Friday, September 23, 2011

Radio Shiokaze (Sea-breeze) -- Japan

Radio Shiokaze (Sea-breeze) in Tokyo, Japan was monitored on 23 September 2011 from 14.15 to 14.30 UTC (broadcast time 13.30-14.30 UTC, Friday only) on 5.9850 kHz. Signal (SINPO) at 14.15 UTC was 21441 -- strong interference on 5.985 kHz from an adjacent station or jamming caused severe heterodyning. When retuned to 5.983 kHz reception was clear and speech understood. 

The station is sponsored by the Japanese government and public donations to obtain the release of Japanese abductees held in North Korea.

Reception report was submitted by email to  


  1. Monitored Radio Shiokaze (See Breeze) on 15 November 2013 between 14:15 UTC to 14:30 UTC (SINPO=55545). Monitored by VU2OEC (Rajesh Chandwani). Location: Gurgaon, Haryana (North India).

  2. Thank you for the update, Rajesh. I good to hear their signal is reaching northern India at (SINPO) 55545. That's outstanding!!! Happy DXing!!!

  3. This evening (14 April 2018) I monitored Shiokaze at 1340-1400 UTC on 6040 kHz. Audibility was good. SIO - 343.

  4. Greetings from Mexico.
    I want to ask you to support me with the current email of this station in order to send a reception report.
    Thank you very much for your support.