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Glenn Hauser logs April 25, 2021

** CANADA. 346-MCW kHz, April 25 at 0533 UT, ND beacon dash and YXL, which is 500 watts from Sioux Lookout, Ontario. 328-MCW kHz, April 25 at 0537 UT, NDB dash and YTL, which is 1000 watts from Big Trout Lake, Ontario. These are regulars in the winter but JBA vs spring storm noise from GA & FL, pleased to …

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Glenn Hauser logs April 24-25, 2021

** ANTARCTICA. Re last report, altho it was obviously on Saturday, I somehow miswrote Wed & Fri at the end. Make that Wed & Sat (Glenn Hauser, WOR) ** CUBA. 4765, Apr 24 at 0345, R. Progreso is missing; supposed to run 0030-0400. 5025 Rebelde is still on. Something`s always wrong at RadioCuba. 4765, April 25 at 0028, S9+15/25 open …

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Glenn Hauser logs April 23-24, 2021

** ANTARCTICA. 15475.98-CUSB, Sat Apr 24 at 1407 I check my own outside antenna for any trace of LRA36, but none as expected for 300 watts, which is however still a `good DX catch` a few thousand km away at Brasil remotes. I do bring Pardinho up at 1459, and there it is, S5-S7 with a chronology for Apr 24, …

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Glenn Hauser logs April 22-23, 2021

** CHINA. 9480, April 22 before and after 1830, S6-S3 in French, i.e. CRI at 18-20 via Xianyang 59 site in north central China, of all places, 500 kW, 317 degrees toward France. VP reception today, hardly anything else extracontinental on any band except 13670 Madagascar (Glenn Hauser, OK, WOR) ** OKLAHOMA. 91.7, April 22 at 0446 past 0506 UT …

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DRM Digital Radio Accessible on Mobile Phones and Tablets

Starwaves, a German Swiss developer and distributor of radio receiver technologies, is providing the first full-featured general DRM receiver (App) solution for Android phones and tablets. Starwaves enables Android phones and tablets to receive entertainment, text information, and emergency warnings via DRM Digital Radio. The Starwaves technology is based on Fraunhofer technology.Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM) is being pitched as the …

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Glenn Hauser logs April 21, 2021

** ANTARCTICA. 15475.97-RCUSB, April 21 at 1430, LRA36 confirmed on this Wednesday in quick check via Brasil SDR with good signal, but I don`t have time to keep listening. Likely to repeat on Saturday. I should apply for a new eQSL as have been going out for previous emissions, e.g. to Manuel Méndez: “In the email they added the names …

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Glenn Hauser logs April 20, 2021

** CHINA [non]. 9790, April 20 at 0341, CRI English relay via CUBA was absent when checked several days ago but certainly on now with VG signal and playing, incredibly, John Denver, “WV – Country Roads“ (Glenn Hauser, OK, WOR) ** CUBA. 11760, April 20 at 0141, RHC Spanish with humbuzz like heard after 0500 on 6060; same transmitter likely. …

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Trends in Tropical Band Broadcasting 2021

In this issue we can present Anker Petersen’s annual report “Trends in tropical bands broadcasting 2021”. Very interesting reading, especially for me and all others who have spent most of the time there. In 1973, 1106 stations and today 2021 only 74 remaining! So for me shortwave is no more of any interest. This week we learnt that BBC plans …

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US AGM relays on mediumwave in Afghanistan after Sept 11 , 2021 ?

AFGHANISTAN Foreign mediumwave and FM stations in AFG. German Army, the “Bundeswehr” has provided assistance in Afghanistan for past 20 years. German media told these figures today: The German taxpayer incurred costs in total of EUR 12.5 billion. The German Army will soon leave the country on the Hindukush. What will happen to the US AGM medium wave transmitters in …

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Glenn Hauser logs April 18-19, 2021

** CANADA. 6070-, April 19 at 0326, no signal from CFRX, into Virginia remote, as Richard Langley noted a semihour ago in NB (Glenn Hauser, OK, WOR) ** NORTH AMERICA. 6930-USB, April 19 at 0055, weak S3-S4 pirate with hard rock, some ACI from the 2-way on 6935-LSB, see UNID. 0101 DJ with reverb, after Wolfman Jack? Makes him hard …

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Glenn Hauser logs April 18, 2021

** CUBA. 13838, 13769; 13636, 13562, 13490, all very approx. centers of spurblobs mostly with F# tone, out of RHC 13700-AM, April 18 at 1408, ranging from 64 to 72 kHz intervals; but also not fitting the sequence circa 13668, 13596, roughly halfway between the others. Another check at 1438: 13556, 13628, 13772, 13844 vs WWCR = 72 kHz intervals. Something`s always wrong at RHC …

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Glenn Hauser logs April 17-18, 2021

** NORTH AMERICA. 6950-USB, April 18 at 0004, S9+20 pirate music in “Boogie-woogie Country Girl“, 0005 segué to “This Little Girl`s Gonna Rockin“` — bet it`s Wolverine Radio this time on a theme of songs about girls; should be plenty of those! Yup, 0034.5 check, Wolverine Radio ID; still going at 0101. Many more logs here with playlists, SSTV IDs: …

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