state broadcaster launched on 1287 kHz AM
programming from Chechnya in the Russian Caucasus
has been reported heard on 1287 kHz AM. GTRK (state
broadcasting company) "Vainakh" simulcasts
on FM 103.6 MHz with programming both in Russian
and in Chechen languages. Regional programming has
been observed at 1210-1300 and 1410-1500 UTC on
weekdays. At other times the station retransmits
Radio Rossii. Broadcasts on the AM band began on
November 29, 2013.
How to Identify Chinese Radio
is one of the few countries increasing its presence
on the medium wave (AM) radio dial, as DXers have
been able to observe. Identifying Chinese stations
can however be tricky if you don't understand the
this guide you will learn how to identify Chinese
stations based on just a few keywords and phrases.
Don't let the language barrier intimidate you, because
DXing Chinese stations can be extremely exciting
the Article (January 1, 2014)
Solar-terrestrial indices for 20 April follow.
Solar flux 163 and estimated planetary A-index 22.
The estimated planetary K-index at 0600 UTC on 21 April was 4.
Space weather for the past 24 hours has been minor.
Geomagnetic storms reaching the G1 level occurred.
Solar radiation storms reaching the S1 level occurred.
Space weather for the next 24 hours is predicted to be minor.
Geomagnetic storms reaching the G1 level are likely.
Radio blackouts reaching the R1 level are likely.
Source: NOAA Space Weather
Prediction Center (updated here in real time every
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