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Glenn Hauser logs June 10, 2012

** CANADA. Sporadic E analog TV DX is starting to show at 1500 UT June 10; G7IZU 6-meter Es map shows lots of contacts centering over northern Indiana and vicinity. By 1510 I can tell it`s from the NE to the N in English on ch 2 and best on 4 with ads; also video on 3 and 5. Ch …

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Glenn Hauser logs June 9-10, 2012

** CANADA. 6080 // 6020, June 9 at 0450 check, Sackville has CRI English relay on two correct frequencies, instead of 7305 as employed 24 hours earlier while nothing was on 6080 (Glenn Hauser, OK, DX LISTENING DIGEST) See also KOREA SOUTH [non] ** CHINA. Firedrake June 9, the only one I had time to find:15435, fair at 1203, het …

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Glenn Hauser logs June 7-8, 2012

** BOLIVIA. 6134.8, June 8 at 0148 weak music audible here with heavy QRM from the TADIL-A bonker on the lo side, constant intruder into the exclusive 49m SWBC band, and lots of storm noise on the band. Is well-known off-frequency of R. Santa Cruz, and I have no doubt this is it. BFO did not help much; music ran …

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Glenn Hauser logs June 6-7, 2012

** CANADA. 15235, June 6 at 1900, RCI in Arabic, very poor, while 17735 is much better in French. 17735 is the only scheduled Sackville frequency for French; I was misled by the HFCC schedule athttp://www.hfcc.org/data/schedbybrc.php?seas=A12&broadc=RCIwhich shows language “FrA“ at 1900-2000 on 15235, while RCI`s own schedule reminds us it`s really on the air only for the first half hour …

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Glenn Hauser logs June 5-6, 2012

** CANADA [and non]. Since the NHK relay at 0500 on 6110 has been missing since May 31, still absent June 6, I check whether any of the RCI frequencies are missing too from Sackville, June 5: At 1957, 17735 is on in French making SAH with Tunisia in Arabic; but nothing on the only listed // 15235; however it …

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Glenn Hauser logs June 5, 2012

** CANADA [and non]. 6110, June 5 at 0500, strains of “Sakura“ raise faint hope that NHK World Radio Japan English relay is back in business — but it`s only faint overload from the NHK Spanish service starting on 6080 via BONAIRE, removed from 6110 by attenuation. Need to check whether any scheduled Sackville frequencies are missing from other transmissions, …

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Glenn Hauser logs June 4, 2012

** BRAZIL. 15191.5, June 4 at 0536, Brazilian music is fading in and completely out, on giveaway offset frequency of R. Inconfidência, as I was looking for R. Africa, Equatorial Guinea, which is sometimes on the 15190 air this early, but no sign of it despite good African reception elsewhere on 19m. Bothered by splash from N. Korea in Spanish …

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Glenn Hauser logs June 3, 2012

** CANADA. Analog Es TV DX opening continued from last report, June 3 UT: 1629 on 2, promo Global News at 10 and another program at 11; still CKND-TV-2, Minnedosa, Manitoba; 1630 `Focus Manitoba` starts. 1708 on 2, `Simpsons` in and out for rest of half hour. Es continued the rest of the afternoon per maps, over much of US, …

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Glenn Hauser logs June 2-3, 2012

** BRAZIL. 11780, June 3 at 0502, RNA is on here but not on 6180; good news anyway for 6185 MEXICO, q.v. (Glenn Hauser, OK, DX LISTENING DIGEST) ** CANADA. Sporadic E TV DX opening from north in English replaces Mexico [q.v.] earlier in this hour, June 3 UT: 0051 on 2, GLOBAL promo, VG video for a moment even …

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Glenn Hauser logs June 1-2, 2012

** BRAZIL. 11780, June 2 at 0524, RNA is on here, but still missing from 6180. What will happen UT Sunday when they both had been running all night? (Glenn Hauser, OK, DX LISTENING DIGEST) ** CHINA. Firedrake June 2, before 0600: 15900, very poor at 0530 16100, JBA at 0542 16700, very poor at 0542 17100, very poor at …

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Glenn Hauser logs May 31-June 1, 2012

** BRAZIL. 6180, June 1 at 0548, RNA is still missing, but quite good on 11780 at 0556 with Brazilian music, usual personable madrugada DJ talking about saudade (Glenn Hauser, OK, DX LISTENING DIGEST) ** CANADA. A little more Es analog TVDX ensued after the opening in previous report, May 31, UT: 1927 on 2, hearing a video het on …

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Glenn Hauser logs May 31, 2012

** ALASKA. Mauno Ritola points out that 9655 is not the frequency scheduled by KNLS for Chinese at 13-14, altho I reported it May 30, and he heard it again May 31. Error or change? KNLS website in English still shows 9920 for this in A-12, and so does the Chinese website which includes a http://www.smzg.org/Schedule_in_English.htm BTW, to get to …

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