Belo Tests New HD System at St. Louis’s KMOV

By Andrew Gauthier 

TV Technology

KMOV, the CBS affiliate in St. Louis, is now producing its daily newscasts in HD with Grass Valley’s Ignite automation production system.

The station is part of the Belo group and using the system in conjunction with its Grass Valley Kayak switcher.

“We’re very attracted to the cost savings that we will realize as a result of installing the Ignite system,” said Walt Nichol, KMOV’s director of technology. “We’re the first station to go with control room automation among Belo’s television stations” More…