Dutch broadcaster Radio 10 Gold is announcing that the new high power mediumwave service on 1008 kHz will be officially launched at 1008 local time (0808 UTC) tomorrow. However, Media Network understands that the transmitter will be switched on at midnight (2200 UTC) tonight.
Update 1230 UTC:
The Radio 10 Gold Web site has added a short history of transmissions on and near AM 1008 kHz, and some photos of the Flevo site. Confirms power will be 400 kW, and 1395 continues till 1st August. Click on the link on the Home Page.
Update 1500 UTC:
Dutch media site radio.nl reports that from tomorrow, Radio 10 Gold will have a new news provider: Novum Nieuws, replacing ANP. Novum has been providing a radio news service for the past 14 months, and is currently servicing about 100 local stations as well as ID&T Radio. Radio 10 Gold becomes the second national station to use Novum Nieuws.