Saturday, April 2, 2016

Free Radio Skybird* (via Channel 292)

Free Radio Skybird* via Channel 292 (Rohrbach, Germany) was received on 2 April 2016, from 16.00 till 17.00 UTC. An eclectic mix of jazz, avant-garde, ambient, folk and rock music was heard in this hour long broadcast.

Reception on 6.070 kHz was (SINPO) 55545 -- excellent signal strength, audio quality, with slight and occasional fading, no QRN and no QRM.

HERE's how FRS sounded during the broadcast.

Reception report was emailed on the same day. DJ Fredrick Moe replied on same day, saying: "I do appreciate your email; I would appreciate a small cash donation of $2 to cover postage for a QSL to Malaysia. You could send PayPal to: If that is not possible please let me know." A few days later, the report was posted by mail as requested. QSL arrived in the mail on 20 May 2016.


 *Transmission was received using SDR web-receiver in The Netherlands (Twente)

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