Stations left in limbo by the incentive auction and repack can now amend applications to move forward.
The company will pivot to serve the transmitter needs of LPTV stations affected by the repack.
Stations are relocating, but with STAs and temp facilities.
Consumers using antennas will need to rescan their TVs to access newly relocated stations.
With phase six ending Friday, Pai estimates more than 600 stations will have relocated to their new channels.
LPTVs and translator stations now have until Nov. 14.
Opening the window effectively ends a possible life-threatening crisis for many low power stations.
For stations still transitioning as part of repack, minor modification applications can be filed for the first time in six years.
WorldCast Systems and CONNECT handling the job.
Los Angeles Spanish-speaking station gets a custom tower design to meet repack needs.
The stacked antenna arrays are bound for Dallas and Boston to support the repack.
YouTube video instructs viewers how to rescan their TVs to find relocated stations.