Tuesday, May 31, 2022

Saturday, May 21, 2022

Radio Taiwan International (via Tamsui)


Radio Taiwan International, transmitting from Tamsui, Taiwan, was logged on  1 April 2022. English language broadcast was monitored from 16.00 to 17.00 UTC. Reception on 9.405  kHz rated a SINPO of 44454 -- strong signal, clear audio, despite minor atmospheric noise in the background

Reception report was submitted by email on 4 April 2022. QSL card arrived on 13 May 2022,

RX: Alinco DX-R8T EXT ANT: 1/4 wave QTH: Central West Malaysia


Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Radio Nepal 50th Anniversary Stamp

NEPAL POST on 2 April 2001 issued a single stamp marking the 50th anniversary of Radio Nepal. Pastmark cancellation originated from Kathmandu. Cachet depicts the Radio Nepal logo.

Radio Nepal started broadcasting regularly on 2 April 1951 with a 250-watt short-wave transmitter was used at initial time. . Initially it began with a radio station called Prajatantra (democracy) Radio from Bhojpur District in 1949. Shortly after the end of the Rana regime, the first government radio channel in Nepal, Radio Nepal was the only radio channel in Nepal for almost 45 years.

Sunday, May 1, 2022