Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation (SLBC), transmitting from Colombo-Ekala, Sri Lanka, was logged on18 March 2012. An English language programme of music requests and news was monitored from 02.00 to 03.00 UTC on 15.745 kHz. This 35 kW transmitter (with actual output being 20 kW) is heard regularly in this region of South East Asia. Reception (SINPO) at 02.00 UTC was 45444 -- good signal strength with slight fading. At 02.40 UTC weak signal strength, atmospheric noise and fading degraded reception to 25222. By 02.55 UTC signal was negligible and gradually dissolved into static.