Category Archives: Mediumwave

Radio France: mediumwave and longwave broadcasts to end

Many thanks to SWLing Post reader, Marc, who sends this news from France Inter. The article (in French) states that Radio France, in a cost-cutting measure, will end mediumwave transmissions by the end of this year (2015) and longwave transmissions by the … Continue reading

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CBK transmitter building to be demolished

Many thanks to SWLing Post reader, Chris, who shares a link to this article from the CBC: Historic CBK transmitter building in Watrous to be demolished Most people who have grown up in the prairie provinces will have received their … Continue reading

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WRTH update to A15 schedule

(Source: Sean Gilbert, WRTH Facebook Page) WRTH has released a free update for the A15 schedules file. This PDF contains frequency changes, address etc., updates and some new stations. Please visit www.wrth.com and navigate to ‘Latest WRTH Updates’, choose the … Continue reading

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In the field with the Panasonic RF-2200

I’ve had the Panasonic RF-2200 for just one week, but I’ve thoroughly enjoyed getting to know this classic solid-state portable. Without a doubt I’ve been very pleased with the RF-2200, and I only have good things to say about the eBay seller, volodymyry123 from … Continue reading

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Shortwave listeners hear the Voice of Greece once again

SWLing Post contributor, Moshe, writes with some good news from the Voice of Greece: I’m listening to VOG at 9420kHz, At 11:27 local time 08:27UTC, 11/06/2015 the station identified itself as “Ezo Athina, I Foni Dis Elladas”: “This Is Athens, The … Continue reading

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Art Bell’s “Midnight In The Desert” to be broadcast on shortwave via WTWW and WBCQ

Many thanks to SWLing Post reader, Mike, who informs us that Art Bell is returning to the airwaves with a new radio show called Midnight in the Desert. Like Coast to Coast AM, (which Bell retired from several years ago) Midnight … Continue reading

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The Panasonic RF-2200: an early birthday gift

This week, I purchased a radio that I have lusted after for years: the Panasonic RF-2200. I justified this eBay purchase because June is my birthday month and…well…do I need anymore justification!?!  Just look at this beautiful analog dial: In … Continue reading

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