KBS World Radio, SOUTH KOREA – 11620 kHz

At about 0716 UTC on 5th June 2022, I tuned in to KBS World Radio broadcasting in the Korean language on 111620 kHz.

The broadcast was coming from the Woofferton 250kW transmitter in the United Kingdom.

The overall reception of the Voice of Korea was good. There was some interference on the frequency from China National Radio CNR5 broadcasting in the Chinese language on the same frequency.

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Below is a short video showing my reception of the KBS World Radio.

References.

  1. Short Wave Info, 2022, <https://www.short-wave.info/>, viewed 5th June 2022.
  2. Short Wave Schedule, 2022, <https://shortwaveschedule.com/>, viewed 5th June 2022.

Voice of Korea – 11865 kHz

At about 1200 UTC on 3rd June 2022, I tuned in to the Voice of Korea broadcasting in the Japanese language on 11865 kHz.

The broadcast was coming from the Kujang 200kW transmitter in North Korea.

The overall reception of the Voice of Korea was good – excellent. There was some ‘bleed over’ from Reach Beyond Australia broadcasting on 11875 kHz.

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Below is a short video showing my reception of the Voice of Korea.

References.

  1. Short Wave Info, 2022, <https://www.short-wave.info/>, viewed 3rd June 2022.
  2. Short Wave Schedule, 2022, <https://shortwaveschedule.com/>, viewed 3rd June 2022.

Voice of Vietnam – 11885 kHz

At about 2146 UTC on 3rd June 2022, I tuned in to the Voice of Vietnam broadcasting in the English language on 11885 kHz.

The broadcast was coming from the Hanoi Sontay 100kW transmitter in Vietnam.

The overall reception of the Voice of Vietnam was good.

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Below is a short video showing my reception of the Voice of Vietnam.

References.

  1. Short Wave Info, 2022, <https://www.short-wave.info/>, viewed 3rd June 2022.
  2. Short Wave Schedule, 2022, <https://shortwaveschedule.com/>, viewed 3rd June 2022.

Radio Algerienne – 9585 kHz

At about 2110 UTC on 3rd June 2022, I tuned in to the Radio Algerienne broadcasting in the Arabic language on 9585 kHz.

The broadcast was coming from the Issoudun 500kW transmitter in France.

The overall reception of the Radio Algerienne was good.

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Below is a short video showing my reception of Radio Algerienne.

References.

  1. Short Wave Info, 2022, <https://www.short-wave.info/>, viewed 3rd June 2022.
  2. Short Wave Schedule, 2022, <https://shortwaveschedule.com/>, viewed 3rd June 2022.

Voice of Turkey – 9875 kHz

At about 2040 UTC on 3rd June 2022, I tuned in to the Voice of Turkey broadcasting in the English language on 9875 kHz.

The broadcast was coming from the Emirler 500kW transmitter in Turkey.

The overall reception of the Voice of Turkey was good. There was some interference from the Voice of Korea broadcasting in the Korean language on the same frequency. By 2049 UTC the Voice of Korea had ceased broadcasting. At 2100 UTC the Voice of Korea commenced again in the Chinese language.

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Below is a short video showing my reception of the Voice of Turkey.

References.

  1. Short Wave Info, 2022, <https://www.short-wave.info/>, viewed 3rd June 2022.
  2. Short Wave Schedule, 2022, <https://shortwaveschedule.com/>, viewed 3rd June 2022.

China National Radio CNR6 – 6165 kHz

At about 1136 UTC on 2nd June 2022, I tuned in to the China National Radio CNR6 broadcasting in the Chinese language on 6165 kHz.

The broadcast was coming from the Beijing 100kW transmitter in China.

The overall reception of the CNR6 was fair – good. There was some interference from the Pyongyang Broadcasting Station, North Korea, broadcasting on 6160 kHz

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Below is a short video showing my reception of the CNR6.

References.

  1. Short Wave Info, 2022, <https://www.short-wave.info/>, viewed 2nd June 2022.
  2. Short Wave Schedule, 2022, <https://shortwaveschedule.com/>, viewed 2nd June 2022.

China National Radio – CNR8 – 5975 kHz

At about 1134 UTC on 1st June 2022, I tuned in to the China National Radio CNR8 broadcasting in the Korean language on 5975 kHz.

The broadcast was coming from the Beijing 100kW transmitter in China.

The overall reception of the CNR8 was fair – good.

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Below is a short video showing my reception of the CNR8.

References.

  1. Short Wave Info, 2022, <https://www.short-wave.info/>, viewed 1st June 2022.
  2. Short Wave Schedule, 2022, <https://shortwaveschedule.com/>, viewed 1st June 2022.

Voice of Korea – 15180 kHz

At about 1228 UTC on 31st May 2022, I tuned in to the Voice of Korea broadcasting in the Korean language on 15180 kHz.

The broadcast was coming from the Kujang 200kW transmitter in North Korea.

The overall reception of the Voice of Korea was good.

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35444

Below is a short video showing my reception of the Voice of Korea.

References.

  1. Short Wave Info, 2022, <https://www.short-wave.info/>, viewed 31st May 2022.
  2. Short Wave Schedule, 2022, <https://shortwaveschedule.com/>, viewed 31st May 2022.

Sound of Hope – 14980 kHz

At about 1215 UTC on 31st May 2022, I tuned in to the Sound of Hope broadcasting in the Chinese/Cantonese language on 14980 kHz.

The overall reception of the Sound of Hope was fair.

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Below is a short video showing my reception of Sound of Hope.

References.

  1. Short Wave Info, 2022, <https://www.short-wave.info/>, viewed 31st May 2022.
  2. Short Wave Schedule, 2022, <https://shortwaveschedule.com/>, viewed 31st May 2022.

Shiokaze (Sea Breeze) – 5935 kHz

At about 1313 UTC on 20th May 2022, I tuned in to Shiokaze (Sea-breeze) broadcasting in the Japanese language on 5935 kHz.

On shortwave since 30th October 2005, JSR Shiokaze is produced by the private ‘Investigation Commission on Missing Japanese Probably related to North Korea’ (COMJAN). It is aimed at reaching Japanese citizens believed to have been abducted to North Korea between 1977 and 1983.

The broadcast was coming from the Ibaragi-Koga-Yamata 300kW transmitter in Japan.

The overall reception of Shiokaze (Sea Breeze) was good.

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45444

Below is a short video showing my reception of Shiokaze (Sea Breeze).

References.

  1. Short Wave Info, 2022, <https://www.short-wave.info/>, viewed 20th May 2022.
  2. Short Wave Schedule, 2022, <https://shortwaveschedule.com/>, viewed 20th May 2022.
  3. Japan Forward, 2022, <https://japan-forward.com/seeking-a-resolution-through-information-influx-into-north-korea-the-battle-of-the-shiokaze-radio-broadcasts/>, viewed 20th May 2022.
  4. World Radio TV Handbook, 2022.