Northland Business Solutions Services

Traffic and Spot Delivery Information

Specifications

Acceptable File Formats

.MOV, .MPG2, .AVI.
Your video file must have at least 5 seconds of black and then the beginning of your spot followed by 2 seconds of black.

File Compression Guidelines

720x480 Resolution 29.97 frame rate

Accepted delivery formats for spot encoding

Playable DVD
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DG Fastchannel
System Code/
Call no: 1693
MiniDV -
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BetaSP Analog -
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Electronic delivery formats

FTP Site

Host: ftp.fileserve360.com
Username: northland@fileserve360.com
Password: password123

Email Links

Email your spot to both Phillip pal@nctv.com & Tikia tikiab@nctv.com using:

www.yousendit.com
www.sendspace.com
www.extremereach.com

Deadlines (Eastern Time)

This schedule will vary during holidays. Please contact your representative or the traffic department for changes to deadline. The deadline for co-op scripts is the last Friday of the broadcast month. Emailed traffic needs to be sent to your A/E as well as to Pam Piazza, Traffic Manager at pamcacse@nctv.com.

Desired Start Date Schedules and Traffic
Instruction Deadline
Spot Arrival Deadline
to Office in Statesboro, GA
Tuesday Noon on Monday 3pm on Monday
Wednesday Noon on Tuesday 3pm on Tuesday
Thursday Noon on Wednesday 3pm on Wednesday
Friday Noon on Thursday 3pm on Thursday
Sat, Sun, or Mon Noon on Thursday Noon on Friday

Click to download the production specifications pdf