Radio Station SAQ special transmission on United Nations Day, October 24

Alexanderson alternator in the SAQ Grimeton VLF transmitter.

(Source: SAQ via Alokesh Gupta)

Transmission on United Nations Day

We have the pleasure to announce that SAQ will be on air on United
Nations Day, Wednesday 24th October. We start the transmitter about
10:10 UTC, and a message will be sent at 10:30 UTC.

The frequency is 17.2 kHz CW.

Reports from the transmission will not be confirmed by QSL card.

The transmission is a part of the celebration of the United Nations Day
in Grimeton, see
http://undayorg.files.wordpress.com/2012/09/unday-english1.pdf

The start procedure will be streamed over Internet, appropriate link
will soon be published here.

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