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Radio Capodistria Medium Wave Back on the Air

Contributed by LC on Nov 15, 2016 - 12:00 PM
Renovation works at the antenna in Croce Bianca by Pirano (Beli Kriz, Piran, North Western Istria) are very near to their end and the MW frequency 1170 kHz has been reactivated on 14 November. Listeners positively report. The station has confirmed.

Italian International Broadcasts Final Winter Schedule

Contributed by LC on Oct 22, 2016 - 09:17 AM
Final information about frequencies and timings of Italian language International broadcasts, as from 30 October 2016 when DST ends in most of Europe: Romania, Albania, Turkey, Tunisia, Argentina, Egypt, Vatican Radio, Greece AWR, China Radio International, Iran. English, Italian broadcasts update. Cairo to find a new frequency?

Italian International Broadcasts as from 30 October 2016

Contributed by LC on Oct 16, 2016 - 10:17 PM
Early information about frequencies and timings of Italian language International broadcasts, as from 30 October 2016 when DST ends in mosto of Europe: Romania, Albania, Turkey, Tunisia, Argentina, Egypt, Vatican Radio. English, Italian broadcasts update.

Danish SW Club International bids farewell

Contributed by LC on Oct 15, 2016 - 10:10 PM
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On 8 October, the Danish Shortwave Club International (DSWCI) a most respected 60 years old institution in dxing community held its latest general assembly in Kalundborg, Denmark. By the end of the year the club will gallantly end its activities.

New Schedule for Radio Tunis Chaine Internationale

Contributed by LC on Oct 08, 2016 - 03:54 PM
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Italian programme from Radio Tunis Chaine Internationale (RTCI) has been re-timed to 15.03 UTC following a new autumn-winter 2016-2017 schedule. A mainly French speaking channel RTC offers 4 more programmes in foreign languages, including Italian, German, English and Spanish on 963 kHz medium wave.

Vatican Radio English Broadcasts with the Pope in Caucasus

Contributed by LC on Sep 28, 2016 - 11:22 PM
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Pope Francis will visit Georgia and Azerbaijan (30 September - 2 October 2016). Vatican Radio short wave coverage will be limited to some events, to be broadcast live from Tbilisi, Georgia and Baku, Azerbaijan.

Radio Tirana Italian Programme back on 7465 kHz

Contributed by LC on Sep 24, 2016 - 07:41 PM
Radio Tirana Italian programme is back on 7465 kHz at 17.00 UTC (19 hours in Italy). Planned schedule for the new season starting on 30 October is confirming the frequency, also used by French, English and German broadcasts to Europe. Time to be shifted one hour ahead.

Marconi's Exhibition at Bologna Airport

Contributed by LC on Sep 16, 2016 - 08:29 PM
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Bologna International Airport was named after Guglielmo Marconi 40 years ago. On the anniversary year the airport is hosting a exhibition of radio receivers, transmitters and other devices from Marconi's industrial production. All objects come from the Museo della Comunicazione “G. Pelagalli”, a splendid collection of 2,000 objects explaining the history of communications over 250 years. The exhibition is open daily at the "Marconi Louge" on the first floor of the main airport building.

Maintanance Works at Radio Capodistria Medium Wave Transmitter

Contributed by LC on Sep 07, 2016 - 02:04 PM
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As from 12 September 2016 the medium wave transmitter at Croce Bianca di Pirano (Beli Kriz, Piran, Istria) wil be submitted at some planned maintanance works, including shortening the antenna mast. Both Italian (1170 kHz) and Slovenian (549 kHz) frequencies will remain off air for about 4 weeks.

Radio Tirana to Europe now on 7475 kHz

Contributed by LC on Aug 29, 2016 - 07:27 PM
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Italradio confirm Radio Tirana now operating to Europe on 7475 kHz, previously 7465 kHz, in Italian, French, German and English. Listeners noticed tests on the new frequency last week. On 29 August the new frequency, correcting some noises monitored on the previous one, is regularly operating.

The Invention of Italy on BBC Radio 4

Contributed by LC on Aug 26, 2016 - 04:14 PM
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"The Invention of Italy" is a 3 parts programme presenting the history of Italy now aired by BBC Radio 4. The next part is scheduled on 2 September at 23.30 British Time (22.30 UTC). All broadcast are available on the BBC website but its airing time also favours listening on long and medium waves in Europe. Author Misha Glenny presents the history of Italy from 1494 to the end of WWI. Back at the end of 15th Century Italy was divided in fighting local states, finally invaded by France. A long path to the unification of the country made possible only 3 centuries later.

Pisa to host Marconian Amateur Stations Meeting

Contributed by LC on Aug 20, 2016 - 06:25 PM
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The 3rd Italian Marconian Stations meeting will be hosted in Pisa, 24-25 September, local Italian Radioamateurs' Association (ARI) group operating station IY5PIS at Coltano, the site of a today destroyed TSF station built by Guglielmo Marconi in the early years of 20th century. The station will be operating during the meeting also joined by the annual convention of Mediterraneo DX Club.

Vatican Radio DRM Special Broadcast for HFCC Conference

Contributed by LC on Aug 20, 2016 - 06:11 PM
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A special DRM broadcast from Vatican Radio in scheduled 22-24 August 2016 during the HFCC Conference in Miami. Broadcast is scheduled at 19.30 UTC beamed to Miami, where engineers, frequency managers from International radio stations in around 30 countries meet for a week to coordinate shortwave frequency schedules in the incoming season (Oct 2016 - Mar 2017).

Vatican Radio to leave Short Wave?

Contributed by LC on Jul 31, 2016 - 08:05 PM
Short wave transmitting centre at Santa Maria di Galeria (Rome) might be closed ina near future, Vatican Radio French and German newscasts stated, commenting the phasing out of short wave for daily Mass and Rosary prayer on weekdays, as from 1 August 2016. A new organization of Vatican media would enhance investments on digital media.

Vatican Radio to leave Short Wave for Daily Mass and Rosary

Contributed by LC on Jul 30, 2016 - 01:51 PM
No more short waves fort two of the most followed lithurgical broadcasts of Vatican Radio. As from 1 August 2016, Latin Mass at 05:30 UTC and Rosary prayer at 18:40 UTC will be broadcast on the usual frequencies only on Sundays and catholic holy days. No motivation is until now available.
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