While the national DTV transition will
be on February 17, 2009, the Wilmington,
North Carolina area transitioned at 12 noon on
September 8, 2008. Full-power
commercial TV stations now only broadcast in
digital. Digital broadcasting allows stations to offer improved picture and sound quality and additional channels. Find out more about whether or not you will be impacted by the digital TV (DTV) transition.
Wilmington, NC First in Flight - First in Digital:
DTV Transition Premieres in Wilmington, North Carolina.
DTV Test Pilot Program - Analog Broadcasts Ended September 8, 2008.
Chairman Martin's Remarks at the Digital Television Switch-Over in
Commissioner Copps' Remarks at the Digital Television Switch-Over in
DTV Web Site for all areas except Wilmington, NC.