This is the Peruvian History section of
The Broadcast Archive
Barry Mishkind - The Eclectic Engineer
Wireless telegraphy was inagurated in Lima, on San Cristobal hill on
June 16, 1912.
Peru's first commercial station: OAX
opened in Lima on 380 m with 6 a kW Marconi Type L transmitter on June 15, 1925.
(The Peruvian Broadcasting Company was legally
registered September 29, 1924.)
Today there are lots of radio stations in Peru. Most of them are
maintained by Ewan Parry, after riding up to 20 hours on buses. It can take a
stong posterior to be in radio in Peru!
For more information, please contact Ewan Parry firstname.lastname@example.org