Hard-Core-DX.com: some comments and logs June 1 - 3

some comments and logs June 1 - 3

Tuesday, June 04 2019

BRAZIL 11856.763 kHz, on May 31 at 0619 UT, VP S4-S5 music, as Radio
Aparecida has varied way up to here, not only above nominal 11855 kHz,
but above 11856 kHz.
(Glenn Hauser-OK-USA, hcdx and dxld June 3)
11855.707 kHz noted on June 3 at 11.13 UT, wb.

11780 kHz, on May 31 at 1113-1125 UT, Radio Nacional da Amazonia,
Brasilia-DF. Program "Revista Brasil" (Brazil Magazine) presented by Mr.
Valter and a long space dedicated to 61th Anniversary of Radio Nacional de
Brasilia foundation; News and variety program. Exceptionally good reception
this morning, 45544.
(Jota Xavier-BRA, hcdx May 31)
11780.009 kHz noted on June 3 at 11.07 UT, wb.

11815 kHz, on May 31 at 1105-1112 UT, Radio Brasil Central, Goiania-GO.
Local news by female and male announcers; ID. Fair reception, 35433.
(Jota Xavier-BRA, hcdx May 31)
11815.040 kHz noted on June 3 at 11.17 UT, wb.

BULGARIA 6055 kHz TOM BS roarer program noted at 23.55 UT on June 3rd, at
remote SDR rx unit in Moscow Russia, via SPC-NURTS Spaceline Ltd. Sofia
Kostinbrod Bulgaria relay site.
Scheduled requests 20.00-04.00 UT. 30degr azimuth target to Russia, KAZ.
(wb df5sx, wwdxc BC-DX TopNews June 3)

CHINA Of the traced 65 x CNR1 jamming channels from mainland China,
observed recently on April 6th-8th:

here a selection of Monday June 3rd at 13 - 15 UT:

Checked CNR1 +20 kHz wide scratching jamming stns at 13 - 15 UT on June 3:

6075CNR1_echo, 6110CNR1_echo, 6145, 6180, 7210, 9180*, 9215+CNR1_echo,
9470, 9660*, 9920*, 10960*, 11900, 11970*, 12880*, 13640, 13690, 13835,
14430*, 14640?, 14900*, 15165, 15275*, 15340*, 15470*, 16300,
and 17860 kHz*.

* = '+scratching 20kHz wideband jamming signal'

Checked on remote SDR units in Seoul_KOR, and various JAP units
in Hiroshima, Nagoya and Tokyo area.
(wb df5sx, wwdxc BC-DX TopNews June 3)

ECUADOR DX Sendung mit Horst Wiese via HCJB 6050 kHz.
Sats only 0300-0400 UT extension since June 18, 25 ...

Liebe Freunde,
wir senden die naechsten Monate testweise das DX-Programm mit Horst Wiese
jeweils am Samstag zwischen 0300-0400 UT. TWR Bonaire waere eine
Moeglichkeit, um mal reinzuhoeren, falls der Empfang in Europa nicht
moeglich ist:
Herzlichen Gruss aus Quito, Horst

Hallo OM Wolfgang,
ich hatte schon vorletztes Wochenende Testballons gestartet und Rolf aus
Chemnitz hatte mir mit dem Monitoring geholfen. Mit
<https:sdr.hu> steht zudem ein gutes Netzwerk zur Verfuegung.
Herzlichen Gruss aus Quito, Horst.
(Horst Rosiak-EQA HCJB "Die Andenstimme", A-DX June 1)

Hallo nach Quito,

re HCJB 6050 kHz.
war der Auftakt mit dieser 03-04 UT Sendung schon vergangenen Samstag ?

Ich habe in irgend einer Newsgroup schon ein Log gelesen, dass man sich
ueber eine DX Sendung als schedule extension auf HCJB 'gewundert' hat.
73 wolfgang df5sx.

INDONESIA 3325 kHz Voice of Indonesia, via RRI Palangkaraya, 1105 UT on
June 1. Already on the air in Chinese; checked at 1225 UT, to hear Japanese;
1300 UT, into English with the news (less than semi-readable, but better
than normal audio); 1310* UT cut off, back again *1315 UT (off the air for
"Today In History"). Today is Pancasila Day, a public holiday that
celebrates the birthday of Pancasila, the state ideology of Indonesia. Was
the audio at above average levels today due to holiday?
(Ron Howard-CA-USA, direct and dxld via wwdxc BC-DX TopNews June 1)

Re: Log: 3325 kHz, RRI Jakarta via Palangka raya

Bevor morgen die Asien und Suedamerika Beverage Antenne abgebaut wird konnte
ich heute nach 18 Uhr UT die deutsche Sendung der Voice of Indonesia ueber
den Sender in Palangka Raya auf 3325 kHz im Tropenband hoeren.
73 Christoph
(Christoph Ratzer-AUT, <http://ratzer.at> A-DX ng June 1)

LAOS 6129.984 kHz string visible at 23.51 UT on June 3, when checked
49 mb on remote SDR unit at Moscow Russia. Probably South East Asian
Lao National Radio Vientiane, S=6 or -87dBm weak signal.

[selected SDR options, span 12.5 kHz RBW 15.3 Hertz]
(wb df5sx, wwdxc BC-DX TopNews June 3)

MONGOLIA 12085 kHz, on May 31 at 1022-1035UT. Voice of Mongolia,
Ulaanbaatar-MNG, in Chinese and Japanese. Female and male voices in
Chinese language; A song. At 1030 UT: IS and start program in Japanese;
Male announcer talks with backgrounds. Very poor reception here, 25422.
(Jota Xavier-BRA, hcdx May 31)
12084.876 kHz in Mongolian, at 09.38 UT June 4. wb.

NIGERIA New Fulani station planned on 720 kHz.

The federal government on Tuesday announced that it has acquired an
amplitude modulation (AM) radio broadcast licence to reach herdsmen across
the country. Announcing the development, Adamu Adamu, minister of education,
said the move is part of measures to enhance nomadic education and curtail
the between farmers and herders in the country. Adamu said the radio service
would operate on the frequency of 720 kHz and would air in Fulfude, a
language spoken mainly by the Fulani.

The radio service will serve as a vehicle for social mobilisation and
education, in addition to interactive radio instruction methodology that
will be adopted to reach the very hard segment of our target population,"
the minister said. (www.thecable.ng 24 May)
(via BrDXC-UK "Communication" monthly magazine June 2019)

SAUDI ARABIA Former 31 mb outlet now on 41 mb due to low sunspots
in 2019-2022 year on
7425even kHz SBA via MOCI Riyadh in Arabic, HQ prayer in progress
at 23.46 UT on June 3.
(wb df5sx, wwdxc BC-DX TopNews June 3 / 4)

TAJIKISTAN 7466 kHz Voice of Tibet, Tibetan language to western China
mainland, heard on June 3rd at 23.36 til 24.00 UT via 100kW at 131degr
azimuth Dushanbe-Yangiyul TJK transmission, 23.42 UT like S=8 or -80dBm
sidelobe at remote SDR unit in Moscow Russia.

[selected SDR options, span 12.5 kHz RBW 15.3 Hertz]
(wb df5sx, wwdxc BC-DX TopNews June 3 / 4)

USA 12015.006 kHz, the ONLY radio stn heard in 25mb this UTC morning
in North America location, around 09.20 UT on June 4th.
{when checked for VoMongolia 12084.876 kHz in Mong., at 09.38 UT, wb.}

WHRI South Carolina US state in English, scheduled in HFCC.org database
towards South Pacific, PNG, AUS, NZL and the islands there. S=7 or -82dBm
here in Blackpool UK at 09.36 UT. Sun-Fri only 09.00-10.00 UT,
UT_Suns til 10.30 UT.
[selected SDR options, span 12.5 kHz RBW 15.3 Hertz]
(wb df5sx, wwdxc BC-DX TopNews June 4)

UZBEKISTAN Voice of Wilderness via RRTM Telecom Tashkent, May 29
1330-1530 UT 7615 TAC 100 kW 70 deg to NoEaAS Korean, fair signal
(Ivo Ivanov-BUL, hcdx & dxld via wwdxc BC-DX TopNews May 29)

On June 3rd at 14.26 UT noted a fair S=7 signal in Korean on 7615 kHz,
traced on remote SDR unit in Nagoya, Hiroshima and Tokyo Japan units.
(wb df5sx, wwdxc BC-DX TopNews June 3)

wb logs of yesterday June 1st.

Log 00.30-01.00 UT on June 1st traced and heard from SDR unit
in Delhi India.

5930even AUT BBC London Dari service to eastern Persia and Afghanistan
target. S=9+25dB strength in Delhi at 00.30 UT. Like a radioplay heard til
00.35 UT when tuned-in. Broadcast via ORS Moosbrunn Austria relay site.
Two 100 Hertz spur strings visible on the Perseus
browser software display, visible either sideband.

6195even ARM Also BBC London Dari service noted via CJSC Yerevan Gavar
site at 00.45 UT - also S=9+25dB strength in Delhi India.

5970even OMA BBC London via Al Seela relay, English sce at 00.39 UT on
June 1, S=9+25dB signal strength noted when logged in Delhi India.

6140.021 IND AIR probably Aligarh site, heard in Urdu language
at 00.50 UT, S=9+15dB strength in Delhi too.

Log 16.00-17.00 UT on June 1st traced and heard from SDR unit
in Edmonton Alberta Canada.

Surprisingly excellent propagation of a lot of Asian broadcaster heard in
31, 25, 22 meterband into Alberta, seemingly via the Alaska - Arctic path.
Many International + various domestic services from mainland China noted,
as well as from KRE KOR PHL JAP THA TJK and UAE origin.

17774.995 USA KVOH Voice of Hope, Rancho Simi, CA-AUS, S=4
or -106dBm tiny. 16.02 UT on June 1st. En sermon.

compare at same time in 16 mb:
17815.011 USA WHRI South Carolina, S=6 or -93dBm.
17640even ASC BBC relay, S=6 or -92dBm.

17760 after s-off ARS SBA via MOCI Riyadh in French at 16.00 UT, noted
some technical checks co-channel on air from Riyadh.

Noted SBA Riyadh in Arabic program on
17760.121 kHz odd fq at 16.05 UT, TX switched on and off, and settled
17760.002 kHz at 16.11 UT on June 1st. on 1st program and HQ progrs on
15205.062 kHz, 15225.021 kHz, 15434.990 kHz, 13710.020 kHz at 16.17 UT,
also 11745even fq of army program Al-Azm Radio heard in Arabic too.

13604.991 kHz USA IBB BBG Radio Marti Spanish program, scheduled
acc Aoki Nagoya database list at 13-20 UT from Greenville site in NC-USA,
noted at S=9+15dB level in Alberta CAN at 16.19 UT on June 1st.

13800.007 kHz D__ HCJ brokered Sat only program via Media Broadcast Nauen
site in Germany, Sats 15.30-16.30 UT in Russian and Chechen to Chechnya
and Dagestan North Caucasus target in Russia. see maps on wiki




S=6 or -92dBm in Alberta Canada at 16.23 UT on June 1st.

13844.991 kHz USA WWCR English sermon, like TOM BS sound?, S=8-9
in Alberta at 16.25 UT.

11655.114 much odd fq, UAE IBRA Media / Radio Ibrahim from Limassol
Cyprus origin, Afar language via Al Dhabbaya relay site in UAE of ENC -
Encompass Digital Media Services, replaced Babcock.
16.00-16.30 UT scheduled, noted as S=5 or -97dBm in Alberta Canada.

11985.039 kHz MRA One of the recently repaired IBB-BBG Saipan TX units
in the Marianas. IBB-BBG RFA Korean sce program, scheduled 15-19 UT,
S=5-6 signal fair in Alberta CAN, at 16.32 UT June 1st.

9330.074 kHz USA WBCQ in Maine, English sermon at 16.36 UT.

9474.981 kHz USA WTWW English, weak and tiny S=4-5 signal in Alberta.

9499.981 kHz SWZ Kingdom of Eswatini Manzini site, TWR Africa in Somali
language at 16.41 UT June 1st, S=5 weak sidelobe signal in Canada.

[selected SDR options, span 12.5 kHz RBW 15.3 Hertz]
(wb df5sx, wwdxc BC-DX TopNews June 1)

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