Glenn Hauser logs December 9-10, 2021

Glenn Hauser

** CANADA. 407 MCW kHz, Dec 9 at 0741 UT, HRU in Kansas unusually
counters a dashing underbeacon barely copiable as ZHU, which is only
95 watts from Montreal / St-Hubert, Qu├ębec. New here.

328 MCW kHz, Dec 9 at 0755, dash and YTL, ND beacon of 1000 watts from
Big Trout Lake, Ontario (Glenn Hauser, OK, WOR)

** CUBA. 9700, Dec 9 at 0721, RHC English still on this time at S9+30;
at 0724 only other English is 6060, S9/+10 undermodulated. 5040 still
on at S9+30 but in Spanish. Something`s always wrong at RHC (Glenn
Hauser, OK, WOR)

** U S A. A few ND beacons among the Canadians, not new but not too
frequent, Dec 9 at 0738-0744 UT:

420 MCW kHz, FQ, 25 watts from Fairmont, Minnesota

414 MCW kHz, SU, 40 watts from Sioux City, Iowa; tuned to 412

392 MCW kHz, FMZ, 25 watts from another Fairmont/Beklof, Nebraska
(Glenn Hauser, OK, WOR)

** U S A [and non]. WORLD OF RADIO 2115 monitoring: confirmed UT
Thursday Dec 9 at 0130 on WRMI 5010, S8/9+10 into Bonaire SDR; and
9395 S8-S9 into Maryland SDR. Direct at 0144 check: 5010 S6-S9 but
9395 JBA carrier!

WORLD OF RADIO 2116 contents: WRTH ceasing publication; (Abkhazia),
Afghanistan non, Alaska [300 miles N of Anchorage, not 30],
Algeria non, Antarctica, Argentina, Australia non, (Bangladesh),
(Belgium), Brasil, China, Cuba, Egypt, Ethiopia and non, (France),
Georgia, Germany and non, India, Indonesia, (Iran and non), Italy,
Jordan, Japan/Korea North, Korea South non, Malaysia,
Netherlands, (New Zealand), (Russia non), Sri Lanka, Taiwan and
non, UK, USA, Vatican and non; Pacific Asian Log; Propagation
outlook ()countries mentioned not in order

WOR 2116 is available as of 0242 UT Friday December 10, 2021
(mp3 stream)
(mp3 download)

Or via
Also linx to podcast services.

The shortwave+ broadcasts should be:

0130 UT Friday WRMI 5850 to NW, 7780 to NE [2115 replayed]
0330 UT Friday WRMI 5985 to S
1915 UT Friday IRRS 7290-Bulgaria to WNW, 918-Italy, 207?-Italy
2130 UT Friday IRRS 918-Italy, 207?-Italy
2330 UT Friday WRMI 5950 to NNW [canceled? and/or 4980/4975 to SSE]
0230 UT Saturday WRMI 9395 to NNW
2030vUT Saturday WA0RCR 1860-AM
0030 UT Sunday WRMI 7730 to WNW
0030 UT Sunday WRMI 5950 to NNW
0400vUT Sunday WA0RCR 1860-AM [nominal 0415; as late as 0530]
1330 UT Sunday WMRI Europe via Ch 292 Germany 9670
2100 UT Sunday IRRS 918-Italy, 207?-Italy
2330 UT Sunday WRMI 5950 to NNW [and 4980/4975? to SSE]
2330 UT Sunday WRMI 9955 [jammed?] to SSE
0030 UT Monday WRMI 7730 to WNW
0130 UT Monday WRMI 9395 to NNW
0400vUT Monday WBCQ 6160v Area 51 to WSW
2330 UT Tuesday WRMI 9955 to SSE [jammed?]
1030 UT Wednesday WRMI 5850 to NW
2200 UT Wednesday WBCQ 7490v to WSW
0130 UT Thursday WRMI 9395 to NNW, 5010 to S

Full schedule including AM, FM, webcasts, satellite, podcasts:

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contribution via PayPal to woradio at - not necessarily
in US funds, and says, ``For your ongoing dedication to the hobby
I love. Happy Holidays!``

One may also contribute via MO or check in US funds on a US bank to:
Glenn Hauser, PO Box 1684, Enid OK 73702.

Because of recording problems, 2116 was not ready by 0130 UT Friday
December 10, so 2115 replayed on WRMI: confirmed on 5850 VG S9+20/30
direct, but 7780 JBA; but 7780 S9/+10 into UTwente at 0155.

First broadcast of WOR 2116 this week at 0330 UT Friday December 10,
confirmed S8/S9+5 into Bonaire (Glenn Hauser, OK, WOR)

UNIDENTIFIED. Re my 1656+ kHz carrier during TA bandscan, Dec 4 at
0410: Very unlikely, but here is one reported in Europe, not 1655, in
DX Fanzine: ``1656 19.11.21 2310 PIR R. Drieland, Holland, DD: MX. F.
RP = Roberto Pavanello in Vercelli (Italy). RX: EGZ DX 10, Icom R-71.
ANT: EGZ LPF1R ferrite loop for reception of MW, 30-metre long wire``
(Glenn Hauser, OK, WOR)

UNIDENTIFIED. Trans-Atlantic Just Barely Audible MW carrier search,
December 9 at 0730-0735 UT, not in the order tuned: 612, 639, 657,
684, 693, 711, 774-2, 837, 846-TP, *855-2, 882, 999, 1044, 1098,
*1107-, 1125, 1134, 1215 kHz. *strongest, likely Spain (Glenn Hauser,

This report dispatched at 0512 UT December 10