Dan's Aircheck Trading Emporium

District of Columbia Airchecks

Includes only stations licensed to D.C. For stations licensed to adjacent Maryland or Virginia (such as WAVA), please check that state's list.

Call Letters Frequency Date (YYYY/MM/DD) Start Time Disk Jockey and/or format (positioner) Duration (min) Scoping
WASH-FM 97.1 1976/07/18 19:13 Bob Duckman.  "Thing of the Past" oldies show. 185 None
1980/04/30 23:31 Bob Duckman 46 None
1983/09/01 06:58 Bill Tanner.  "Tanner in the Morning"/CHR ("Wash-FM") 62 None
1983/09/02 09:03 Bill Tanner 57 None
1984/04/20 07:45 Bill Tanner 47 None
1984/12/24 06:14 Duke Walker and Jim Reihle 47 None
1987/10/30 12:15 Marilyn Thompson 94 None
1990/04/25 22:30 Mark Howard Jones (Wash-FM 97.1) 47 None
1993/04/10   AC 46 None
1997/04/25 10:30 Scott Brady/AC ("Soft Rock") 96 None
1997/09/08 22:50 Glen Hollis 70 None
1997/09/09 00:00 Bob McLain 26 None
1999/10/23   unnamed DJ ("Soft Rock 97.1") 47 None
1999/12/09 07:20 Bill and Tim/AC ("Soft Rock Wash-FM") 46 None
2000/10/28   Glen Hollis 45 None
2000/12/13 05:10 Broadcast day for this date. Nine-plus continuous hours.  Much conversation about the George Bush/Al Gore 2000 presidential election and the battle at the Supreme Court. 552 None
2000/12/15 12:56 Mark Rider 74 None
2001/02/01 20:15 Glen Hollis 94 None
2001/05/05   Glen Hollis.  "After Hours" program. 62 None
2001/12/11 20:53 Glen Hollis.  "After Hours" program followed by James Snyder.  Christmas music. 369 None
WBIG-FM 100.3 1993/06/24 17:39 Tom Kelly followed by Bonnie Phillips. Oldies. 63 None
1996/07/04 10:18 Johnny Dark/Oldies 47 None
1996/10/26   Johnny Dark/Oldies 31 None
1999/12/08 15:25 Oldies ("Oldies 100") 47 None
1999/12/09 08:25 Oldies ("Oldies 100") 47 None
2001/10/14 15:12 Kenny Franklin 74 None
2002/04/18 19:15 Goldy 80 None
WGAY-FM 99.5 1966/--/--   Easy listening ("Stereo 99.5") 79 None
1987/05/11 11:25 Easy listening 32 None
1993/04/10 10:20 Chris Connors/soft AC ("Easy 99.5") 46 None
1996/07/29 08:40 Keith MacDonald/soft AC ("The new WGAY 99.5FM")  61 None
1998/12/--   Gary Hamilton/AC ("Lite FM") 91 None
1998/12/17   AC ("Lite FM") 90 None
WHFS-FM 102.3 1965/--/-- 22:24  "Washington's High Fidelity Stereo."  Date is assumed.  Standards.  "Sounds of Jazz."  Dick Porter announces repeatedly that WHFS will begin “continuous stereo broadcasting from 12 noon to midnight, seven days a week” the following day. 32 None
WHUR-FM 96.3 1999/12/08 22:25 Urban AC 46 None
WJMO-FM 99.5 1999/12/08 15:30 Oldies ("Jammin' 99") 46 None
20:00 Oldies ("Jammin' 99) 46 None
1999/12/09 07:25 Oldies ("Jammin' 99) 47 None
2001/04/02 16:44 Switch from jammin' oldies "Jammin' 99-5" to short-lived "Survivor Radio."  Features the last few songs of the jammin' oldies format leading to CHR Survivor Radio.  47 None
2001/04/06 16:40 "Survivor Radio" ends and CHR "Hot 99-5" begins. 47 None
WKYS-FM 93.9 1989/08/15 12:10 Kevin James/CHR ("Kiss") 18 None
13:12 Kevin James 18 None
WMOD-FM 98.7 1973/01/24 16:04 Jeff Leonard.  "Classic rock and roll hits." 56 News scoped
1974/02/04   Casey O'Leary.  Buddy Holly tribute show.  Holly died 2/3/59. 188 None
WOL 1450 1966/08/--   Rudy Runnels 24 None
1970/10/10   Jim Kelsey 32 None
1972/03/29 15:05 Bobby Bennett ("Soul Radio") 30 None
1972/03/30 07:02 Bill Haywood 31 None
WOOK 1340 1966/05/19 14:05 Johnny Lloyd 60 None
WRC 980 1972/09/29 14:15 Willard Scott and Ed Walker.  Final show. 44 None
1973/01/21 12:23 Mark Driscoll 44 None
1973/08/09 18:08 Greaseman 59 None
1973/12/25 12:03 Johnny Andrews 31 None
15:08 Simon Trane 27 None
WRQX-FM 107.3 1979/03/31 10:59 Joe Cipriano 46 None
1982/12/31 19:30 Countdown of the Top 82 of 1982.  This aircheck picks up with song #74.  Jim Elliot, Scott Woodside, and others. 345 None
1985/12/-- 21:55 Vinnie Brown.  Top 10 at 10 (not complete). 36 None
1986/03/10 22:00 Paul Fuller.  Top 10 at 10 (not complete). 46 None
1986/04/04 22:56 Sandy Weaver 47 None
1988/04/29 17:28 Chris Jagger ("Q-107") 66 None
1997/04/28 08:24 Jack Diamond/Hot AC ("Mix 107.3") 47 None
1997/04/29 08:43 Jack Diamond and Randy James morning show. 47 None
1999/12/08 20:55 Hot AC ("Mix 107.3") 46 None
1999/12/09 15:15 Hot AC ("Mix 107.3") 46 None
2000/04/02 20:58 Chris Roth 47 None
2001/10/14 09:14 Linda Rose 46 None
10:00 Larry London 29 None
2002/09/30 20:00 Spanky. Hot AC ("MIx 107.3") 78 None
WTEM 980 1997/01/21   Don Imus - Wolfman Jack tribute.  The Wolfman, Robert Smith, died on July 1, 1995.  He was born January 21, 1938, so this tribute is on what would have been his 59th birthday. 20 None
WWDC 1260 1957/12/18 09:58 Fred Fisk/MOR 47 None
1961/06/07 17:00 Carrol James/MOR 56 None
1967/07/03 16:58 Carrol James 31 None
1972/04/20 ---- Johnny Holliday 28 Scoped
WWDC-FM 101.1 1982/09/15 07:31 The Greaseman 61 None
1984/03/18 07:49 The Greaseman 62 None
1985/07/-- 07:31 The Greaseman 93 None
1986/09/11 07:18 The Greaseman 47 None
1987/05/23   The Greaseman 91 None
1987/06/10 07:03 The Greaseman 94 None
1987/06/15 06:59 The Greaseman 91 None
1987/06/25 07:11 The Greaseman 91 None
1987/07/23 06:45 The Greaseman 93 None
1987/08/26 06:00 The Greaseman 178 None
1987/10/07 08:02 The Greaseman 93 None
1987/11/--   The Greaseman 90 None
1987/12/15 06:38 The Greaseman 46 None
1988/02/17 06:00 The Greaseman 46 None
1988/03/11 06:53 The Greaseman 47 None
1988/03/30 06:50 The Greaseman 46 None
1988/04/15 06:00 The Greaseman 91 None
1988/04/29 20:41 The Greaseman 57 None
1988/09/03   The Greaseman 92 None
1988/10/11 06:03 The Greaseman 93 None
1988/11/15 08:53 The Greaseman 46 None
1989/02/16 07:16 The Greaseman 45 None
1991/10/08 06:36 The Greaseman 46 None
1999/12/08 22:25 Active Rock ("DC-101") 47 None
2008/08/16 07:58 The Greaseman 93 None