Sunday, December 19, 2010

SW Radio Africa (via Meyerton)

SW Radio Africa, transmitting to Zimbabwe via purportedly Meyerton, was logged on 19 December 2010 at 17.00-18.00 UTC on 4.880 kHz.

Signal (SINPO) was 55444 - strong  throughout transmission with slight fading and some atmospheric disturbance.

English language programme featured African pop music mixed with political commentary from the public and  dissidents.

Reception report for QSL card was sent by email to an on-line contact page. e-QSL card received on 27 April 2011.

Friday, December 10, 2010

Solomon Islands Broadcasting Corporation

Solomon Islands Broadcasting Corporation in HoniaraSolomon Islandwas logged on 10 December 2010 at 10.30-12.06 UTC (time of audible signal in Malaysia) on 5.020 kHz.

Programming format comprised talk, news and local pop music. Broadcast was in English as well as some local language. 

Signal (SINPO) was 45232. Signal meter showed a solid transmission, but marred by slight fading and intermittent static. Music and speech was audible, but often undiscernible due the atmospheric disturbance.

Reception report was sent by email and post in mid-December 2010.

Solomon Islands Broadcasting Corporation
P.O. Box 654
Honiara, Solomon Island