VOIRI Teheran is on 7540 Khz at 2020 Utc in English via transmitter in Lithuania. Reception is good with SINPO 55444, almost no fading. Programme is news and frequency schedule at the end of programme in english. Parallel frequency is direct from Iran 6205 Khz with SINPO 45434. Annonced email-address is englishradio(@)irib.ir. The website of the english service is http://english.irib.ir/.
An excellent site is http://www.bclnews.it. Lots of shortwave station schedules, QSL-cards and audio files. A huge site to surf on a longer time.
Radio Oman is on 13640 Khz at 0715 Utc in Arabic. Reception is quite good with SINPO 25433. Plays some arabic music. After that clear identification by woman.
RAI Radio Due is on 7195 Khz at 0705 Utc in Italian. Plays some pop-music from the 80th and announcements. Reception is strong with SINPO 45444. Station is not listed in Eibi’s frequency list. At 0707 Utc sudden sign off.
WHRI World Harvest Radio is on 7465 Khz at 0700 Utc in English. Reception is good with SINPO 34433, some fading. Programme is religious speech.
Voz Cristiana is on 6110 Khz at 0640 Utc in Portuguese. SINPO is 24433, some nice music and announcements.
RHC Habana is strong on 6060 Khz at 0630 Utc in English. Reception is SINPO 34433. Programme is a report on Nicaragua and Latin America. Later clear ID.
WEWN Birmingham is on 5850 Khz at 0625 Utc in English. Reception is fair with SINPO 44433. Programme is some religious talk about different verses.
PBS Xizang can be heard also in 60 metre band. The tibetian programme is aired on 4905 Khz at 2215 Utc. Reception is fair with SINPO 23333, some talk by man and woman.
Radio New Zealand is on 13730 Khz at 2205 Utc in English. Reception is SINPO 24322, sometimes O=3 but much fading. Programme is news and after that sports news.
Another religious station from the USA is WTJC Newport on 9370 Khz. Reception is good with SINPO 45444 at 2205 Utc. Plays some religious songs.
WWRB Manchester is heard with religious songs on 9385 Khz at 2200 Utc. SINPO is 24433, quiet good reception, some noise. Satation is broadcasting from the USA and language is English.
The general overseas service of All India Radio can be heard on 9445 Khz at 2150 Utc with SINPO 44444. Plays some indian film songs and later there is a report on an exhibition. Language is English.
Radio Africa No 1 is on 9580 Khz at 2145 Utc with SINPO 33433. Plays some african pop-music and I heard an identification. Some interference from Radio Medi 1 on 9575 Khz but quiet good readable.
Weak signals from Radio Aparecida on 9630 Khz at 2140 Utc in Portuguese. SINPO 24322, lots of noise and fading make reception not easy. Plays some local music and talk by man.
Dr Gene Scott can be heard on 9725 Khz at 2135 Utc in English. SINPO is 24433, religious speech by man. Transmitter site is in Costa Rica.
RHC Habana is heard on 11760 Khz at 2125 Utc with SINPO 34433. Plays some local music and talk in English. Broadcast is directed to Europe. Clear identification at 2130 Utc. Then interval signal and programme in French.
Radio Brasil Central is on 11815 Khz at 2120 Utc in Portuguese. Reception is fair with SINPO 24433, nice SINPO for a local brazilian station. Some talk with very fast speech.
Radio Japan via Ascension Islands Relay is on 11855 Khz at 2120 Utc. Reception is fair with SINPO 24433. Programme is in English with clear Identification. This broadcast is also directed to Africa.
WYFR via Ascension Islands is in English on 11875 Khz at 2115 Utc. Reception is quite strong with SINPO 34433. Religious talk, the transmission is directed to Africa.
RAE Buenos Aires ist auf 15345 Khz um 2105 Utc in Deutsch zu hören. SINPO 44333, starkes Signal mit S=9+5dB. Gerade werden die email-Adressen angesagt. Es folgt der Wetterbericht.
Some english segments can be heard on CNR2 Chinese Business Radio on 6155 Khz at 2250 Utc with O=2/3. Seems to be a language lesson mixed with Chinese.
Tentative PBS Xizang is on 6050 Khz at 2230 Utc in Chinese. At 2230 Utc identification but I am not so familiar with the chinese language. Later news and some talk. Reception is fair with O=3.
The second outlet of PBS Xizang arrives on 6110 Khz at 2240 Utc in Tibetian as well. Plays some local music. The tibetian programme of PBS Xizang is also heard in parallel on 6130 Khz with O=4.
The home service of the Voice of Vietnam 2nd programme can be heard at 2225 Utc on 5925 Khz in Vietnamese. Female speaker is reading some news. Reception is quiet good with O=3, some noise.
Radio Cancao Nova from Brazil is on 9675 Khz at 2215 Utc in Portuguese. Reception is O=3 but low signal strength, not the best conditions today. Programme is much talk.
Voice of Korea is on 9650 Khz at 2210 Utc in Japanese. Reception is O=3/4, very strong today. Several chinese music jammer arrive on 31 metres as well. No sign of the brazilian local stations so far unfortunatelly.
Die Online-Foren wellenforum.de (Deutschland) und A-DX (Österreich) führen in der Zeit vom 29.10.2006 (00:00 UTC) bis 19.11.2006 (23:59 UTC) den 1. Asia DX Contest durch.
Teilnehmen kann jeder Radiofreund, ob Newcomer oder Oldtimer, die Mitgliedschaft in einer Hobbyvereinigung ist natürlich nicht notwendig.
Alles weitere unter Asia-DX-Contest.
Der Rhein-Main-Radio-Club läd ein zum DX – Camp 2.- 8.10.06 in Langenselbold.
Ausführliche Einladung auf der Homepage www.rmrc.de
Di. 3. 10. wird Dirk Oberjasper eine Einführung in das speziell für FM, UHF und VHF- DXing interessante Programm “Radio mobile” geben und zeigen, wie man es nutzen kann und was man alles für phantastische Sachen damit machen kann.
Am Freitag Abend 6.10. bis Samstag wird uns Stefan Brockmann von Winradio den Software defined Receiver Winradio WR-G313e mit DRM vorstellen und an den verschiedenen Antennen testen lassen. Er wird uns Gelegenheit geben, ihn mit Fragen zu löchern.
Ebenfalls auf dem DX-Camp wird der neue QSL-Karten Kalender 2007 präsentiert, dessen Auflage bereits fast komplett ausverkauft ist.
RMRC-Mitglieder erhalten den QSL-Kalenders 2007 für 10 Euro. (statt 14,80 Euro Verkaufspreis).
Eingeladen sind alle DXer. Freibier steht bereit. Gute Laune muß selbst mitgebracht werden.