Category Archives: Schedules and Frequencies

Radio Australia antenna azimuth settings

SWLing Post reader, George, recently asked about the new Radio Australia antenna settings accompanying the modified (trimmed) broadcast schedule. The following are the new azimuth settings for the antennas at the Shepparton transmitter site: 9,580 kHz: 070 degrees 0900-2100 UTC 12,065 … Continue reading

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Voice of Guyana back on the air

Many thanks to David Goren who shares this dialog between Jamie Labadia and Glenn Hauser via the DX Listening Digest: ** GUYANA. Hi Glenn, I have the Voice of Guyana on the air at, don’t laugh, 400 watts. 3.290 MHz is the freq. … Continue reading

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WRTH B14 Schedule Updates

(Source: WRTH) Updates to the B14 schedules published in the 2015 edition of WRTH are now available to download, for free, from www.wrth.com. You will need a program capable of displaying PDF files to view these updates. We hope you … Continue reading

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Radio Australia propagation map and revised schedule

Speaking of the Radio Australia shortwave service reductions, I just received RA’s new propagation map (above) and schedule (below). Click images to enlarge. My source also sent a few RA internal notes/points regarding services, feeds and transmitters: Radio Australia Babcock ended … Continue reading

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WRTH 2015 available on Amazon.com

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

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23 January 2015: A Friday morning 31 meter band scan

This morning, I tuned around the 31 meter band and was surprised with favorable propagation out of Asia (see spectrum waterfall above–click to enlarge). I started logging a few stations, but the effort quickly turned into a full band scan/survey.  I logged everything … Continue reading

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Revised B14 Radio Australia schedule

I just received the revised B14 RA schedule (above–click to enlarge) which shows the reduction of broadcasts this year. The Brandon, QLD transmission facility has been closed and Radio Australia has also moth-balled the newest Continental transmitters at Shepparton. For comparison … Continue reading

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