Category Archives: Shortwave Radio

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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Radio Australia closes shortwave service to Asia

Many thanks to SWLing Post reader, David, who passes along this announcement from Radio Australia via Pacific Beat: On Sunday, Radio Australia’s shortwave signal to Asia will be turned off, another result the ABC says of recent government funding cuts. Shortwave … Continue reading

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Shortwave Radio Recordings: Radio Österreich International

For your listening pleasure: Radio Österreich International. This recording was made on 6,155 kHz on January 29, 2015 starting about  05:59 UTC. Only recently, SWLing Post reader, Eric asked about orchestral music on shortwave–as you’ll hear, Radio Oesterreich International is certainly a good source! … 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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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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The Quadrus SDR: A New Military-Grade Software Defined Radio Receiver

Dr. Bertalan Eged of Spectrafold Technologies recently contacted me regarding a new military grade SDR they’ve produced: the Quadrus SDR. Today is the Quadrus official release. The Quadrus SDR has phase-coherent multi-channel capabilities with up to 16 channels, which means that it … Continue reading

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