Monday, 28 March 2016

Madagascar World Voice from Madagascar on 9570 khz

Madagascar World Voice was received on 27th March 2016.  Programing in Russian on 9570 khz towards East Russia observed at 1800 UTC.

Good reception in India with slight atmospheric noise.
SINPO was 44344.


Wednesday, 10 February 2016

AIR Kolkata B DRM received at midnight on 1018 khz

AIR Kolkata B Tests DRM on 1018 khz. Reception was steady and strong without external antenna.

Thursday, 4 February 2016

Beibu Bay Radio on 5050 khz transmitting from Southern Chinese city Nanning, Guangxi

Beibu Bay Radio was logged on 24th January 2016 on 5050 khz. from Henry's Island, Bakkhali, West Bengal.

Broadcast in Vietnamese was heard from 1020 to 1030 UTC.  Station ID heard 
at 1029 UTC in Vietnamese. Very good signal was observed. SINPO was 44434.

VMW Wiluna, Australia on 8113 KHz

VMW Wiluna the Australian Meteorological station in Wiluna, Western Australia, was logged on 24 th January 2016. Station was received strong at Henry's Island , Bakkhali, West Bengal.

A male voice in English was providing meteorological forecast related to wind, barometric pressure, etc.

Saturday, 26 December 2015

Vintage Yaesu Musen FRG-7 receives Radio New Zealand on 13840 khz

Radio New Zealand international on 13840 khz targeted to NW Pacific received in Kolkata
Broadcast received on vintage Yaesu Musen FRG -7.
Fairly good reception observed at  1100 UTC

SINPO; 34333.
Antenna: 38 feet dipole 

All India Radio Kolkata-A in DRM mode--midday weather bulletin

All India Radio Kolkata- A broadcasting on 666 khz in DRM mode. 
Three (Morning, Afternoon and Evening) transmissions have been observed for the last few days.
High quality audio was received on Avion DRM receiver.

Sunday, 13 December 2015

Vatican Radio DRM verification on 15775 Khz from SMG

Vatican Radio DRM English broadcast to South Asia was received on 17th November on 15775 khz.
Excellent reception. 100% decoded audio was noted with 12 meter long wire attached to Avion AV-DR-1401 DRM receiver.

Reception report was sent with audio clips via email on the following day. QSL, sticker and other stuffs was received on 12th December 2015.

A few minutes video recording of the broadcast can be seen HERE.