Tag Archives: Numbers Station

Pavel’s 70s era recording of a German numbers station

I read this account Pavel posted on the Spooks reflector and asked if he would share his story on the SWLing Post.  He kindly agreed. Pavel writes: “Inspired by a recent thread about a vintage number station, I searched my old … Continue reading

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Cuban Numbers Station HM01: serving up a little confusion

On occasion, I hear the Cuban numbers station HM01 on 5,855 kHz on weekday mornings. It seems that many of the mornings as I listen, I hear HM01 making mistakes or at least experiencing “technical difficulties” (click here for a … Continue reading

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Shortwave Radio Recordings: Listen to Cuban Spy Numbers Station HM01

Numbers stations have always been a dark oddity that pop up from time-to-time in the course of shortwave radio listening. There is unquestionably an air of mystery and intrigue which surrounds them. With the release of the movie The Numbers Station, … Continue reading

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Coded message from WWII carrier pigeon structured like numbers station communiqué

This news story about a recently discovered WWII carrier pigeon message has been floating around the Internet over the past few days. (Source: CNN) Not even the British spy agencies that inspired James Bond can solve the mystery of a secret … Continue reading

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John Cusack to star in new movie: THE NUMBERS STATION

In the new movie, The Numbers Station, John Cusack will play a former black ops agent  who is assigned to protect a code operator (Malin Ackerman) for an isolated covert CIA broadcast station–the two characters fight for survival after a surprise … Continue reading

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