Friday, July 19, 2019

Charleston Radio International*

Charleston Radio International in Germany was logged  25 May 2019. A selection of non-stop music from the 20s and 30s was observed from 22.50 till 23.10 UTC. Reception on 5.140 kHz rate a SINPO of 24322 -- poor signal strength, but occasionally audible content despite fading and atmospheric noise.

Reception report was emailed on the following day. The above eQSL was received on 20 July 201


*RX: Remote SDR ANT: Mini whip QTH: Enschede, the Netherlands

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

All India Radio Hyderabad (Telangana)

All India Radio  Hyderabad, transmitting from Hayatnagar (Vanasthalipuram), Ranga Reddy, Telangana (India) was logged on 24 February 2019. Classical / Devotional Indian music was monitored from 17.08 till 17.22 UTC. Reception on 738 kHz (MW) rated a SINPO of 23412 -- long periods of  fading (every 8 to 10 minutes) largely hampered reception of your station; otherwise when received signal strength was fair and clarity of content good. Before 17.00 UTC, strong interference from a station in Thailand made reception impossible. HERE is AIR Hyderbad.

Reception report was emailed to Synergy and Spectrum Management on the follwoing day. QSL card arrived in the mail on 16 July 2019.


 RX: Sangean ATS-909 ANT: internal ferrite rod QTH: Central West Malaysia

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Voice of Vietnam

Voice of Vietnam, transmitting from Hanoi, was logged on 7 June 2019. This English language broadcast featured news about Vietnam, "Current Affairs," "Village Life," VOV promotional spot for  "Colourful Ethnicities" and a song by Vietnamese boy band, Monster. This broadcast was monitored from 10.00 till 10.27 UTC. Reception on  9.840 khz rated a SINPO of 54544 -- strong signal strength, slight transmitter noise and slight fading, otherwise clear and good reception throughout the transmission. HERE is the Voice of Vietnam.

Reception report was emailed later in the day. QSL card arrived in the mail on 10 July 2019.

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

KBS World Radio (via Woofferton)

KBS World Radio, transmitting from Woofferton (England),  was logged on 4 March 2019. Russian broadcast featured programmes "Speak in Korean" and World Congress Report on Information Technology and Samsung Electronics. This was monitored from 18.35 to 19.00 UTC (broadcast time from 18.00 to 19.00 UTC). Reception on 6.040 kHz rated a SINPO of 35443 -- good signal strength, good audio content, some atmospheric noise. HERE is KBS World Russian (Woofferton)

Reception report was emailed to Russian service of KBS and submitted online in English on the following day. QSL card with sticker and programme schedule arrived in the mail on 10 July on 2019.

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

Monday, July 1, 2019

Voice of America Calendar 2019 for July


Voice of America Calendar 2019 for July.

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QSL Calendar for July 2019


QSL Calendar for July 2019

Radio Taiwan International for July 2019


Radio Taiwan International Calendar for July 2019