NRK1 facts for kids

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Launched 1954 (experimental);
1958 (first programme);
20 August 1960 (official)
Owned by NRK
Picture format 16:9 / HD 720p
Audience share 40% (March 2007, [1])
Country  Norway
Formerly called NRK (until 1996)
Sister channel(s) NRK2, NRK3, NRK Super
Website Official website
Canal Digital Channel 01 (200-209 local news)
Nationwide in Norway
Norwegian districts of Spain, ex. Alfaz del Pi

NRK1 is the main television channel of Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation (NRK). Test broadcasts started on 12 January 1954, regular test broadcasts started on 13 April 1958 and regular broadcasts started on 20 August 1960. It is Norway's oldest and largest television channel. Previously known as simply as "NRK", the channel now known as "NRK1", to distinguish itself from sister channel "NRK2", which started broadcasting in 1996.

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