Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Voice of Turkey

Voice of Turkey, transmitting from Emirler, was logged on 25 August 2019. A Turkish language broadcast, consisting mostly of Turkish pop music, was logged from 17.55 till 18.35 UTC. Transmission occurred on 5.960 kHz.

Reception report was submitted the following day. QSL card arrived in the mail on 10 October 2019.

 RX: Tecsun S-2000 ANT: 1/4 wave QTH: West Malaysia


Friday, October 4, 2019

Japan Short Wave Club/AWR (via Trincomalee)

Japan Short Wave Club via Adventist World Radio,  transmitting from  Trincomalee, Sri Lanka, was logged on 1 September 2019. This QSL card confirms reception of  JSWC DX Report heard during AWR's Wavescan programme from 16.05 till 16.30 UTC. This segment also included Ray Robinson's commentary on MW broadcasters in Uruguay and Jeff White's interview of Kim Elliot, former announcer with VOA and currently on WRMI. Reception on 9.580 kHz rated a SINPO of 25322 -- weak signal, occasionally clear audio when not fading under atmospheric noise. Reception deteriorated gradually after 16.20 UTC.

Reception report, along with USD2.00, was posted to  Japan Short Wave Club on 3rd of September 2019. QSL card of the Year of the Pig, along with two NHK postcards featuring landmarks of Japan, arrived in the letterbox on 4 September 2019.

 RX: Tecsun S-2000 ANT: 1/4 wave  QTH: West Malaysia

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Trans World Radio Africa (via Al-Dhabbiya)

Trans World Radio Africa, transmitting from Al-Dhabbiya,  UAE,  was received on 29 September 2019. An Amharic broadcast of "Kingdom of Eswatini" was monitored  from 03.35 till 03.45 UTC. Reception on 9.655 kHz rated a SINPO of 24332 -- weak signal, occasionally clear and audible when not fading under atmospheric noise. HERE is TWR  (Al-Dhabbiya)

Reception report was emailed on the same day. An eQSL was received on 3 October 2019.

RX: Tecsun S-2000 ANT: 20 meter long dipole QTH: West Malaysia

Voice of Vietnam

Voice of Vietnam, transmitting from Ha Noi, was logged on 5 September 2019. English language broadcast of news, current affairs, "Discovery Vietnam" programme and Vietnamese pop song was monitored from  09.58 till 10.28 UTC. Reception on 12.020 kHz rated a SINPO of 55544 - excellent signal strength and clarity of audio

Reception report was emailed the following day, VOV replied promising a QSL card, which arrived in the mail on 3 October 2019.

RX: Tecsun S-2000 ANT: 1/4 wave QTH: West Malaysia

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Radio Taiwan International (via Paochung)

Radio Taiwan International via Paochung was received on 2 September 2019. English programming to South East Asia was received from 03.00 till 04.00 UTC. Reception on the shortwave frequency of 15.320 kHz was SINPO 55444.

Reception report was emailed and submitted online on the same day. QSL card arrived on 2 October 2019.
 
RX: Degen DE-1102 ANT: Random wire QTH: Central West Malaysia

Radio Taiwan International (via Paochung)


Radio Taiwan International via Paochung was received on 1 August 2019. English programming to South East Asia was received from 03.00 till 04.00 UTC. Reception on the shortwave frequency of 15.320 kHz was SINPO 55444. 
Reception report was emailed and submitted online on the same day. QSL card arrived on 2 October 2019.
RX: Degen DE-1102 ANT: Random wire QTH: Central West Malaysia

Radio Taiwan International (via Tamsui)

Radio Taiwan International via Tamsui was received on 31 August 2019. Special German broadcast from Tamsui to Europe was received from 18.00 till 18.30 UTC. Reception on the shortwave frequency of 9.540 kHz was SINPO 25331. 

Reception report was emailed and submitted online on the same day. QSL card arrived on 2 October 2019.

Email:

deutsch@rti.org.tw

RX: Tecsun S-2000 ANT: 1/4 wave  QTH: Central West Malaysia