Friday, December 19, 2014
VOA Radiogram weekend schedule
Last weekend, 15670 kHz on Sunday at 1930-2000 was fair into into Europe, better than the total loss of the weekend before. And 5910 kHz Saturday at 0930-1000 is improving into Europe now that we are near the winter solstice.
This weekend, VOA Radiogram will include six MFSK32 images.
Here is the lineup for VOA Radiogram, program 90, 20-21 December 2014:
1:47 Program preview
2:58 India rocket launch*
6:06 Cambodian "ghost" plane up for auction*
10:59 Mocking Kim Jong-un is serious matter*
18:12 Belarus law on online media*
22:10 Ukrainian photo collections*
22:24 U.S. Capitol Christmas tree*
27:36 Closing announcements
28:38 Bonus mode: Thor-16
* with image
Please send reception reports to email@example.com .
VOA Radiogram transmission schedule
(all days and times UTC):
Sat 0930-1000 5910 kHz
Sat 1600-1630 17860 kHz
Sun 0230-0300 5745 kHz
Sun 1930-2000 15670 kHz
All via the Edward R. Murrow transmitting station in North Carolina.
The Mighty KBC will transmit a minute of MFSK64 Saturday at about 1230 UTC on 6095 kHz, and Sunday at about 0130 UTC (Saturday 8:30 pm EST) on 7375 kHz. Both frequencies are via Germany. Send reports to Eric at firstname.lastname@example.org .
This reminder about Al Holt's helpful guide to building a ground isolator, to reduce noise from a computer into a shortwave radio.
I hope you can tune in and write in this weekend.
Enjoy the holidays.
Kim Andrew Elliott
Producer and Presenter