tele-3
M-1FM11111M-1
RadiocentrasFM10110Radiocentras
OIRT50.5 - 14.5
Ultra ViresFM80.5 - 15.5Ultra Vires
Baltijos TVTV140.2 - 0.58Baltijos TV
Laisvoji BangaFM30.51.5Laisvoji Banga

 


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