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9400 - 1455 - Radio Sweden, Sweden - (EE) - sio:344 - The Week Gone By, wSwedish news topics in English - Asia / Oceanic service (per primetimeshortwave) ****** Finally got around to Fixing the problem with posting a log here ****** - - (Kenwood R2000 - 30 meter longwire - NJ - USA - 10 Jan 2010)
Bob - Jan 10 15:11

6175 - 0100 - V of V, Vietnam - (ee) - sio:555 - news of DPRK/JAPAN at odds over a island at 0130 to VV - (Drake r8a woth end fed long wire - texas - 12/29/2009)
texas - Dec 29 01:31

5960 - 2330 - VofT, Turkey - (ee) - sio:455 - Muffled audio music,news? lots of music - (Drake R8a end fed long wire at 35ft - texas - 12/28/2009)
texas - Dec 29 00:01

6040 KHz - 0400 UTC - V of Turkey, Turkey - (EE) - sio:454 - Program Info : News at 0400 UT / Target : NA, EU - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire 25 feet high - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - Dec. 9, 2009-ut Date Dec. 10, 2009)
Dave - KCBRO - Dec 10 20:25

6980 KHz - 0232 UTC - RTI, Taiwan - (EE) - sio:555 - Target - NA, LA / Relay : WYFR U.S.A. - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire 25 feet high - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - Dec. 9, 2009-ut Date Dec. 10, 2009)
Dave - KCBRO - Dec 10 20:20

7405 KHz - 0152 UTC - VOA, U.S.A. - (EE) - sio:445 - Program Info : voa special english / Sign off : 0200 UTC - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire 25 feet high - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - Dec. 9, 2009-ut Date Dec. 10, 2009)
Dave - KC0BRO - Dec 10 20:03

15720 KHz - 2331 UTC - RNZI, New Zealand - (EE) - sio:343 - Target - Oceania - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire 25 feet high - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - Dec. 9, 2009)
Dave - KCBRO - Dec 10 19:50

15720 KHz - 3231 UTC - RNZI, New Zealand - (EE) - sio:343 - Target - Oceania - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire 25 feet high - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - Dec. 9, 2009)
Dave - KCBRO - Dec 10 19:48

15525 KHz - 2200 UTC - HCJB, Australia - (EE) - sio:252 - Info : Target - Asia - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire 25 feet high - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - Dec. 9, 2009)
Dave - KCBRO - Dec 10 19:06

17740 - 0808 UTC - R.Riydha, Saudi Arabia - (Arabic) - sio:555 - Far better signal than 17730 - (Sony SW7600GR Antenna 5meter clip on wire 3 meters above ground - Plymouth England - 9 Dec 2009)
Frank - Dec 9 08:08

17730 - 0800 UTC - R.Riydha, Saudi Arabia - (Arabic) - sio:423 - Loud buzzing over signal, Time signal and news in Arabic - (Sony SW7600GR Antenna 5meter clip on wire 3 meters above ground - Plymouth England - 9 Dec 2009)
Frank - Dec 9 08:05

17675 - 0730 UTC - R. Farda, Iran - (Persian) - sio:433 - lots of station announcments and refrences to Khatami. Transmission via Irana Wila,Sri Lanka - (Sony SW7600GR Antenna 5meter clip on wire 3 meters above ground - Plymouth England - 9 Dec 2009)
Frank - Dec 9 07:48

11785 - 0710 UTC - R. China Int'l, China - (EE) - sio:544 - China Drive Talking about electric bikes and insuring them . Good programme worth listening to - (Sony SW7600GR Antenna 5meter clip on wire 3 meters above ground - P - 9 Dec 2009)
Frank - Dec 9 07:16

6240khZ - 01.45 UTC - V of Russia, Russia - (EE) - sio:443 - program notes : male announcer presented Russian top 40 music / target area North American - relay station Moldova - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire 25 feet high - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - ut-Date 12/9/2009)
Dave - KCBRO - Dec 9 05:32

6055KHz - 0013 UTC - Ree, Spain - (EE) - sio:434 - program notes : news / there was considerable interference from an adjacent station radio Havana Cuba on frequency 6060 kHz which was very strong in Spanish. - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire 25 feet high - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - ut-Date 12/9/2009)
Dave - KCBRO - Dec 9 05:24

15400KHz - 2041 UTC - BBC World Service, UK - (EE) - sio:555 - programming notes : news hour / the BBC world service broadcasting to Africa / relay station Ascension - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire 25 feet high - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - 12/8/2009)
Dave - KCBRO - Dec 9 05:15

6070KHz - 2014 UTC - CFRX 1010, Canada - (EE) - sio:544 - programming notes : news talk programming - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire 25 feet high - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - 12/8/2009)
Dave - KCØBRO - Dec 9 05:07

6100 - 2200 UTC - Int'l R. Serbia, Serbia - (EE) - sio:555 - News followed by report on Serbian application to join EU - (Sony SW7600GR Antenna 5meter clip on wire 3 meters above ground - Plymouth England - 8 Dec 2009)
Frank - Dec 8 22:14

6270 - 2120 UTC - R. Cairo, Egypt - (EE) - sio:544 - Around the World reports from Britain/Singapore followed by Arabic music - (Sony SW7600GR Antenna 5meter clip on wire 3 meters above ground - Plymouth England - 8 Dec 2009)
Frank - Dec 8 21:29

7430 - 2100 UTC - R. Tirana , Albania - (EE) - sio:555 - News/Press review Fight against organised Maffia crime comment on speech by Senator Withers followed by local music - (Sony SW7600GR Antenna 5meter clip on wire 3 meters above ground - Plymouth England - 8 Dec 2009)
Frank - Dec 8 21:14

9535 - 2030 - R. Thailand , Thailand - (EE) - sio:322 - Repots on Aid to Phillapines (rice/medicine) opening of new airport rail link. Bad signal due to my antenna better signal when holding Balun attached to longwire and touching telescopicantenna - (Sony SW7600GR Antenna 5meter clip on wire 3 meters above ground - Plymouth England - 8 Dec 2009)
Frank - Dec 8 20:57

6175 KHz - 0330 UTC - V of Vietnam, Vietnam - (EE) - sio:222 - the signal was very noisy very hard to hear the transmission. - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire 25 feet high - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - ut - Date 12/8/2009)
Dave - KCBRO - Dec 8 05:08

5950 KHz - 0317 UTC - RTI, Taiwan - (EE) - sio:555 - Relay - Florida U. S. A. WYFR - Broadcasting to North America - program note mail bag program - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire 25 feet high - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - ut - Date 12/8/2009)
Dave - KCBRO - Dec 8 04:32

7375 KHz - 0300 UTC - V of Croatia, Croatia - (EE) - sio:111 - the signal was covered by very heavy noise type interference. - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire 25 feet high - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - ut - Date 12/8/2009)
Dave - KCBRO - Dec 8 04:25

7505 KHz - 0246 UTC - WRNO, U.S.A. - (EE) - sio:222 - they were broadcasting religious music - the station was partially covered by some kind of noisy interference. - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire 25 feet high - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - 12/7/2009)
Dave - KCBRO - Dec 8 04:19

5900 KHz - 0008 UTC - R. Bulgaria, Sofia, Bulgaria - (EE) - sio:353 - Program Info - NA - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire 25 feet high - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - ut - Date 12/7/2009)
Dave - KCBRO - Dec 8 04:13

11650 KHz - 2336 UTC - VOA, U.S.A. - (EE) - sio:453 - News - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire 25 feet high - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - 12/6/2009)
Dave - KCBRO - Dec 8 04:05

9490 KHz - 2224 - VOA, U.S.A. - (EE) - sio:343 - News - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire 25 feet high - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - 12/6/2009)
Dave - KCBRO - Dec 8 03:58

7330 - 2000 - Voice of Russia, Russia - (EE) - sio:555 - News & Views followed by Kaleidoscope covering icon exhibition going to France - (Sony SW7600GR Antenna 5meter clip on wire 3 meters above ground - Plymouth England - 7 Dec 2009)
Frank - Dec 7 20:34

7370 - 0630 - R. Romania Int'l , Romania - (EE) - sio:555 - News & Inside Rumania. Rumanian elections/Name day December 5 St Nicholas day/Growing Kiwi fruit & Mailbag - (Sony SW7600GR Antenna 5meter clip on wire 3 meters above ground - Plymouth England - 7 Dec 2009)
Frank - Dec 7 06:54

5945 - 0625 - Deutsche Welle, Germany - (EE) - sio:433 - Health - An Easy Way to Stay Healthy on food poisioning/cleaning - (Sony SW7600GR - Plymouth England - 7 Dec 2009)
Frank - Dec 7 06:40

9335 - 1426 - DPR Korea, Korea- North - (French) - sio:444 - lots of talk on revolution and "revolutionaire" ID as La Voix de Core - ( (FRG 100 ,Kiwa Filters; 1/2 wave G5VR antenna 51 ft ( 15.3 m),as inverted V + RF Systems Magnetic Longwire Balun - Toronto, Ontario, Canada - 6 Dec-2009)
Joe VA3EOJ - Dec 6 14:33

9870 - 1301 - All India Radio, India - (Vividh Bharati ) - sio:555 - Vividh Bharati Service from transmitter sites ,Bangalore 500 kW (1245-1740 UTC 9870 B'lore(ex 10330 Delhi before 2007) - (Frg100 Inverted V - Toronto Ontario Canada - 5-December.2009)
Joe VA3EOJ - Dec 5 13:16

7225 - 17:40 - Radio China Int'l, China - (EE) - sio:433 - Chinadrive Chat about holidays and internet shopping interference from other unknown station - (Sony SW7600GR - Plymouth England - 4 Dec-2009)
Frank - Dec 4 17:42

15120 - 17:19 - Voice of Nigeria, Nigeria - (EE) - sio:444 - report on bombing in Somalia on UN agency - (Sony SW7600GR - Plymouth England - 4 Dec-2009)
Frank - Dec 4 17:22

11785 - 08:12 - Radio China Int'l, China - (EE) - sio:555 - News reports - (Sony SW7600GR - Plymouth England - 4/12/09)
Frank - Dec 4 08:13

7345 - 08:00 - Radio Prauge, Czech - (English) - sio:555 - News and reports - (Sony SW7600GR - Plymouth England - 4/12/2009)
Frank - Dec 4 08:11

12035 - 1400 - Voice of Turkey, Turkey - (English) - sio:443 - Live from Turkey. Speech distorted - (Sony SW7600GR - Plymouth England - 3/12/2009)
Frank - Dec 4 07:31

6250 - 0540 - Radio Malabo, Equatorial Guinea - (SS) - sio:252 - easy listening or pop music, frequently interrupted by m announcer. Broadcast to central Africa. - (Kenwood TS-850S / 49 meter unterminated E-W beverage - Sparta, TN - Nov 29)
Barry - Nov 29 05:48

6015 - 0420 - Radio Zanzibar, Tanzania - (Swahili) - sio:353 - pop music interspersed with m announcer. - (Kenwood TS-850S / 49 meter unterminated E-W beverage - Sparta, TN - 29 Nov)
Barry - Nov 29 04:22

7440 - 0110 - Radio Ukraine International, Ukraine - (EE) - sio:433 - Story of why Iphones are not being sold in the Ukraine - (Grundig C6 - NJ-USA - 28Nov-2009)
Mike Strain - Nov 28 02:21

7325 - 0032 - Radio Austria International, Austria - (EE) - sio:544 - World news in EE followed by FF.......R. Austria International ID about a hundred times! - (Grundig C6 - NJ-USA - 28Nov-2009)
Mike Strain - Nov 28 00:50

6055 - 0015 - Radio Exterior de Espana, Spain - (EE) - sio:534 - World news followed by music news/song.... - (Grundig C6 - NJ-USA - 28Nov-2009)
Mike Strain - Nov 28 00:21

7400 - 2201 - Radio Bulgaria, Bulgaria - (EE) - sio:333 - News over at 2308 - (Grundig C6 - NJ-USA - 27Nov-2009)
Mike Strain - Nov 27 22:11

6115 - 2143 - Radio Romania, Romania - (EE) - sio:333 - Story about Moldova " This is Radio Romania from Bucharest" - (Grundig C6 - NJ-USA - 27Nov-2009)
Mike Strain - Nov 27 21:49

7375 - 0313 - Voice of Croatia, Croatia - (EE) - sio:322 - Croatia Today..This is the Voice of Croatia - (Grundig C6 - NJ-USA - 27Nov-2009)
Mike Strain - Nov 27 03:17

6100 - 0438z - Radio Tirana, Albania - (EE) - sio:344 - News about Albanians in Kosovo - (Grundig C6 - NJ-USA - 26Nov=2009)
Mike Strain - Nov 26 16:07

9915 - 2100 - BBC, UK - (ee) - sio:555 - news,information,womens health,world briefing - (IC-r75 end fed long wire - texas - 11.12.2009)
texas - Nov 12 22:20

15580 - 1900 - V of America, USA - (ee) - sio:333 - Music lots of it,news at 1900 with 2 om nice to hear them again with good progamming. - (Drake R8a / efl end fed long wire at 35ft apex - texas - 10.24.2009)
texas - Oct 24 19:03

6055 - 2057 - Radio Rwanda, Rwanda - (vernacular) - sio:252 - m announcer conducting what sounded like a call-in program with pop music in-between phone calls. Off air at 2057 in the middle of a song. My first logging of this station. - (Kenwood TS-850S / 40 meter E-W unterminated beverage - Sparta, TN - Oct 8)
Barry - Oct 8 21:42

5010 - 0257 - Radio Madagasikara, Madagascar - (Malagasy) - sio:545 - On air at 0257 UTC with Madagascar national anthem, followed by m announcer, then into music. - (Kenwood TS-850S / 40 meter E-W unterminated beverage - Sparta, TN - Oct 8)
Barry - Oct 8 03:01

4765 - 0155 - Radio Tajikistan, Tajikistan - (Tajik) - sio:232 - Regional music, followed by m and f announcers having a discussion. Rough copy due to fading and static crashes. - (Kenwood TS-950S / 31 meter NNE-SSW unterminated beverage - Sparta, TN - Oct 7)
Barry - Oct 7 01:58

5005 - 2210 - Radio Bata, Guinea - (SS) - sio:444 - lively African music. Broadcast to central Africa. Decent signal despite static crashes. - (Kenwood TS-850S / 31 meter E-W unterminated beverage - Sparta, TN - Oct 6)
Barry - Oct 6 22:14

7125 - 2115 - Radio Conakry, Guinea - (FF) - sio:343 - m announcer. Broadcast to west Africa. - (Kenwood TS-850S / 31 meter E-W unterminated beverage - Sparta, TN - Oct 6)
Barry - Oct 6 21:16

9870 - 2100 - BS of the Kingdom,Ryadh, Saudi Arabia - (Arabic) - sio:433 - Top of the hour news broadcast in Arabic - (Dx-300, R-75, Satellit 750 - - 10/05)
Matt H - Oct 5 21:02

9970 - 20:51 - RTBF INTERNATIONAL, Belgium - (French) - sio:434 - Man and Woman speaking about Quebec,Canada - (DX-300, Satellit 750, R-75 - - 10/05/09)
Matt H - Oct 5 20:53

7887 - 20:22 - , Cuba - (Spanish) - sio:545 - Cuban #'s station - (Dx-300 - - 10/5/09)
Matt H - Oct 5 20:30

9895 - 0451 - Voice of the People, (via Madagascar) - (EE) - sio:232 - m announcer discussing regional affairs. Broadcast beamed to Zimbabwe from 0400-0500 UTC, (off the air at 0457 UTC) - (Kenwood TS-850S / 31 meter E-W unterminated beverage - Sparta, TN - Oct 5)
Barry - Oct 5 04:59

7175 - 0512 - Voice of Broad Masses, Eritrea - (unknown) - sio:252 - east African music. Broadcast to east Africa. - (Kenwood TS-850S / 31 meter E-W unterminated beverage - Sparta, TN - Sep 3)
Barry - Oct 3 05:15

6070 - 2215 - CFRB, Canada - (ee) - sio:454 - Music sounds like oldies / talk of hate talk 2 om in ee,first time I have heard them in some time. - (ic-r75 icom - texas - 102/2009)
texas - Oct 2 22:15

6006 (!) - 0445 - RHC, Habana, Cuba - (SS) - sio:555 - Political speech, // 6140. Usual broadcast on 6010 not there. QRMing it's own English broadcast on 6000, What are those crazy Cubans up to? - (Eton E1 - KY, US - Sept. 22)
Mike - Sep 22 04:57

9550 - 1945 - FEBA R., via Kigali, Rwanda - (Arabic) - sio:343 - M vocals in Arabic, M w/ relig message. Decent signal, very readable. - (Eton E1 - KY, US - Sept 20)
Mike - Sep 20 19:54

9435 - 2245 - FEBC (p), Bocaue, Philippines - (SE Asian) - sio:242 - Surprised to hear weak, but clear, Christian sermon in unid SE Asian language. No clear ID, but Aoki and EiBi both show FEBC-Philippines in this slot with Malaysian broadcast. Mark it probable, no clear ID. - (Eton E1 - KY, US - Sept 19)
Mike - Sep 20 03:32

9650 - 0320 - Radio Sawa, (via Sao Tome) - (AA) - sio:232 - Broadcast to Sudan, ending at 0330 UTC. - (Kenwood TS-850S / 25 meter unterminated beverage - Sparta, TN - Sep 20)
Barry - Sep 20 03:24

15190 - 2145 - R. Africa, Equatorial Guinea - (EE) - sio:343 - Recording of an older man preaching, Sounded like Tony Alamo. Carrier much stronger than audio. - (Eton E1 - KY, US - Sept 19)
Mike - Sep 20 03:24

11990 - 2045 UTC - R. Kuwait, Sulabiyah, Kuwait - (EE) - sio:454+ - US R&B music, M DJ w/ numerous IDs, news highlights by YL starting at 2050, closing announcements at 2058, into brief news by M in Arabic after the top of the hour. Excellent signal. - (Eton E1 - KY, US - Sept. 19)
Mike - Sep 20 03:16

11500 - 1645 - Radio Darbanga, (via Madagascar) - (AA) - sio:313 - Arabic music. Broadcast to east Africa. - (Kenwood TS-850S / 25 meter unterminated beverage - Sparta, TN - Sep 19)
Barry - Sep 19 16:49

11825 - 1250 - VOA, Philippines - (Chinese) - sio:444 - Chinese language program, children songs like twinkle twinkle little star; 11825 //12040 sign off with Yankee Doodle @1259 with power cut. - (FRG 100 Kiwa Filters; 1/2 wave G5VR antenna 51 ft ( 15.3 m),as inverted V + RF Systems Magnetic Longwire Balun - Toronto, Ontario, Canada - Sept 19-2009)
Joe VA3EOJ - Sep 19 13:06

12050 - 1998 UTC - Radio Biafra, (via Skelton, England) - (EE) - sio:313 - m announcer with sign-off ID at 1999 UTC. Broadcast to Nigeria. - (Kenwood TS-850S / 25 meter unterminated beverage - Sparta, TN - Sep 18)
Barry - Sep 18 20:36

13695 - 1128 - no name, unknown - (EE) - sio:353 - Caught the last minute or so of a test transmission. ID was given as "you are listening to a test transmission by BT Communications , a leading provider of international broadcast services. If you'd like to find out more about us, please visit www.btplc.com/communications ." The web link doesn't work, so it's difficult to get any more info about this test transmission. - (Kenwood TS-850S / 25 meter unterminated beverage - Sparta, TN - Sep 18)
Barry - Sep 18 12:02

7200 - 0335 - R. Omdurman, Omdurman, Sudan - (Arabic) - sio:444 - YL w/ clear ID. Lots of talk by M/YL. Modern-sounding ME music. Stronger and clearer than in a while. - (Eton E1 - KY, US - Sept 18)
Mike - Sep 18 04:04

9445 - 2105 UTC - All India Radio, Bangaluru, India - (EE) - sio:343 - M w/ AIR ID, Pgm commemorating recently-deceased Nbel Prize winning Dr. Norman Borlaug for the contributions his research made to increases in India's agricultural productivity. Solid afternoon copy. - (Eton E1 - KY, US - Sept 17)
Mike - Sep 17 21:16

15476 USB - 1815 UTC - Radio Nacional Arcangel San Gabriel, Antarctica - (SS) - sio:242 - f announcer with ID at 1815 UTC. - (Kenwood TS-850S / 25 meter unterminated beverage - Sparta, TN - Sep 16)
Barry - Sep 16 18:31

15480 - 1500 UTC - Democratic Voice of Burma, (via Armenia) - (Burmese) - sio:232 - Very weak copy (not even audible on the vertical antenna). Off the air at 1530 UTC. - (Kenwood TS-850S / 25 meter unterminated beverage - Sparta, TN - Sep 16)
Barry - Sep 16 15:40

5975 - 0256+ UTC - V of Turkey, Emirler, Turkey - (EE) - sio:444 - Repeating IS, in spooky minor chord piano, YL w/ EE ID, co-channel for about a minute with a slightly weaker RRI-Tiganesti IS, then alone until announcement of pre-recorded program 5+1 Time pips and into 2230 recorded program in EE. Good signal, - (Eton E1 - KY, US - Sept 15)
Mike - Sep 15 03:14

7295 - 2335 UTC - China R. Int'l, via Bamako, Mali - (Chinese) - sio:343 - M/YL w/ standard CRI prgm. M w/ clear ID at BoH. Decent signal. - (Eton E1 - KY, US - Sept. 14)
Mike - Sep 14 23:44

9415 - 2250-2257* UTC - R. Prague, Litomysl, Czech Republic - (EE) - sio:544 - Interview w/ Czech astronomer abt Czech contributions to planetary astronomy. Excellent signal, best in lower sync to avoid slight splash from Greece on 9420. - (Eton E1 - KY, US - Sept 14)
Mike - Sep 14 23:06

6185 - 0215 UTC - R. Nacional da Amazonia, Brasilia, Brazil - (Portuguese) - sio:333 - Romantic pop vocals, M DJ between songs using "R Nacional" ID. Best in narrow LSB to avoid splash from Bonaire on 6190. //11780 about same strength, but no adjacent interference. - (Eton E1 - KY, US - Sept.14)
Mike - Sep 14 02:28

9430 - 0505 UTC - CVC Int'l, Lusaka, Zambia - (EE) - sio:354 - Two energetic-sounding male announcers with lots of Christian and inspirational pop and rock music. Local phone numbers for African listeners and IDing as "One Africa." All alone and pretty listenable. - (Eton E1 / Sony ICF-7600GR - KY, US - Sept 13)
Mike - Sep 13 06:15

7310 - 0400-0435+UTC - BBC, Meyerton, South Africa - (EE) - sio:454+ - BBC WS News, Sports, ID by W at BoH, into African regional news at 0430, 1st item abt new govt in Madagascar. Strong, clearly best current freq for BBC from this location. - (Sony ICF-7600GR - KY, US - Sept 8)
Mike - Sep 8 04:43

6170 - 0857 UTC - R New Zealand Int'l, Rangitaiki, New Zealand - (EE) - sio:222 - NZ not doing so well this morning. Much weaker than normal. Hurt hard by WYFR's start of Portuguese program on 6175. Caribbean Beacon on 6090 and CFRX on 6070 both missing. - (Eton E1 / Sony ICF-7600GR / Redsun RP2100 - KY, US - Sept 6)
Mike - Sep 6 09:50

9690 - 0840 - V of Nigeria, Ikorodu, Nigeria - (Hausa) - sio:354 - Loud man speaking in Hausa, cut away to about 30 seconds of Koranic recitations, back to M w/ mentions of Ramadan. Signal very clear and easy to understand. - (Sony ICF-7600GR - KY, US - Sept 6)
Mike - Sep 6 09:43

9580 - 0830 UTC - R Australia, Shepparton, Australia - (EE) - sio:444 - YL w/ RA ID, into "Innovations" program. Good. - (Sony ICF-7600GR - Back in KY, US - Sept 6)
Mike - Sep 6 09:37

6070 - 0245 - CFRX, Toronto, Canada - (EE) - sio:433 - Relaying news talkshow on //1010, man discussing safety of returning to S Africa with white Afrikaaner immigrants in Canada. Best in upper sync to escape splash from Havana on 6060. - (Sony ICF-7600GR + ANLP1 - IN, US - Sept 6)
Mike - Sep 6 02:53

9665 - 0230 - Voice of Russia, via Grigoriopol, Moldavia - (English) - sio:454 - YL w/ ID at bottom of hour, Voice of Russia World Service," News in Brief, M w/ focus on Russian WW2 General involved in defending Moscow. Good signal. - (Sony ICF-7600GR + ANLP1 - IN, KY - Sept 6)
Mike - Sep 6 02:40

9870 - 0030-0110+ - All India Radio, Bangaluru, India - (Hindi) - sio:454 - Interesting subcontinental vocals in song after song, minimal anncements, including pgm ID in Hindi, by M between songs. Strong transpolar signal for 500 kW broadcast, VOA-Irananwila on 9855 in listed Tibetan also coming through pretty strongly. - (Sony ICF-7600GR w/ AN-Lp1 Active Loop - Southeastern IN, US - Sept 6)
Mike - Sep 6 01:19

11710 - 1300 - North Korea, DPR of Korea - (EE) - sio:353 - Opened with National Anthem then ID of Democratic Republic of Korea followed by program in English. Many references of "revolutionary ideas"and to the leader.at 1325 a patriotic song. - (FRG 100 Kiwa Filters; 1/2 wave G5VR antenna 51 ft ( 15.3 m),as inverted V + RF Systems Magnetic Longwire Balun - Toronto, Ontario, Canada - 4 Sept-2009)
Joe VA3EOJ - Sep 4 13:26

11630 - 0113 - RDP International, Portugal - (PP) - sio:222 - ID in Portuguese, into Portuguese music, heavy interference from HCJB on 11625 - (Sangean ATS-909 - Bothell, WA - 9/1/2009)
Taylor - Sep 2 01:20

15180 - 0101-0103 - Voice of Korea, North Korea - (EE) - sio:231 - Very weak signal with Patriotic song, EE announcement, and then News from female speaker, parallel to 11735 (fading in and out) - (Sangean ATS-909 - Bothell, WA - 9/1/2009)
Taylor - Sep 2 01:11

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9790 - 2235 - R Romania, Intl, Tiganesti, Romania - (EE) - sio:454+ - W w/ Romanian-centered news items. Very strong, great sounding modulation, Most RRI broadcasts sound pretty clean. - (Eton E5 - KY, USA - Aug 9)
Mike - Aug 9 22:40

9830 - 2220 UTC - V of Turkey, Emirler, Turkey - (EE) - sio:454 - W discussing production of military items, including their own fighter jets, being produced in Ankara. As strong as Sackville often is later on 7325, but muddier modulation. - (Eton E5 - KY, USA - Aug 9)
Mike - Aug 9 22:31

6110 - 0315-0335+UTC - R. Fana, Addis Ababa - (Vernacular) - sio:444 - Stumbled across some of the strongest Horn of Africa pop mx I've heard in a while. Heavy synthesizers, kind of reggae-like. Very soft-voiced YL anncr with several clear mentions of "Fana" right before the BoH. At 0330 into Man talking, possibly news. Signal, though quite strong initially, faded quickly behind static crashes. R. Ethiopia on 7110 was also coming in strongly with similar music. - (Eton E1XM - KY, USA - August 9)
Mike - Aug 9 17:31

7440 KHz 41m - 0312 UTC - R. Ukraina Int`l, Ukraina - (EE) - sio:343 - Comments: - - - - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - UTC Date: Aug. 6, 2009)
Dave - KC0BRO - Aug 9 04:53

7325 KHz 41m - 0300 UTC - V. of Turkey, Turkey - (EE) - sio:454 - Target Area: NA , Eu - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - UTC Date: Aug. 6, 2009)
Dave - KC0BRO - Aug 9 04:44

7540 KHz 41m - 0214 UTC - R. Cairo, Egypt - (EE) - sio:353 - Target Area: NA - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - UTC Date: Aug. 6, 2009)
Dave - KC0BRO - Aug 9 04:25

9495 KHz 31m - 0207 UTC - VOIRI, Iran - (EE) - sio:343 - Target Area: NA - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - UTC Date: Aug. 6, 2009)
Dave - KC0BRO - Aug 9 04:18

6060 KHz 49m - 1120 UTC - R.N. Venezuela, Venezuela, S.A. - (EE) - sio:344 - Comments: - - - - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - Aug. 5, 2009)
Dave - KC0BRO - Aug 9 04:11

9745KHz - 0315z to 0330z - HCJB, Ecuador, S.A. - (EE) - sio:555 - Target Area: North America - Comments: this is only a 15 minute English transmission then back into presumably Spanish - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - UTC Date: Aug. 4, 2009)
Dave - KC0BRO - Aug 5 05:48

11990 - 1817z - R. Kuwait, Kuwait - (EE) - sio:232 - News at 1830z - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - Mon Aug. 3, 2009)
Dave - KC0BRO - Aug 5 05:30

5960 - 0414 - Radio Japan, Canada - (Japanese) - sio:555 - repeated IDs in Japanese as NHK Radio then music selection and talk; via Sackville Relay - (FRG 100 Kiwa Filters; 1/2 wave G5VR antenna 51 ft ( 15.3 m),as inverted V + RF Systems Magnetic Longwire Balun - Toronto, Ontario, Canada - 4 July-2009)
Joe VA3EOJ - Jul 4 04:17

6080 - 0400 - Radio China International, Canada - (EE) - sio: - ID as Radio China International then into news about college students cheating on their entrance exams;via Sackville Relay - (FRG 100 Kiwa Filters; 1/2 wave G5VR antenna 51 ft ( 15.3 m),as inverted V + RF Systems Magnetic Longwire Balun - Toronto, Ontario, Canada - 4 July-2009)
Joe VA3EOJ - Jul 4 04:04

6175 - 0350 - Voice of Vietnam, Canada - (EE) - sio:444 - ID at 0350 and then talk and descripion of a vietnamese village followed by pop music in vietnamese - (FRG 100 Kiwa Filters; 1/2 wave G5VR antenna 51 ft ( 15.3 m),as inverted V + RF Systems Magnetic Longwire Balun - Toronto, Ontario, Canada - 4 July-2009)
Joe VA3EOJ - Jul 4 03:53

7325 - 0340 - Voice of Turkey, Canada - (EE) - sio:555 - report on tourism in Turkey on prgm called Turkish Album via Sackville Relay - (FRG 100 Kiwa Filters; 1/2 wave G5VR antenna 51 ft ( 15.3 m),as inverted V + RF Systems Magnetic Longwire Balun - Toronto, Ontario, Canada - 4 July-2009)
Joe VA3EOJ - Jul 4 03:42

7440 - 0329 - Radio Urkraine International, Ukraine - (EE) - sio:222 - ID at 0329 ar Radio Ukraine then announcements , music and landscape description of river - (FRG 100 Kiwa Filters; 1/2 wave G5VR antenna 51 ft ( 15.3 m),as inverted V + RF Systems Magnetic Longwire Balun - Toronto, Ontario, Canada - 4 July)
Joe VA3EOJ - Jul 4 03:33

7540 - 0315 - Radio Cairo, Egypt - (EE) - sio:444 - Time pips then into news by YL followed by music in arabic - (FRG 100 Kiwa Filters; 1/2 wave G5VR antenna 51 ft ( 15.3 m),as inverted V + RF Systems Magnetic Longwire Balun - Toronto,Ontario ,Canada - 4 July-2009)
Joe VA3EOJ - Jul 4 03:22

15260KHz 19m - 1329z - CRI - China Radio International, China - (English) - sio:555 - Comments: Target - NA... Relay site - Ca - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire - Glenwood, MN - Jun. 10, 2009)
Dave - KC0BRO - Jun 10 19:25

9410KHz 31m - 0527z - BBC World Service, U.K. - (English) - sio:442 - Comments: Target - Eu... signals were good when I started listening than they fell write-off into the noise. - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire - Glenwood, MN - Jun. 10, 2009)
Dave - KC0BRO - Jun 10 19:13

11940KHz 25m - 2213z - R. Romania, Romania - (English) - sio:3/4 53 - Comments: Target - NA... The other frequency listed 9790 kHz 31m had very poor signals and was much harder to hear at this location. - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire - Glenwood, MN - Jun. 9, 2009)
Dave - KC0BRO - Jun 10 19:04

15205KHz 19m - 2123z to 2156z sign-off - R. Deutschewelle, Germany - (English) - sio:545 - Comments: Target - Af... Relay site - Rwanda - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire - Glenwood, MN - Jun. 9, 2009)
Dave - KC0BRO - Jun 10 18:53

17895KHz 16/17m - 1919z - VOA, U.S.A. - (English) - sio:343 - Program: News... Comments: Relay Site - Greenville U.S.A. - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire - Glenwood, MN - Jun. 9, 2009)
Dave - KC0BRO - Jun 10 18:44

15240KHz 19m - 0135z - R. Australia, Australia - (English) - sio:333 - Programming info - their morning program called breakfast club was on air. - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - UTC Date : Jun. 9, 2009)
Dave - KC0BRO - Jun 9 02:53

15290KHz 31m - UTC - 1913 to 1957 Sign-off - Radio Nacional de Venezuela, Venezuela - (Spanish) - sio:555 - Programming in Spanish they mentioned time and frequencies used for broadcasting to the U. S. A. - I.D. in Spanish. - (YAESU FRG-8800 Communications Receiver - Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire - Glenwood, MN U.S.A. - Jun. 8, 2009)
Dave - KC0BRO - Jun 8 22:06

9645 - UTC 0303 - Radio Romania, Romania - (EE) - sio:333 - - - - - (YAESU FRG-8800 Shortwave Communications Receiver Shortwave Antenna Alpha Delta DX-SWL Sloper 60 feet long wire - Glenwood, MN USA - UTC Date 6/8/2009)
Dave - KC0BRO - Jun 8 04:04

9425 - 1144 - Deutsche Welle, USA - (GG) - sio:434 - program in german listed as 1000-1200 via WHRI Angel 2 on Shortwave Central. - (FRG 100 Kiwa Filters; 1/2 wave G5VR antenna 51 ft ( 15.3 m),as inverted V + RF Systems Magnetic Longwire Balun - Toronto Ontario Canada - 24May=2009)
Joe VA3EOJ - May 24 11:49

6170 - 1056 - Radio NewZealnd, New Zealand - (EE) - sio:555 - music program , then off at 1058 with ID of Radio New Zealsnd and mention of retuning to 9655 kHz which was barely audible in USB - (FRG 100 Kiwa Filters; 1/2 wave G5VR antenna 51 ft ( 15.3 m) + RF Systems Magnetic Longwire Balun - Toronto Ontario Canada - 24May-2009)
Joe VA3EOJ - May 24 11:13

9930 - 0910 - World Harvest Radio, via Palau - (EE) - sio:312 - EE broadcast to the Far East. Rough copy due to nasty utility QRM. - (Kenwood TS-850S ... 40 meter delta loop - Sparta, TN - May 5)
Barry - May 5 09:16

7125 - 0615 - Radio Conakry, Guinea - (French) - sio:222 - Presume this to be Radio Conakry, although EIBI database only shows Conakry on the air Mon-Sat. Male singing a chant-like song, interspersed with intervals of normal talk. Rough copy due to static crashes, thanks to thunderstorms in the area. - (Kenwood TS-850S ... 40 meter delta loop - Sparta, TN - May 3)
Barry - May 3 06:21

7110 - 0410 - Radio Ethiopia, Ethiopia - (Amharic) - sio:333 - Parallel with 9704.2 khz. Both around the same signal strength. Male announcer. - (Kenwood TS-850S ... 40 meter delta loop - Sparta, TN - May 3)
Barry - May 3 04:13

7200 - 0400 - Sudanese Radio and TV Corporation, Sudan - (Arabic) - sio:423 - Decent signal, but best copy in USB due to the usual ham QRM. - (Kenwood TS-850S ... 40 meter delta loop - Sparta, TN - May 3)
Barry - May 3 04:05

7460 - 0310 - Radio Payam e-Doost, via Maiac, Moldova - (Farsi) - sio:333 - clandestine broadcast to Iran. Sign-off at 0315z with female announcer. - (Kenwood TS-850S ... 40 meter delta loop - Sparta, TN - May 3)
Barry - May 3 03:40

7295 - 0220 - Radio Farda, via Biblis, Germany - (Farsi) - sio:242 - Rock and pop music. Off the air at 0230 right in the middle of a song, no ID or sign-off given. Weak copy, probably due to being on the back side of the transmission, given the broadcast is beamed to the Middle East. - (Kenwood TS-850S ... 40 meter delta loop - Sparta, TN - May 3)
Barry - May 3 02:36

9320 - 1250 - Radio Free Asia, via Northern Mariana Islands - (Burmese) - sio:454 - Broadcast to southern Asia. m and f announcers. Good signal with moderate fading. - (Kenwood TS-850S ... 40 meter delta loop - Sparta, TN - May 1)
Barry - May 1 12:53

9350 - 1245 - Radio Nederland, via Northern Mariana Islands - (Dutch) - sio:353 - Broadcast to Southeast Asia. m announcer. - (Kenwood TS-850S ... 40 meter delta loop - Sparta, TN - May 1)
Barry - May 1 12:48

9380 - 1215 - VOA Radio Deewa, via Thailand - (Pashto) - sio:242 - Broadcast to Afghanistan. Weak copy. EIBI database only shows Deewa on air this frequency from 1300-1900z, but confirmed here at 1215z by online live audio stream via internet. - (Kenwood TS-850S ... 40 meter delta loop - Sparta, TN - May 1)
Barry - May 1 12:22

9690 - 0259-0301 - China Radio International, China (Noblejas relay) - (EE/CC) - sio:343 - Music interval 0259, into News and Reports at the top of the hour, fair - (Sangean ATS-909 - Bothell, WA - 4/30/2009)
Taylor - May 1 03:02

6290 - 0257 - Egyptian Radio, Egypt - (AA) - sio:232 - Semi-weak with arabic talk, some teletype interference - (Sangean ATS-909 - Bothell, WA - 4/30/2009)
Taylor - May 1 02:59

6175 - 0255 - Voice of Vietnam, Vietnam - (EE) - sio:333 - Fair with vietnamese music, some fade-outs - (Sangean ATS-909 - Bothell, WA - 4/30/2009)
Taylor - May 1 02:57

11735 - 0005 - Voice of Korea, North Korea - (SS) - sio:152 - much weaker than 15180, see 15180 listing for details - (Sangean ATS-909 - Bothell, WA - 4/30/2009)
Taylor - May 1 00:09

15180 - 0005 - Voice of Korea, North Korea - (SS) - sio:253 - Semi-weak reception with SS female reading out news 0005 - (Sangean ATS-909 - Bothell, WA - 4/30/2009)
Taylor - May 1 00:08

6030 - 0000 - CFVP/CKMX, Canada - (EE) - sio:353 - Full ID "Classic Country AM 1060" 2359, into Charlie Daniels music, fair - (Sangean ATS-909 - Bothell, WA - 4/30/2009)
Taylor - May 1 00:03

9575 - 2356 - Radio Medi UN, Morocco - (FF) - sio:131 - very weak signal with dance/rap music, threshold but could hear the beats - (Sangean ATS-909 - Bothell, WA - 4/30/2009)
Taylor - Apr 30 23:58

9840 - 1130 - Voice Of Vietnam, Vietnam - (EE) - sio:252 - EE broadcast to the Far East on the air at 1130z with ID by f announcer. Weak copy. - (Kenwood TS-850S ... 40 meter delta loop - Sparta, TN - Apr 30)
Barry - Apr 30 14:54

9665 - 0258-0301 - Voice of Russia, Russia - (EE) - sio:243 - IS 0258-0300, heavily distroted by CRI open carrier, then into news - (Sangean ATS-909 - Bothell, WA - 4/29/2009)
Taylor - Apr 30 03:03

5950 - 0254 - Radio Taiwan Intl, China (Taiwan) - (EE) - sio:444 - Good with "Chinese to Go" chinese language lessons, mentioned the word "funny" - (Sangean ATS-909 - Bothell, WA - 4/29/2009)
Taylor - Apr 30 02:56

6604 (USB) - 0249-0251 - New York VOLMET, USA - (EE) - sio:353 - Fair with aircraft weather information, "New York Radio" ID at 0250 - (Sangean ATS-909 - Bothell, WA - 4/29/2009)
Taylor - Apr 30 02:53

4985 - 0127 - Radio Brasil Central, Brazil - (PP) - sio:151 - Threshold-faint carrier heard at 0127. 4885 (Radio Clube do Para) was about the same as 4985, a SIO of 151. - (Sangean ATS-909 - Bothell, WA - 4/28/2009)
Taylor - Apr 29 01:31

9505 - 0155-0217 - Family Radio, USA - (EE) - sio:544 - 0155-0217 Harold Camping with "Open Forum" call-in show, strong-very strong, parallel to 6985 and local 1460 AM (Kirkland, WA), Sometimes fighted with DW from Rampisham on 9505 kHz to South Asia, heard DW music at about 0059. - (Sangean ATS-909 (Grundig G5 for AM) - Bothell, WA - 4/28/2009)
Taylor - Apr 29 01:25

9370 - 0106 - FBN Radio, USA - (EE) - sio:444 - religious programing from Fundamental Broadcasting Network ,WTJC, North Carolina - (FRG 100 Kiwa Filters; 1/2 wave G5VR antenna 51 ft ( 15.3 m) - Toronto, Ontario,Canada - 29Feb-2009)
Joe VA3EOJ - Apr 29 01:11

9665 - 000-0048 - Voice of Russia, Moldova - (EE) - sio:555 - via presumed Grigiriopol / Moldova ; signal as good as Sackville relays. News followed by feature of WWII and Swine flu , then Classical Music, at 0053 strong fading - (Yaesu FRG 100 ,inverted V ant. - Toronto,Ontario ,Canada - 29April-2009)
Joe VA3EOJ - Apr 29 00:53

9525 - 1100 - Voice Of Indonesia, Indonesia - (EE) - sio:323 - EE broadcast to the Far East ending at 1100z with ID , then into Mandarin. - (Kenwood TS-850S with 31 meter delta loop - Sparta, TN - Apr 28)
Barry - Apr 28 13:24

9890 - 1230 - Radio Thailand, Thailand - (EE) - sio:232 - EE broadcast to Oceania on air at 1230 with ID, then into news. Weak copy. - (Kenwood TS-850S with 31 meter delta loop - Sparta, TN - Apr 28)
Barry - Apr 28 13:20

5915 - 0257-0300 - BBC, United Kingdom - (Swahili) - sio:444 - English Male with "There are no programs on this channel at this time" blurb 0257, then into Swahili programs at 0300. - (Sangean ATS-909 - Bothell, WA - 4/27/2009)
Taylor - Apr 28 03:14

9704.2 - 0415 - Radio Ethiopia, Ethiopia - (Amharic) - sio:343 - Broadcast to east Africa. Lively music with m announcer interrupting from time to time.. Some fading, but decent copy overall. - (Kenwood TS-850S with 31 meter delta loop - Sparta, TN - Apr 26)
Barry - Apr 26 04:21

9560 - 0425 - Voice Of Peace And Democracy, Ethiopia - (Tigrinya) - sio:454 - Eritrean opposition broadcast. Unid music heard from 0425-0429, then m announcer with presumed sign-off info until 0430, then off air. Nice signal. - (Kenwood TS-850S with 31 meter delta loop. - Sparta, TN - Apr 21)
Barry - Apr 21 04:37

6170 kHz - 0723z - Radio New Zealand I'ntl, New Zealand - (EE) - sio:453 - OM ann. w/musical selections. Bob Newhart comedy sketch at 0808. Mx again at 13. Target: Pacific. //7285 (DRM; in and out) - (Ten-Tec RX-320D/Wellbrook ALA 330S magnetic loop - Springfield, Massachusetts, USA - 11 APR 09)
Bucky Hydal - Apr 11 16:10

6185 - 0118 - Radio Educacion, Mexico - (EE) - sio:434 - Female announcer with EE ID given at 0118z with mailing address given in Mexico City. - (Kenwood TS-850S and 31 meter N-S unterminated beverage - Sparta, TN - Apr 7)
Barry - Apr 7 01:36

13675 - 1845 - BBC-eur, USA - (EE) - sio:354 - BBC uk Transmitter for W. Russia Interview w/ Kate Greenville author - (IC-735 - Nashville, tn USA - Apr-6)
Rich kf6bka - Apr 6 18:56

9885.0 - 1830 - Voice of America, USA - (EE) - sio:555 - Seems to be directed to Africa. Programming is African sports - (IC-735 - Nashville, tn USA - Apr-6)
Rich kf6bka - Apr 6 18:37

9815 - 1821 - Voice of America, USA - ((ff)) - sio:555 - Started with Music and then went to a news break before signing off. - (IC-735 - Nashville, tn USA - 04/6/09)
Rich - Apr 6 18:35

17830 - 1745 - BBC, Ascension Island - (EE) - sio:343 - Sports news - (Elecraft K3, GP - Switzerland - 06-Apr-2009)
Markus - Apr 6 17:50

9541.5 - 1200 - Solomon Islands Broadcasting Corporation, Solomon Islands - (EE) - sio:322 - Best copy in USB mode. Female announcer with ID at 1200 UTC. - (Kenwood TS-850S with 31 meter unterminated ENE-WSW beverage - Sparta, TN - Apr 6)
Barry - Apr 6 12:11

9790 kHz - 2200 - R. Romania Int'l, Romania - (EE) - sio:555 - I.d. and freqs at 00. Program i.d. "Radio Newsreel" at 00; news and cultural events. "The Week", events of past week at 07; NATO membership; death of Romanian solder in Afghanistan. "World of Culture" at 13. Vivaldi musical piece at 18. "International Encyclopedia" at 21; piece on Danube delta and wetlands. "Roots" at 26; farming rituals. "Through the Looking Glass", new program introduced at 29; asked university grads about international events. Louis Armstrong sings "What A Wonderful World" at 36. "Radio Pictures @38, with famous song at 44. "DX Mailbag" at 46 w new sched and freqs, followed by letters from listeners at 50. Contest details at 53. Interval signal at 55. Tx: Bucharest; 300kW. Target: enAm. - (Ten-Tec RX-320D/Wellbrook ALA 330S magnetic loop - Springfield, Massachusetts, USA - 04 APR 09)
Bucky Hydal - Apr 4 23:02

11885 - 2126 - Voice of BiafraUSA, USA? - (EE) - sio:333 - ID at 2126 as "You are listening to the Voice of Biafra International broadcast, coming to you from Washington DC" heard to 2158 - (Sony 7600 in car, CB antenna - Toronto,Ontario, Canada - 3 April-2009)
Joe VA3EOJ - Apr 4 13:11

9.610 - 1630 - RCI, Canada - (ee) - sio:422 - 2 om with interview on India govertment and $$$ - (Icom r75v12 end fed long wire nwxse 35ft at apex - texas - 3.28.2009)
robert - Mar 28 17:13

7370 kHz DRM - 2318Z - Vatican Radio, Vatican - (EE) - sio:555 - Discussion btwn two XYLs about Raphael painting. I.d. on DReaM GUI text readout and verbal at 29. Ended at 30. Tx: Santa Maria; 125kW. Target: nAm. - (Ten-Tec RX-320D/Wellbrook ALA 330S magnetic loop - Springfield, Massachusetts - 21 MAR 09)
Bucky Hydal - Mar 21 23:48

9800 kHz DRM - 1508z - R. Canada Int'l, Canada - (EE) - sio:555 - Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM). Current affairs program. OM interviewing Pakastani-Canadian about "Long March" and Pakistan politics. I.d. at 21. Musical interlude at 24. Prog. i.d. "Masala Canada" at 27. Piece on "dismal prospects" of Canadian auto workers in Windsor, Ontario during current recession. Protest rally that turned into a plant occupation to prevent Chrysler removing tooling equipment from plant. My first DRM catch! DRM is FM quality. Now I understand what all the fuss is about. Tx: Sackville; 70kW. Target: neAm. - (Ten-Tec RX-320D/Wellbrook ALA330S magnetic loop - Springfield, Massachusetts - 21 MAR 09)
Bucky Hydal - Mar 21 15:35

9500 kHz - 0500 - Trans World Radio, USA (Swaziland relay) - (EE) - sio:453 - Rel./moral lesson w/children, XYL, and OM actors, and music. I.d. at 27, followed by children and XYL singing. Sched: 0500 to 0700 Daily. Tx: Manzini; 100kW. Target: seAf - (Ten-Tec RX-320D/Wellbrook ALA330S magnetic loop - Springfield, Massachusetts - 21 MAR 09)
Bucky Hydal - Mar 21 05:28

17895 - 1900 - VoA, USA - (ee) - sio:555 - news in special english, planting a garden,tune in very good pogams - (Icom r75 long wire at 35 ft nw x se - texas - 3.17.2009)
robert - Mar 17 19:42

17680 kHz - 1305 utc - CVC La Voz, Chile - (SS) - sio:353 - Mix of SS and EE pop mx vocals with talk from OM in SS. I.d. at 30. Tx: Santiago;100kW. Targets: sAm, cAm - (Icom R-75/Welbrook ALA 330S active loop - Springfield, Massachusetts, USA - 14 MAR 09)
Bucky Hydal - Mar 14 13:42

11.650 - 2003 - RNI, Netherlands - (ee) - sio:445 - News, travel bans to Cuba will be eased,school shotting in Germany many dead. - (IconI R75 with end fed ling wire - texas - 3.11.2009)
robert - Mar 11 20:05

11690 - 2130 - DW, Germany - (ee) - sio:533 - News link, with rap in gg move your butt - (Icom r75 long wire at 35 ft nw x se - texas - 3.10.2009)
robert - Mar 10 21:41

17.795 kHz - 2315 - ABC, Austraila - (ee) - sio:222 - Banking news of the USA. - (Icom r-75 longwire - Texas - 3.5.2008)
Robert - Mar 5 23:20

17715 kHz - 1745 utc - R. Ext. de Espaa, Spain - (SS) - sio:554 - I.d. at 55 and 00. Voice and mx. News at 00. "Frankenstein" story at 05. Sched: 1700-1900 daily.Tx: Noblejas; 250kW. Target. sAm - (Icom R-75/Welbrook ALA 330S active loop - Springfield, Massachusetts, USA - 05 MAR 09)
Bucky Hydal - Mar 5 18:17

11780 kHz - 0044 utc - R. Nacional da Amazonia, Brazil - (Portuguese) - sio:554 - Excellent Latin mx, some of the best I've heard recently; lots of acoustic guitars, accordian, and vocal harmony. I.d. at 52. Full i.d, "Radio Nacional Brasilia" at 59. News at 00. Tx: Brasilia. Target: Domestic service - (Grundig Satillit 800/Wellbrook ALA 330S active loop - Springfield, Massachusetts, USA - 05 MAR 09)
Bucky Hydal - Mar 5 01:08

9680 - 0017 - R. Thailand, THA, Udon Thani - (EE) - sio:544 - News by YL, abt terrorism in Asia. - (Tecsun-pl 600, LW 30m - Buenos Aires, Argentina - 23Feb-2009)
Pablo Coenny - Feb 23 00:19

9700 - 0006 - R. Nederland, GUF, via Montsinery - (SS) - sio:544 - News by OM, short instrumental music, at 0010 ID by OM. - (Tecsun-PL 600, LW 30m - Buenos Aires, Argentina - Feb23-2009)
Pablo Coenny - Feb 23 00:12

9745 - 2355z - Voice of Han, TWN, Kuanyin - (CC) - sio:444 - YL/OM talks, Chinese music and instrumental classic music. - (Tecsun-PL 600, LW 30m - Buenos Aires, Argentina - Feb22-2009)
Pablo Coenny - Feb 23 00:05

9795 - 2346z - FEBC Manila, PHL - via Bocaue - (Laotian) - sio:544 - Instrumental music, OM talks, - (Tecsun-PL 600, LW 30m - Buenos Aires, Argentina - 22Feb-2009)
Pablo Coenny - Feb 22 23:56

15400 - 1937 - BBC, UK - (ee) - sio:222 - BBC with news , info on general election in Indonesia ID at 2000z - (Icom r75 / lonwire - texas - 2.22.09)
robert - Feb 22 20:10

11650 - 1815 - RNI, Netherlands - (ee) - sio:423 - news of Iraq, , Id at 1933 utc, poltical news , news of corps in Dutch West Indies. - (r75 long wire - texas - 2-18-2009)
robert - Feb 18 19:32

17790.00 - 1830 - RCI, Canada - (ee/ff) - sio:333 - News of NAFTA, shortage of Doctors In India / Canada at 1900 switches to ff - (Icom r75 swl antenna end fed - texas - 2.18.2009)
robert - Feb 18 19:09

17790 kHz - 2330 - ABC, Austraila - (ee) - sio:233 - News plus Pres Obama wants them to send more troops to Afagan - (IC-R75 with dsp Ef - swl antenna NW x SW 35 at apex - Texas - 2/15/2009)
robert - Feb 16 00:02

7375 kHz - 0301 utc - V. of Croatia, Croatia (Germany relay) - (EE) - sio:554 - World and Croatia news. I.d. at 07. Sports at 08. Piece on festival celebrating "plum brandy", held since 1968. Prog. i.d. "Croatia Today" at 13. Scheds at 13. Pop mx at 14. Tx: Germany. Targets: nAm, sAm - (Icom R-75/Welbrook ALA 330S active loop - Springfield, Massachusetts, USA - 13 FEB 09)
Bucky Hydal - Feb 13 03:24

4765 - 0001utc - Tajik Radio 1 , Tajikistan, (Dushanbe-Yangiyul) - (Tajik) - sio:222 - OM/YL talks, short instumental music. Returnig YL and OM. - (Degen 1103-LW30m - Buenos Aires - Argentina - 13Feb-2009)
Pablo Coenny, 73's - Feb 13 00:08

15400 kHz - 2129 utc - BBC World Service, England (Ascension relay) - (EE) - sio:554 - I.d. at 30, followed by world news. Technology prog. "Digital Planet" i.d. at 33. Armchair copy. Sched: Daily 1500-2300. Tx: Ascension Island: 250kW - (Grundig Satillit 800/Wellbrook ALA 330S active loop - Springfield, Massachusetts, USA - 10 FEB 09)
Bucky Hydal - Feb 10 21:48

9.580 kHz - 0130 - CRI, China - (ee) - sio:543 - news of the labour market in China - (Icom r75 ef-swl antenna at 35 ft - texas - 2-20-2009)
arqe3 - Feb 10 01:35

3.330 kHz - 0100 - CHU, Canada - (ee) - sio:233 - Time in ee and ff - (Icom r75 ef-swl antenna at 35 ft - texas - 2/10/2009)
arqe3 - Feb 10 01:05

7105 kHz - 2312 utc - R. Romania Intl, Romania - (EE) - sio:554 - I.d. at 12. XYL interview w/OM about mx and violin. DX prog. at 45. Tx:: Galbeni; 300kW. Target: wEu. - (Eton e1/Wellbrook ALA 300S acive loop - Springfield, Massachusetts, USA - 08 FEB 09)
Bucky Hydal - Feb 8 23:53

15560 kHz - - R. Australia, Australia - (EE) - sio:353 - News, then sports at 08; recap at 09 with big story bush fires. I.d. at 10. Prog. i.d. "A.M." at 10; bush fires the lead story. Tx: Shepparton; 100kW. Targets: Pac, nAm. Icom R75/Wellbrook ALA 330s active loop. - (Icom R-75/Welbrook ALA 330S active loop - Springfield, Massachusetts, USA - )
Bucky Hydal - Feb 8 22:28

12025 - 1745-1752 - All India Radio, Panaji, India - (Malayalam) - sio:322 - OM talks, ++ fade/QRN, OM talk all the time. - (Sangean ATS 909 w/30m LW - Buenos Aires, Argentina - 03Feb-2009)
Pablo Coenny, 73's - Feb 3 17:53

12080 - 1530 - Voice of America, via , Talata-Volondry, Madacascar - (EE) - sio:544 - OM ID, News by OM abt Zimbawe, at 1538 short music, information abt Australia(hot summer). - (Sangean ATS 909 w/30m LW - Buenos Aires, Argentina - 03Feb-2009)
Pablo Coenny, 73's - Feb 3 17:41

15235 - 1705-1718(utc) - Channel Africa, , Meyerton, South Africa - (EE) - sio: - OM talk abt Congo and Africa, at 1710 short mx, news abt some African countries. At 1718, OM ID. - (Sangean ATS 909 w/30m LW - Buenos Aires, Argentina - 03Feb-2009)
Pablo Coenny - 73's - Feb 3 17:19

11655 kHz - 1917 utc - R. Netherlands, Netherlands (Madagascar relay) - (EE) - sio:554 - EE. World news read by XYL and OM. Wine talk, EU rules at 21. Piece on New Amsterdam (New York City) at 22. I.d. at 29. Prog. "Network Europe" i.d. at 30. TV mini-series "Holocaust" starring Meryl Streep from 1978 and German reaction to same. Rotterdam Film Festival piece at 38. Sched: 1800-2000 daily. Tx: Madagascar; 250kW. Targets: cAf, eAf, wAf - (Eton e1XM/ Wellbrook ALA 330S active loop - Springfield, Massachusetts, USA - 29 JAN 09)
Bucky Hydal - Jan 29 20:07

21685 kHz - 1701 utc - R. France Int'l, France (Fr. Guyana relay) - (FF) - sio:454 - FF. Pop mx male vocal. More pop mx at 03. Pop mx f. vocal in EE at 17. All pop mx right through monitoring period. I.d. "RFI" (French pronunciation) at 49. Sched:1700-2000 daily. Tx: Montinsery; Target: Af. - (Eton e1XM/ Wellbrook ALA 330S active loop - Springfield, Massachusetts, USA - 29 JAN 09)
Bucky Hydal - Jan 29 18:00

17895 kHz - 1627 utc - V. of America, USA (Botswana relay) - (EE) - sio:353 - EE. I.D. at 29. Prog. i.d. "Africa News Tonight" at 30. XYL with Africa news, "live from Washington." OM w/Af. accent gives Af. sports results, stories, and scheds. at 31. Af. mx segue at 44. Technology in Africa report at 48. Financial report at 51. Tx: Botswana; 100kW. Target: cAf. - (Icom R-75/Welbrook ALA 330S active loop - Springfield, Massachusetts, USA - 29 JAN 09)
Bucky Hydal - Jan 29 16:54

15120 - 1136z - R. Free Asia, via Irana Wila, Sri Lanka - (Laotian) - sio:232 - OM talks, short mx, ID by OM - (Sangean ATS 909 w/ ant. 30m LW - Buenos Aires - Argentina - 28Jan-2009)
Pablo Coenny - Jan 28 11:43

9490 kHz - 2317 utc - V. of America, USA (Philapines relay) - (EE) - sio:252 - Prog. "VOA News" i.d. at 19. Station i.d. "VOA" at 19. Organ mx, ended at 26. Hvy QRN. OM speaking about Pres. Obama at 31. Tx: Philapines. Targets: Far East Asia, sAs., and Oceania. - (Icom R-75/Welbrook ALA 330S active loop - Springfield, Massachusetts, USA - 24 JAN 09)
Bucky Hydal - Jan 24 23:50

7440 kHz - 0109 utc - R. Ukraine Int'l, Ukraine - (EE) - sio:555 - XYL with piece on agreement forming Ukraine, Day of Unity, with an anti-Soviet/Russian slant. Continued with remarks on the dispute with Russia over the price and supply of Russian gas transiting Ukraine territory, and a new contract. Prog. i.d. "Ukraine Today" at 13. "Seven wonders of Ukraine", nature sites competing for inclusion. Station i.d. at 20. Tx: Lviv; 600kw. Target: nAm. - (Icom R-75/Welbrook ALA 330S active loop - Springfield, Massachusetts, USA - 22 JAN 09)
Bucky Hydal - Jan 23 01:23

4780 - 0400 - RTV Djibouti, Djibouti - (Arabic) - sio:332 - North African style music program - (Kenwood TS-850S and "flag" antenna - Sparta, TN - Jan 17)
Barry - Jan 17 04:03

5930 kHz - 2246 utc - R. Prague, Czech Republic - (EE) - sio:454 - XYL and OM w/Czech news, into a musical segue, then piece on musician and producer Vclav Havelka. I.D. at 56. Tx: Litomyl; 100kW. Target: Americas. IC-R75/Wellbrook ALA330s active loop - (Icom R-75/Wellbrook ALA330S active loop - Springfield, Massachusetts, USA - 16 JAN 09)
Bucky Hydal - Jan 16 23:05

15215 - 1726z - Voice of Africa, Sabrata, Libya - (F) - sio:433 - Instrumental music, om talks, ID by om. - (Sony ICF-SW7600GR - Ext. loop w/60m - Conselheiro Lafaiete MG, Brazil - 12Jan-2009)
Cleiber A. Jr. - Jan 12 17:27

15190 - 1717 - R. Africa, Bata, Equatorial Guinea - (EE) - sio:433 - Religious program, om talk about the Bible. - (Sony ICF-SW7600GR - Ext. loop w/60m - Conselheiro Lafaiete MG/Brazil - 12Jan-2009)
Cleiber A. Jr. - Jan 12 17:19

15140 - 1705z - R. Sultanate Oman(presumed), Thumrait, Oman - (AA) - sio:222 - Arabic music, om tallks, mentioned "Gaza..." and "Israel...", - (Sony ICF-SW7600GR - Ext. loop w/60m - Conselheiro Lafaiete MG/Brazil - 12Jan-2009)
Cleiber A. Jr. - Jan 12 17:10

15120 - 1655z - Voice of Nigeria, Ikorodu, Nigeria - (AA) - sio:433 - OM talks, ID "Voice of Nigeria...", short instrumental music, OM returning. - (Sony ICF-SW7600GR - Ext. loop w/60m - Conselheiro Lafaiete MG/Brazil - 12Jan-2009)
Cleiber A. Jr. - Jan 12 16:56

15105 - 1426 - BBC , via Mahe, Seychelles - (Somali) - sio:344 - Two om's talks, short music and ID. - (Sony ICF-SW7600GR, ext. loop w/60m - Conselheiro Lafaiete MG/Brazil - 12Jan-2009)
Cleiber A. Jr. - Jan 12 14:28

15080 - 1407 - Radio Cairo, Abis, Egypt - (AA) - sio:333 - Yl and om talks, it seems to be a interview, Arab music. - (Sony ICF-SW7600GR, ant. ext. loop w/60m - Conselheiro Lafaiete MG/Brazil - 12Jan-2009)
Cleiber A. Jr. - Jan 12 14:16

4670 (USB) - 0630z - unid, - (SS) - sio:222 - Am logging this nightly. Sounds like 2 Cuban males talking on a telephone? Same 2 people each time. Anybody have a clue? - (Realistic DX-400 with homemade loop - Richmond VA - 4Jan-2009)
Larry Lanberg - Jan 4 22:38

7325 kHz - 0020 utc - R. Austria Int'l, Austria - (EE) - sio:555 - Prog. "Report From Austria": Austrian political and cultural issues. Deutsch sprechen at 0030. Tx: Moosbrun; 300kw. Targets: cAm, eNAm. (Happy New Year SW listeners worldwide.) - (Eton e1/Wellbrook ALA 330S active loop. - W. Massachusetts, USA - 01 JAN 2009)
Bucky - Jan 1 00:33



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