Friday, May 23, 2008

Report on Saudi Arabia

Saudi ArabiaFor the long time again was heard the Second Prgr of BSKSA on 9580 kHz \\ 9675 (here stronger but with "middle buzzy" 0350-0410. The "13 m. b. Saudi Effect" was observed for the past 4-5 years in three types, now only two, for example at 1100 UTC 21635 and 21740 with mixed prgrs of fundamental 21670 in Indonesian and 21705 Main prgr in Ar, or plus and minus 35 kHz (there is in another time a case with + /- 40 kHz.
(Rumen Pankov-BUL, wwdxc BC-DX TopNews May 16)

15470 is empty at 1100 UT. But ARS BSKSA Riyad's English service is still on 15250 kHz again, as registered at 1000-1230 UT in A-08

Noted very hot western rap pop music til 1120 UT, after that a prominent soap about Jackson pop family like in the YELLOW press. S=7 steady signal, much better than in winter season. See also WRTH 2008 Update under SaudiArabia.
(wb, wwdxc BC-DX TopNews May 17/BC-DX #861 via wb, Germany)