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AirCheck adds 51 DAB+ Stations to Monitoring Network


23rd July 2019                                                                                                         MEDIA RELEASE


AirCheck adds 51 DAB+ Stations to Monitoring Network


AirCheck, the leader in broadcast monitoring, announced today that it will begin monitoring 51 DAB+ stations across Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth.

Beginning with Perth, 51 DAB+ stations will be added across Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide, in addition to the 58 FM and AM stations already monitored nationwide. The process is expected to be completed by the end of October.

This brings the total number of radio stations monitored to 109, in addition to 11 Free-To-Air and Music TV channels in Sydney and Brisbane.

The DAB+ stations will comprise all major digital stations owned by Australian Radio Network, Nova Entertainment and Southern Cross Austereo, including Coles Radio, The 80s iHeartRadio, The 90s iHeartRadio, Buddha Hits, Easy Hits, Old Skool Hits, Triple M Aussie, Triple M Classic Rock, Triple M Country and Triple M Greatest Hits.

President of RCS, Philippe Generali, said today: “DAB+ is a highly competitive radio market and this new service will give radio, its advertisers and media agencies transparent and independent commercial airplay verification. Many current subscribers have welcomed the introduction of AirCheck’s DAB+ market intelligence and competitive analysis.”

AirCheck is the most accurate and immediate broadcast monitoring platform and exclusively supplies airplay data for Mediaweek, Radioinfo, The Music Network, and Mediabase.





AirCheck, the Leader in Local Media Monitoring in Australia, checks the airplay of songs and commercials on ALL 58 commercial radio stations 24/7 in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Adelaide, Perth, Central Coast, Newcastle and Geelong, plus Triple j and FBi in Sydney, Fresh in Adelaide and Apple Music’s Beats1. A full list of stations monitored is available at


For further information, please contact Mike Crothers at RCS on (02) 8424 3300 or email


About AirCheck

AirCheck is the nation's leading media monitoring and verification service. AirCheck uses patented technology to match audio to fingerprints of thousands of commercials and songs every day and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of RCS. Subscribers to AirCheck include all major radio networks, major and independent record companies, media investment companies, print media, advertisers and their media agencies. AirCheck is protected by U.S. Patent 5,437,050.


About RCS

RCS has a proud history of innovation, currently holding 45 patents in the field of broadcasting. Inventors of computerized music scheduling with the legendary Selector, RCS continues to lead the way with multiple award-winning products such as Zetta radio automation, GSelector, music scheduling, the ground-breaking 2GO series of mobile solutions and professional streaming with Revma. The most respected names in the industry choose RCS as their software provider because the best use the best.