Annual broadcast of Radio Öömrang, set for February 21
The annual winter broadcast of Radio Öömrang (Radio Amrum), has been confirmed by Media Broadcast.
The annual program is broadcast on February 21, a North Frisian holiday. The program was founded by the amateur radio operator, Arjan Kolzow on the island of Amrum in North Germany.
The first broadcast was in 2006. Programming is in the North Frisian language (Öömrang dialect), as well as Standard German. Programming is aimed at the descendants of North Frisian immigrants in North America.
The 2021 broadcast is scheduled for 1600-1700 UTC on 15215 kHz, relayed via Issoudun, France transmitter facilities.