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Air Check

A recording of a broadcast given to an advertiser. The air check proves to the advertiser that a commercial or advertisement in fact aired. It also includes the announcer's introduction and/or a portion of his/her show. This is used by radio stations and advertisers to find new talent.
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Just for fun, I played some radio air checks for my broadcasting class.
The air checks will be done in living rooms, where levels of such chemicals are believed to be relatively higher as more sunlight makes living rooms warmer.
Cameron and Blount gathered "air checks" (taped complete newscasts) and used content analysis of the air checks to see how those newscasts handled the VNR "America Responds to AIDS" created on behalf of the Centers for Disease Control.
Unified's safety team to recommend that the district expand its routine air checks for those substances, Bellomo said.
On machine-tool fixtures, the location points have air checks.
Broadcast journalists, TV and radio, will have a special opportunity: a professional critique of their tapes or air checks by two distinguished broadcast veterans.
However, contrary to Lithuanian law, these air checks do not measure Tritium and C-14.
Virgin Atlantic Airways announced today the repositioning of the Virgin Atlantic GlobalFlyer experimental aircraft to Salinas, Kansas, from the Mojave Desert where exhaustive air checks and test flights have been conducted.