Eastern Microwave, Incorporated

Eastern Microwave, Incorporated was a satellite distributor of cable television stations. Among the stations they distributed were WOR-TV/WWOR-TV in New York City (local feed from 1979 to 1989, Special national feed from 1990 to 1996) and WSBK-TV in Boston. In 1996, EMI sold the satellite distribution rights to both WWOR and WSBK to Newhouse-owned Advance Entertainment Corporation.


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