Friday, 12 January 2018

Italian Broadcasting Corporation's MFSK 32 mode transmitted on 5845 Khz received and decoded flawlessly from Kolkata, India

Italian Broadcasting Corporation's weekly transmission from Gavar, Armenia was received on 5845 khz.

Their 5 minutes of digital mode transmission in MFSK 32 was successfully and flawlessly received using FLDIGI decoding software. 


In spite of severe noise the signal was decoded without any errors. 
The following clip shows receiving and decoding of the signal using FLDIGI.

Tuesday, 26 December 2017

Radio Mi Amigo's Christmas Special on 5845 khz from Europe with 100 KW TX Power

Radio Mi Amigo Christmas Special on 5845 khz transmitted from Europe with 100 KW TX Power received in Kolkata, India on 24th December 2017.

Signal on 5845 Khz was audible but with severe noise at around 1815 UTC SINPO-34232.   Reception improved after 1920 UTC SINPO-34333




Norddeutscher Rundfunk Annual Christmas Eve Broadcast via Moosbrunn, Austria on 9650 khz

Norddeutscher Rundfunk Christmas Eve Broadcast presumably using the transmitter relay site of Media Broadcast GmbH in Moosbrunn, Austria  was logged on 24 December 2017 from Kolkata, India

The annual "Gruß an Bord" broadcast dedicated to the crews and passengers on cargo and cruise ships around the world was coming good on 9650 Khz.Reception on 9650 kHz was (SINPO) 44334 at 2110 UTC. Reception deteriorated after 2135 UTC and again improved after 2205 UTC

Here is a video clip of the the received broadcast on 9650 khz




Wednesday, 20 December 2017

Italian Broadcasting Corporation (IBC) confirms Report by EQSL

Italian Broadcasting Corporation (IBC): English transmission of  IBC was received in Kolkata, India on 5845 khz on 13th December 2017 from the TX in Gavar, Armenia. 
A reception report was sent by email on the following day.. A full data  EQSL from IBC confirmed my report within 24 hours.



Video Recording of the received transmission on Kenwood R-1000 can be seen HERE

Friday, 15 December 2017

Italian Broadcasting Corporation (IBC) via Tx in Gavar, Armenia on 5845 khz

Italian Broadcasting Corporation (IBC): English transmission of  IBC was received in Kolkata, India on 5845 khz on 13th December 2017. 
 

The broadcast originated from Gavar in Armenia was received with SINPO: 44344 at 2015 Hrs UTC.
Weekly DX show 'Italian shortwave panorama' was being aired at the time of reception .

Monday, 17 July 2017

BBC World Service DRM shortwave on 17790 khz via Kranji, Singapore


Transmitting from Karnji, Singapore, BBC's DRM service received on 17790 khz  at around 0854 UTC on 15th July 2017. Very good reception with telescopic antenna(no sound dropouts) noted for the last couple of minutes. The following clip shows the reception quality.


Monday, 8 May 2017

Verification from station KNLS Anchor Point, near the village of Homer on Alaska's Kenai peninsula

Station KNLS from Anchor Point, Alaska was logged on 9920 Khz  at around 1500 UTC on the date of 2nd August 2015. A reception report was posted on the following day. After many email follow ups a QSL verification card was received on 6th May 2017. More details can be found HERE .



 

Here is a few minutes video of the station audio on Kenwood R 1000 received in Kolkata
on 2nd August 2015.