Dimmi chi praticAir e ti dirò chi sei…

Che si tratti del 40 o del 75 per cento, o di qualsiasi altra cifra intermedia, l’esodo avvenuto dall’Air al 31 dicembre è il timbro a secco del fallimento di un progetto con la conseguente chiusura della rivista Radiorama, delle scelte sbagliate, e dell’inopportunità di determinati atteggiamenti. Atteggiamenti che la congregazione in questione, con in testa il suo Presidente, non …

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Radio Rossii ceased regional on shortwave?

It is perhaps a too strong assertion from me but it really looks like Radio Rossii ceased regional programs relayed on shortwaves at the end of 2011. During the first week of January I failed to hear at least one of those transmissions I heard in December. That is why I compiled a detailed list of all regional programs on …

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Glenn Hauser logs January 3-4, 2012

** ALGERIA [non]. Besides many RFI transmissions, see FRANCE, an RTA frequency via Issoudun is also missing: Jan 4 at 0610, nothing on 5865. See the HFCC schedule athttp://www.hfcc.org/data/schedbybrc.php?seas=B11&broadc=TDAbut note that it mixes in imaginary transmissions by sites inside Algeria, and also includes dates not currently in effect. Removing all the chaff, the remaining current daily schedule is: 5865 0400 …

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Scandinavian Weekend Radio returns 13-14 January

Licensed Finnish station Scandinavian Weekend Radio (SWR), Virrat, Finland returns to the air earlier than expected on Friday 13th January (usually from 2200 UTC) to Saturday 14th January (closing usually at 2200 UTC). They had previously said they were having a winter break and would return in Spring 2012. SWR frequencies are: 11690 alternating with 11720 kHz; 5980 alternating with …

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SIDC Weekly Bulletin

:Issued: 2012 Jan 03 1109 UTC:Product: documentation at http://www.sidc.be/products/bul#——————————————————————–## SIDC Weekly bulletin on Solar and Geomagnetic activity            ##——————————————————————–#WEEK 574 from 2011 Dec 26  SOLAR ACTIVITY————– The last week of the year started with flaring at M-level. An M1.5 flare was observed in NOAA AR 11387 (no Catania number), peaking at 02:27 UT on December 26th. This region also produced an …

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ISS

ARISS contact planned with Descartes High School, France Monday January 9, 2012 at approximately 10:14 UTC, which is 11.14 CEWT, a radio contact is planned with students at Descartes High School, located in Montigny-Le-Bretonneux, France. Amateur radio station F6KRK will call OR4ISS. The conversation will be conducted in English. Downlink signals with the astronaut’s answers will be audible in Europe …

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Radiorama, un progetto fallito: per colpa di chi?

Tante volte le parole dell’attuale presidente pro tempore dell’Associazione Italiana Radioascolto hanno sbalordito anche me, per toni e contenuti, questa volta sono addirittura riuscite a farmi sorridere. Qualcuno di voi invece si è sentito offeso dall’ultima uscita pubblica attraverso uno dei suoi organi ufficiali, il blog ospitato dal popolare servizio gratuito Blogger. Io no ripeto, non ero più socio da …

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La Radio a scuola di Radio Capodistria

Intercettata per caso, girovagando sulle le onde medie di ritorno a casa in auto, una interessante trasmissione di Radio Capodistria: “La Radio a scuola”. E’ in onda tutti i martedì dalle ore 14:00 locali nel programma “Il diario di Athena”, ascoltabile sui soliti 1170 kHz ed ha come sottotitolo Piccoli giornalisti crescono. Un bambino intervista in modo molto spigliato gli …

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Glenn Hauser logs January 2-3, 2012

** BOTSWANA [and non]. 15580, Jan 3 at 0629, surprisingly bigsig from VOA African service, with program promos for `Hip-Hop Connection` and then for `South Sudan in Focus` at 1630-1700 on “9675 on 31m, 121-5 on 24.9 m, and 13870 on 21.6 m“ 121-5??? That`s how the announcer, who obviously knows nothing about SW, pronounced 12150? The trouble is, none …

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Radio Bar-Kulan announces to leave shortwave

Radio Bar-Kulan has announced to drop shortwave transmissions with effect from 1st Jan 2012, per RBK this follows a continuing reduction of audience and the need to expand their FM network within Somalia. Outside of the country RBK is still available on Thaicom 5 satellite and web streaming on the RBK website. —Alokesh Gupta, VU3BSENew Delhi, India

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Scandanavian Weekend Radio to hit the airwaves on 13th & 14th Jan 2012

Scandanavian Weekend Radio will hit the airwaves on 13th/14th Jan 2012, mark your calendar. The start to the New year brings new faces to SWR, have a sneak preview of the new people at http://www.swradio.net/   SWR broadcast dates  : 13th-14th January 20123rd-4th February 20122nd-3rd March 2012 —Alokesh Gupta,VU3BSE New Delhi, India

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Glenn Hauser logs January 2, 2012

** ANGUILLA. 6090, Jan 2 at 0633, PMS was off, uncovering weak het, presumably between Nigeria and Brasil. I think it was on earlier that evening. And also 11775 was on at later 1430 check (Glenn Hauser, OK, DX LISTENING DIGEST) ** BRAZIL [non]. 9725, Jan 2 at 1243, I tune in at exactly the same time as on Dec …

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