|Radio Mashaal / IBB Udonthani|
Radio Azadi, transmitting from Kuwait in Dari language, was received on 11 September 2011 from 04.30 to 05.30 UTC on 15.680 kHz. Signal (SINPO) was 25322 -- clear and audible speech despite weak signal strength.
Reception report was emailed to RFE/RFL. Within the hour of submitting it, I received this reply from Zach Peterson: "Thanks for your report. I will forward to our tech team tomorrow and get you a QSL card." QSL from Radio Azadi arrived in the mail on 2 March 2012, but after contacting Mr. Zach Peterson on a follow-up email in February 2012.
Radio Farda, transmitting from Iranawila, Sri Lanka, was heard broadcasting in Farsi on 11 September 2011 from 03.00 to 03.58 UTC on 15.690 kHz. Signal (SINPO) at 03.00 UTC was 45534 -- clear reception and good signal strength despite fading; at 03.30 UTC signal was degraded to 25312 -- reception was still clear and audible despite a weaker signal, fading and increased QRN.
Reception report was submitted by post and email to RFE/RL. QSL from Radio Farda arrived in the mail on 2 March 2012, but after contacting Mr. Zach Peterson on a follow-up email in February 2012.