Author Archives: Thomas

Helliniki Radiophonia on 9,420 kHz or 9,415 kHz?

SWLing Post reader, Mark Clark writes: “Tuned [to Helliniki Radiophonia] during band scan at 0110 UT. It was playing 1970s rock music like Love is Like Oxygen by Sweet and Evil Woman by ELO. Male announcer speaking in Greek between each song. … Continue reading

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Shortwave Radio Recordings: Voice of Nigeria

For your listening pleasure: the Voice of Nigeria–recorded on January 28, 2015, starting at 10:00 UTC on 9,690 kHz. The past few days, the signal out of Ikorodu has been much stronger than normal, so I’ve spent several afternoons listening to … Continue reading

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Eton Traveler III: $34 shipped on Blinq

I just discovered and ordered an Eton Traveler III on for $34.19. It’s listed as “Used – Very Good” condition–most likely an open box item. It appears Blinq only has one more left in stock–though I imagine more will … Continue reading

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Kyodo News Agency Fax and the Sony CRF-V21

My friend, @K7al_L3afta, posted to Twitter, the following fax he decoded from the Kyodo News Agency on 12,745 kHz today: The Kyodo News Agency is possibly the last marine weather fax station which faxes daily news (full newspapers) and navigational warnings to ships … Continue reading

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Attila notes the passing of Deutschlandradio longwave

SWLing Post reader, Pázmány Attila, writes: “I’m a SWL-MWL-LWL from Hungary, Europe. I like your blog where I can read about radio news and reviews. You report about new stations if they appear in the air and about closed stations … Continue reading

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WRTH 2015 available on

The publishers of the Wold Radio TV Handbook sent the following message to me regarding availability of WRTH 2015 on “WRTH 2015 is now available on, despite the first page listing it as “This title has not yet been … Continue reading

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Shortwave Radio Recordings: Radio Vilnius 1990-1991

Shortwave Radio Audio Archive contributor, Richard Langley, has digitized another set of historic off-air recordings–this time, documenting the independence of Lithuania through Radio Vilinus. Many thanks to Richard for the following guest post and archived audio: Radio Vilnius 1990-1991 On … Continue reading

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