Shortwave Radio Recordings: BBC World Service to the British Antarctic Survey

View of Bird Island, South Georgia, where one of the British Antarctic research stations is located. (Source: British Antarctic Survey)

View of Bird Island, South Georgia, where one of the British Antarctic research stations is located. (Source: British Antarctic Survey)

Mentioned earlier today, here is the recording of the BBC World Service’s thirty minute broadcast to the British Antarctic Survey. I was able to receive a relatively strong signal at 21:30 UTC on 9,890 kHz from the World Service’s Wooferton transmission site.

Click here to download the full recording as an MP3, or simply listen via the embedded player below.  I will also post this on the Shortwave Radio Audio Archive.

5 thoughts on “Shortwave Radio Recordings: BBC World Service to the British Antarctic Survey

  1. Anon-co has posted a video showing FM, MW, and SW tuning on the R-2010D. Unfortunately it does look like it tunes in fixed increments of 5 or 10/9 kHz:

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