Saturday, October 25, 2014

Wrong frequency of Voice of Turkey on Saturday, Oct.25

TURKEY   Wrong frequency of Voice of Turkey was observed on Saturday, Oct.25
from 0600 on 11750 EMR 500 kW / 097 deg to WeAs Turkish, scheduled till 0855
from 0600 on 11980 EMR 500 kW / 150 deg to WeAs Turkish, instead 11955,-1155
from 0600 on 13635 EMR 500 kW / 310 deg to WeEu Turkish, scheduled till 1255

Last broadcast of Adygeyan Radio on shortwave

RUSSIA(non)    Probably it is last broadcast of Adygeyan Radio on shortwave
1700-1800 on 7325 ARM 100 kW / 188 deg to CeAs Adygeyan Fri, Oct.24. Video:

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Shortwave’s Newest Broadcaster Global 24 – Takes to the Air on October 31

Oct. 21, 2014 – Global 24 Radio LLC announced today that its inaugural broadcast will go live at 7:00 p.m., Friday, Oct. 31, with a line-up of new and well-known programs and around-the-clock English language programming.  The broadcast can be heard 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on 9395 kHz on WRMI broadcasting from Okeechobee, Florida.

“We’re very excited about launching Global 24 and the important contributions it will make to shortwave radio listening – as both a medium worth preserving and a vital part of the modern media mix for so many listeners around the world,” said Phil Workman, general manager of Global 24.   “Our broadcast will appeal to dedicated shortwave listeners (SWL) all over the world looking for breaking news, opinion and music.”

Global 24 aims to revitalize the shortwave medium by bringing general interest news and entertainment into sharper focus for listeners looking for high quality programming on a daily basis.  Regular listeners will be informed, entertained and engaged in an ever more complex world.

According to Jeff White, general manager of WRMI,  “Global 24 represents another step in the long overdue commercialization of shortwave radio.  We are excited to be working with them on their ambitious program to engage and entertain a global audience.”

Additional press releases in coming days will announce our broadcast schedule, our Listeners’ Club, contests, sponsors, our web store, staff and much more.  Follow us on Twitter at @Global24Radio or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/global24radio.

Visit our website: http://www.global24radio.com to join our email newsletter for the most current updates.

Correction - Radio ERGO from Oct.26 will be at new time and frequency

U.K.(non)   Winter B-14 of Radio ERGO via BABCOCK will be at new time and frequency:
1200-1300 on 17845 DHA 250 kW / 225 deg to EaAf Somali, ex 0830-0930 on 17680 in B13

ERT Open on new 9415 and wrong 9935 on Oct.23

GREECE    ERT Open was observed on new and wrong frequencies on Oct.23:
from 0500 NF  9415 AVL 170 kW / 323 deg to WeEu Greek, insread of  9420
from 0500 on  9935 AVL 100 kW / 285 deg to WeEu Greek, instead of 11645
Back to its usual frequencies 9420 and 11645 around 0640UT. Later today
1010-1300 on  9420 AVL 170 kW / 323 deg to WeEu Greek, off air
1010-1300 on 11645 AVL 100 kW / 182 deg to NoAf Greek, off air
from 1300 NF  9415 AVL 170 kW / 323 deg to WeEu Greek, ex 9420
from 1300 on  9935 AVL 100 kW / 285 deg to WeEu Greek

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

DX RE MIX NEWS # 877

AUSTRALIA   Radio Australia with unscheduled news in French on Oct.17
0600-0605 on 11945 SHP 100 kW / 100 deg to SPac, instead of English!
from 0605 on 11945 SHP 100 kW / 100 deg to SPac switch to English nx. Video
http://swldxbulgaria.blogspot.com/2014/10/radio-australia-with-unscheduled-news.html


CHINA   Some changes of China Radio International effective Oct.14
0200-0257 on  9690 NOB 250 kW / 290 deg to CeAm Chinese, cancelled
0300-0357 on  9690 NOB 250 kW / 290 deg to CeAm English, cancelled
1200-1257 on 11910 BEI 500 kW / 138 deg to SEAs Chinese, addit.(ex REE Sp)
1300-1357 on 11910 BEI 500 kW / 138 deg to SEAs English, addit.(ex REE Sp)
http://swldxbulgaria.blogspot.com/2014/10/some-changes-of-china-radio.html


GERMANY   Extra transmission of Radio Joystick via Media Broadcast on Oct.19:
1000-1100 on 7330 MOS 100 kW / 283 deg to CeEu German, scheduled 1st Sun only
http://swldxbulgaria.blogspot.com/2014/10/extra-transmission-of-radio-joystick-on.html


GERMANY   Reception of Hamburger Lokalradio on Oct.19:
1100-1500 on  9485 GOH 001 kW / 230 deg to CeEu CUSB Sunday, as follows:
1100-1300 Hamburger Lokalradio in German
1300-1400 Deutsche Welle in English
1400-1500 Radio Tropicana in Spanish
http://swldxbulgaria.blogspot.com/2014/10/reception-of-hamburger-lokalradio-on.html


GERMANY(non)   Media Broadcast changes:
Voice of Oromo Liberation, additional frequency
1700-1800 on 17630 ISS 100 kW / 125 deg to EaAf Oromo/Amharic Wed
// frequency 13830 ISS 100 kW / 125 deg to EaAf Oromo/Amharic Wed
1700-1800 on 17630 ISS 100 kW / 125 deg to EaAf Amharic Sun
// frequency 13830 ISS 100 kW / 125 deg to EaAf Amharic Sun
Bible Voice Broadcasting-Marhaban 7, additional broadcast
0531-0600 on 11660 NAU 125 kW / 150 deg to N/ME Arabic Mon-Fri. Videos:
http://swldxbulgaria.blogspot.com/2014/10/media-broadcast-changes.html


OMAN   Very odd frequency of Radio Sultanate of Oman was noted on Oct.17:
1400-1509 on 15144 THU 100 kW / 315 deg to WeEu English, instead of 15140
1509-2200 on 15144 THU 100 kW / 315 deg to WeEu Arabic, instead of 15140:
http://swldxbulgaria.blogspot.com/2014/10/radio-sultanate-of-oman-on-15144-khz.html


NEW ZEALAND   Frequency changes of Radio New Zealand International in English:
1551-1650 on  5975 RAN 050 kW / 035 deg to Cooks/Samoa/Niue/Tonga AM, ex till 1745
1651-1750 NF  9700 RAN 050 kW / 035 deg to Cooks/Samoa/Niue/Tonga AM, ex 5975
http://swldxbulgaria.blogspot.com/2014/10/frequency-change-of-radio-new-zealand.html

B-14 of Radio New Zealand International in English from October 26:
0000-0250 on 15720 RAN 050 kW / 035 deg to All Pacific in AM mode

0251-0358 on 15720 RAN 050 kW / 035 deg to All Pacific in AM mode
0251-0358 on 17675 RAN 025 kW / 035 deg to Vanuatu in DRM mode Mon-Fri

0359-0458 on 15720 RAN 050 kW / 035 deg to All Pacific in AM mode

0459-0650 on 11725 RAN 050 kW / 035 deg to All Pacific in AM mode

0651-0758 on 11725 RAN 050 kW / 035 deg to All Pacific in AM mode
0651-0758 on 11690 RAN 025 kW / 035 deg to Tonga in DRM mode Mon-Fri

0759-1058 on  9765 RAN 050 kW / 035 deg to All Pacific in AM mode

1059-1258 on 13840 RAN 100 kW / 325 deg to NW Pacific/PNG/Timor in AM mode

1259-1550 on  5950 RAN 050 kW / 035 deg to All Pacific in AM mode

1551-1750 on  9765 RAN 050 kW / 035 deg to Cooks/Samoa/Niue/Tonga in AM mode
1551-1750 on  9630 RAN 025 kW / 035 deg to Cooks/Samoa/Niue/Tonga in DRM mode

1751-1850 on  9765 RAN 050 kW / 035 deg to Cooks/Samoa/Niue/Tonga in AM mode
1751-1850 on 11690 RAN 025 kW / 035 deg to Cooks/Samoa/Niue/Tonga in DRM mode

1851-1950 on 11725 RAN 050 kW / 035 deg to Cooks/Samoa/Niue/Tonga in AM mode
1851-1950 on 11690 RAN 025 kW / 035 deg to Cooks/Samoa/Niue/Tonga in DRM mode

1951-2150 on 11725 RAN 050 kW / 035 deg to Solomon Islands/Niue/Tonga in AM mode
1951-2150 on 15720 RAN 025 kW / 035 deg to Solomon Islands/Niue/Tonga in DRM mode

2151-2400 on 15720 RAN 050 kW / 035 deg to All Pacific in AM mode

Expect schedule changes from time to time to take account of propagation
to our target audience. NB: Every month on the first and third Wednesday
2230-0600 UTC, it is Maintenance day at our transmitter site Rangitaiki.


SARAWAK(non)   New frequencies of Radio Free Sarawak
Sat, Oct.18
1100-1130 on 15430 PUG 125 kW / 222 deg to SEAs Iban, ex 15425 on Sat, Oct.11
1130-1155 on 15460 PUG 125 kW / 222 deg to SEAs Iban
1155-1230 on 15430 PUG 125 kW / 222 deg to SEAs Iban
Mon, Oct.20
1100-1116 on 15460 PUG 125 kW / 222 deg to SEAs Iban, open carrier / dead air
1116-1130 on 15460 PUG 125 kW / 222 deg to SEAs Iban
1130-1155 on 15460 PUG 125 kW / 222 deg to SEAs Iban, ex 15420 on Mon, Oct.13
1155-1230 on 15420 PUG 125 kW / 222 deg to SEAs Iban, ex 15430 on Mon, Oct.13
Tue, Oct.21
1100-1130 on 15430 PUG 125 kW / 222 deg to SEAs Iban, ex 15420 on Tue, Oct.14
1130-1155 on 15460 PUG 125 kW / 222 deg to SEAs Iban
1155-1230 on 15430 PUG 125 kW / 222 deg to SEAs Iban
Wed, Oct.22
1100-1130 on 15425 PUG 125 kW / 222 deg to SEAs Iban, ex 15460 on Wed, Oct.15
1130-1200 on 15460 PUG 125 kW / 222 deg to SEAs Iban
1200-1230 on 15460 PUG 125 kW / 222 deg to SEAs Iban, ex 15425 on Wed, Oct.15


TURKEY   Wrong frequency of Voice of Turkey was noted on Tuesday, October 21:
1224-1228 on 13760 EMR 500 kW / 310 deg to WeEu Interval Signal, after German
1229-1233 on 13760 EMR 500 kW / 310 deg to WeEu English, instead of A14 15450
1233-1320 on 15450 EMR 500 kW / 310 deg to WeEu English, as scheduled. Videos
http://swldxbulgaria.blogspot.com/2014/10/wrong-frequency-of-voice-of-turkey-on.html


U.K.(non)   Last transmission of Radio ERGO on shortwave will be on Oct.25:
0830-0930 on 13685 DHA 250 kW / 225 deg to EaAf Somali, nothing in B-14 BAB


USA   Wrong frequency of WWCR 1 in English was noted on October 20
from 1200 on 15795*WCR 100 kW / 046 deg to WeEu, instead of 15825.
* co-ch DRM noise of All India Radio in Chinese till 1315. Videos:
http://swldxbulgaria.blogspot.com/2014/10/wrong-frequency-of-wwcr-1-in-english.html
Back to scheduled frequency 15825 around 1545 UTC


USA(non)   Old transmitters and bad reception of Brother Stair:
1500-1900 on  9400 SCB 100 kW / 030 deg to EaEu English
1800-2100 on  5900 SCB 050 kW / 306 deg to WeEu English. Video:
http://swldxbulgaria.blogspot.com/2014/10/old-transmitters-and-bad-reception-of.html


USA(non)   OTH Radar vs Brother Stair after 1700 on 9400, Oct.21:
1500-1900 on  9400 SCB 100 kW / 030 deg to EaEu English
1800-2100 on  5900 SCB 050 kW / 306 deg to WeEu English, 4 videos
http://swldxbulgaria.blogspot.com/2014/10/oth-radar-vs-brother-stair-on-9400.html


USA(non)   Last broadcasts of Brother Stair TOM via MBR will be on Oct.25:
1400-1600 on 13810 NAU 100 kW / 130 deg to N&ME English Mon-Fri
1400-1600 on 13810 ISS 100 kW / 120 deg to N&ME English Sat/Sun


UZBEKISTAN(non)   Frequency change of Voice of Martyrs from Oct.19
1600-1730 NF  7530 TAC 100 kW / 070 deg to KRE in Korean, ex 7520.
http://swldxbulgaria.blogspot.com/2014/10/frequency-change-of-voice-of-martyrs_21.html


VATICAN    Unscheduled broadcasts of Vatican Radio on Oct.17:
1915-1930 on  7250 SMG 250 kw / 320 deg to EaEu Italian
1930-1935 on  7250 SMG 250 kw / 320 deg to EaEu French. Videos:
http://swldxbulgaria.blogspot.com/2014/10/unscheduled-broadcasts-of-vatican-radio.html


VATICAN    Special transmission of Vatican Radio on Oct.19:
from 0930 on 21550 SMG 250 kW / 145 deg to CeAf English
from 0930 on 21560 SMG 250 kW / 165 deg to SoAf Portuguese
from 0930 on 21570 SMG 250 kW / 210 deg to NWAf French
http://swldxbulgaria.blogspot.com/2014/10/special-transmission-of-vatican-radio.html

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

OTH Radar vs Brother Stair on 9400 after 1700 on Oct.21

USA(non)   OTH Radar vs Brother Stair on 9400 after 1700 on Oct.21:
1500-1900 on  9400 SCB 100 kW / 030 deg to EaEu English
1800-2100 on  5900 SCB 050 kW / 306 deg to WeEu English, 4 videos