SWLDXBulgaria News March 24 (publications №23234-№23250)
CUBA Weak/fair signal of Radio Habana Cuba in 49mb, March 24:
till 0602 on 6000 QVC 250 kW / 010 deg to ENAm English and off
GERMANY(non) Deutsche Welle via MBR Issoudun in 31mb, March 24
0630-0700 on 9570 ISS 500 kW / 160 deg to WeAf Hausa, fair/good
0630-0700 on 9830 ISS 500 kW / 170 deg to WeAf Hausa, very good
0630-0700 on 11800 ISS 500 kW / 170 deg to WeAf Hausa Summer A20
0630-0700 on 15215 ISS 250 kW / 160 deg to WeAf Hausa Summer A20
In Summer A-20 DWL suspended shortwave transmissions in Swahili.
GUINEA/KOREA DPR Radio Guinée & Voice of Korea on 9650 kHz, March 24:
from 0700 on 9650 CON 050 kW / non-dir to WeAf French Radio Guinée and
from 0700 on 9650 KUJ 200 kW / 109 deg to JPN Japanese Voice of Korea
INDIA All Transmissions of All India Radio External Services
are suspended till 31 March 2020 due to Corona Virus situation
KURDISTAN(non) TRT Radio Recep Erdogan vs. BRB Denge Welat on March 23
from 0857 on 11530 EMR 500 kW / 105 deg to WeAs Turkish TRT, good signal
from 0857 on 11530 KCH 300 kW / 130 deg to WeAs Kurdish BRB, weak signal
MADAGASCAR(non) Reception of FPU Radio Tamazuj via Talata Volonondry, March 24
1459-1557 on 11705 MDC 250 kW / 340 deg to EaAf Juba Arabic, weak/fair including
1545-1555 on 11705 MDC 250 kW / 340 deg to EaAf English Tue/Fri, fair signal+QRM
at same time 11700 SCB 050 kW / 030 deg to EaEu English Brother HySTAIRical/TOM/
Summer A-20 of Radio Tamazuj via Talata Volonondry&Issoudun
NUMBERS STATION Reception of S06s Russian Lady 25mb on March 24:
0740-0746 on 11560 unknown secret tx site to Eu Russian CUSB, weak
0800-0806 on 11635 unknown secret tx site to Eu Russian CUSB, fair
NUMBERS STATION Good signal of E11 Oblique in 41mb on March 24
1000-1003 on 7317 unknown secret tx site to Eu English USB mode
NUMBERS STATION Reception of S06s Russian Lady 41mb on March 24:
1010-1006 on 7340 unknown secret tx site to Eu Russian CUSB, fair
NUMBERS STATION Fair signal of S11a Cherta in 41mb on March 24
1020-1033 on 7469 unknown secret tx site to Eu Russian USB mode
NUMBERS STATION Reception of S06s Russian Lady 49mb on March 24:
1100-1106 on 6190 unknown secret tx site to Eu Russian CUSB, fair
SECRETLAND(non) Test transmission of VOA-1 via SPL Secretbrod, March 24
0700-0730 on 9420 SCB 050 kW / 126 deg to N/ME English, very good signal
0730-0752 on 9420 SCB 050 kW / 126 deg to N/ME open carrier/dead air and
0752-1200 on 9420 SCB 050 kW / 126 deg to N/ME English, very good signal
from 1200 on 9420 SCB 050 kW / 126 deg to N/ME open carrier & continues!
0700-0740 on 9420 AVL 150 kW / 323 deg to WeEu Greek VOGreece is blocked
from 0740 on 9420 AVL 150 kW / 323 deg to WeEu Greek VOGreece is off air
from 1100 on 9420 LIN 100 kW / 298 deg to EaAs Uyghur CNR-13 co-channel.
On SDR Twente no signal of VOA-1 via SPL and Voice of Greece is very good
From 0752UTC VOA-1 is weak via SDR Twente and here in Sofia is very good.
My location Ovcha Kupel-2 is around 20 kilometers by air from Secretbrod.
SECRETLAND(non) Test of VOA Learning English via SPL Secretbrod, March 24
1200-1230 on 9420 SCB 050 kW / 126 deg to N/ME open carrier / dead air and
from 1230 on 9420 SCB 050 kW / 126 deg to N/ME Learning English, very good
1300-1340 on 9420 SCB 050 kW / 126 deg to N/ME AGAIN open carrier&off air*
At same time 9420 LIN 100 kW / 298 deg to EaAs Uyghur CNR-13 co-ch is weak
*probably to change frequency of the transmitter for IRRS program at 1400UT
1400-1500 on 9640 SCB 050 kW / 126 deg to N/ME En Special Coronavirus prgr
From 1230UT VOA Learning English is weak via Twente, in Sofia is very good.
My location Ovcha Kupel-2 is around 20 kilometers by air of SPL Secretbrod.
U.K.(non) NHK World Radio Japan via ENC-DMS Dhabayya, March 24
1515-1545 on 9580 DHA 250 kW / 060 deg to SoAs Urdu, fair/good.
1515-1545 on 11775 DHA 250 kW / 060 deg to SoAs Urdu Summer A-20
U.K.(non) NHK World Radio Japan via ENC-DMS Tashkent, March 24:
1530-1600 on 7565 TAC 100 kW / 163 deg to SoAs Hindi, weak/fair.
1530-1600 on 9600 TAC 100 kW / 163 deg to SoAs Hindi Summer A-20
USA Reception of World Wide Christian Radio WWCR-1 in 19mb, March 24
from 1228 on 15825 WCR 100 kW / 046 deg to WeEu English, fair to good:
USA AWR Wavescan wrong #576, not 578 & Supreme Master TV via WRMI#9, March 24
1330-1400 on 15770 RMI 100 kW / 044 deg to WeEu English Tue Wavescan wrong#576:
from 1400 on 15770 RMI 100 kW / 044 deg to WeEu Engl/Russ Tue Supreme Master TV
73! Ivo Ivanov
More information on the shortwave listening hobby,
please visit to http://swldxbulgaria.blogspot.com
QTH-1: Patreshko, Bulgaria
Receiver: Afedri SDR
Software: SDR-Console v2.3(using remote connection)
Antennas: various Inverted V and beverage antennas.
QTH-2: Sofia OK2, Bulgaria
Receiver: Sony ICF-2001D
Antenna: 30 m. long wire