Category Archives: Schedules and Frequencies

Thailand Coup: BBC World Service increases shortwave broadcasts

Many thanks to SWLing Post reader, Richard Cuff, for forwarding this press release from the BBC World Service Group Communications:  BBC World Service increases broadcasts to Thailand 26 May 2014. As authorities in Thailand take key national and international channels … Continue reading

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Alex updates shortwave frequency charts for summer season

SWLing Post reader, Alex, has just informed me that he’s updated his printer-friendly shortwave frequency charts for the summer broadcasting season. Alex mentions that he posted English in Europe on one A4 sheet, plus 5 A4 sheets running through the vast majority … Continue reading

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Latest version of DXtreme Reception Log now available for download

I just received the following note from SWLing Post sponsor, Bob Raymond (NE1I), at DXtreme software: “I am pleased to announce that the latest version of our logging software for radio and TV monitoring enthusiasts is now available: DXtreme Reception Log — … Continue reading

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Sean crunches the language numbers

Sean Gilbert, International Editor at WRTH, writes: I have completed my season-on-season analysis of the top 18 languages used by SW broadcasters. I chose 18 because it is the number we use in our bargraph file (odd number I know, but … Continue reading

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WRTH 2014 Summer (A) season available for download

(Source: Sean Gilbert, WRTH) The WRTH Editorial team is pleased to announce that the A14 International broadcast season schedules are now available for free download from the WRTH website, navigate to: http://www.wrth.com and follow the links. The file is in PDF format … Continue reading

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PCJ International test broadcast: May 18, 2014

Keith Perron notes that PCJ International will be doing their first test broadcast from the shortwave radio site they have built in Taiwan. Keith notes: “To cut down the bureaucratic process of registering the frequency with the NCC, RTI [Radio Taiwan … Continue reading

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Radio Australia in NA: best times and frequencies on Saturdays?

My good friend, Rob De Santos, is trying to identify the best times and frequencies to hear Radio Australia across North America on Saturdays. Can you help him? Rob writes: “I am updating a page on my website with shortwave … Continue reading

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