** ARGENTINA [non]. 9395, Feb 12 at 1900, day after day I have checked this 
WRMI for the RAE German relay as has been scheduled since January 8 --- and 
finally, today, success!! The RAE sounder fires, and opens in German. 1952 
music I fear might have defaulted back to Okee, but it`s still RAE, ``Argentina 
al Mundo``, Spanish ID at 1956. At 2000 RAE sounder again, and opening Italian. 
At 2029 recheck amid the DX program mentioning various kHz, and something about 
Tajikistan; so this is the ``Friday`` edition aired on Monday, which seems to 
be the standard delay (at least) in various languages. 

Once again, Feb 13 at 1914 check, music, but it`s RAE as IDed in German at 
1915; and 2029 recheck a tango and Italian announcement (Glenn Hauser, OK, 

** CANADA. More beacons at bedtime; see also USA:
218 kHz, Feb 13 at 0708, RL and dash: Red Lake, Ontario, N of Kenora,
         500 watts, now heard in OK; maybe no OK monitors at classaxe?
248 kHz, Feb 13 at 0709, WG, Winnipeg, Manitoba; 250 W, add OK
346 kHz, Feb 13 at 0711, YXL and dash: Sioux Lookout, Ontario; 1000 W
351 kHz, Feb 13 at 0713, YKQ and dash: Ft Rupert - Waskaganish, 
         Quebec; 500 watts (Glenn Hauser, OK, DX LISTENING DIGEST)

** CUBA. 15508, 15438, 15302, 15233, 15162 approx., Feb 13 at 1541, RHC spurs 
out of 15370-AM are not very strong today and only the closest are audible, up 
to S9 but not demodulating in FM mode tuning. Something`s always wrong at RHC 

** CYPRUS [non]. 9955, Tue Feb 13 at 1449, FG Radio via WRMI with news items 
including something about paving all the roads in Malta, finished at 1453 and 
again playing classical music fill for rest of quarter hour, from a Brahms 
symphony, I think (Glenn Hauser, OK, DX LISTENING DIGEST)

** MEXICO. 800, Feb 13 at 1207, checking for XEROK, with KQCV OKC nulled --- 
not a trace; only CCI is another weak station in English. If on from Juárez, 
must be very reduced power.

870, Feb 13 at 1211, XETAR, time chex and ID in Spanish, La Voz de la Sierra 
Tarahumara, Chihuahua; other usual Chihuahuans still audible on 700, 710, 730 
--- but no 800 XEROK (Glenn Hauser, OK, DX LISTENING DIGEST)

** OKLAHOMA. 91.7, Feb 12 at 1832 UT, I tune in KOSU OKC for the second half of 
`Fresh Air`; instead I hear an automated ID and timecheck for ``one o`clock`` 
by Jennifer Reynolds, and the opening teaser for `The Takeaway`, which is the 
1:06 pm = 1906 UT program, and throwing to the news almost on the hour --- and, 
and --- dead air for almost 30 minutes! until the world catches up to the real 
1901 UT and, finally, here comes the news. 

Obviously nohuman is minding the store at KOSU, maybe because it`s noon hour, 
or maybe because they always depend on the automation to do the right thing --- 
but the clock must have been way off. I don`t know whether the `The Takeway` 
billboard was really advance for today, or left over from a previous day. Could 
be the show is always recorded earlier. This is not the first time that KOSU 
has had a serious programming problem (Glenn Hauser, Enid, DX LISTENING DIGEST)

** SOUTH CAROLINA [non]. 5130-, Feb 13 at 0038 check, Brother Scare is audible 
on this WBCQ. See also USA: WRMI! (Glenn Hauser, OK, DX LISTENING DIGEST)

** U S A. Beacons at bedtime, following CANADA, q.v.:
353 kHz, Feb 13 at 0713, LI: Little Rock AR (I was hearing this tuned 
         to 351, under YKQ at a different pitch)
356 kHz, Feb 13 at 0801, OD: must have been ODX, Ord, Nebraska, only 
         call including OD around this frequency. Maybe I also wrote X 
         as I was half-asleep with a sometimes partly dry pen (Glenn 
         Hauser, OK, DX LISTENING DIGEST)

** U S A. WORLD OF RADIO 1916 monitoring: not confirmed UT Tue Feb 13 after 
0030 on WBCQ 9330v-CUSB --- but a JBA carrier, unlikely from anything else, and 
if so, presumably airing WOR. Much weaker << than neighbor 9265 WINB, << 9395 
WRMI. I missed checking 7730 WRMI at same time, but John Anderson reports: 
``7730: Just listened at 19:30 EST on Monday 2/12. The transmission comes in 
great in Winterhaven, CA``

Still running behind in getting all material together in time for Tuesday 
broadcasts, so 1916 continues repeating: confirmed Tue Feb 13 at 2030 on WRMI 
7780, VP in noise, much better but only fair on // 9455. Also confirmed Tue Feb 
13 at 2130 on 9455. Once again at 0030 UT Wed Feb 14, 9330 JBA carrier, so WBCQ 
may be on with WOR at low power and/or hardly propagating.

WORLD OF RADIO 1917 contents: Argentina non, Armenia, Bonaire and non, Canada, 
Cayman Islands, Chile, China, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia and non, Germany, Iran 
and non, Japan, Korea South, Kurdistan non, México, Nigeria and non, South 
Carolina non, Turkey, UK and non, USA, SWL Fest, Sony drops SW, propagation 
outlook. Ready for first airings Feb 14:

Wed 1030   WRMI 9455 to WNW
Wed 2200   WBCQ 7490v to WSW
Thu 0030   WBCQ 9330v-CUSB to WSW
Thu 2230.5 WRMI 5850 to NW
Sat 0729   HLR 6190-CUSB to WSW
Sat 1531   HLR 6190-CUSB to WSW
Sat 2030v  WA0RCR 1860-AM ND
Sat 2300   WRMI 7780 to NE
Sun 0200   WRMI 7780 to NE
Sun 0410v  WA0RCR 1860-AM ND
Sun 1130   HLR 9485-CUSB to WSW
Mon 0400v  WBCQ 5130v Area 51 to WSW
Mon 0430   WRMI 9955 to SSE, 9455 to WNW
Tue 0030   WRMI 7730 to WNW
Tue 2030   WRMI 7780 to NE, 9455 to WNW [or #1918?]
Tue 2130   WRMI 9455 to WNW [or #1918?]

** U S A. 9395, Feb 13 at 1758, Brother Scare is reactivated on WRMI! Very poor 
but recognizable; not audible on // 7780 but could well be on and not 
propagating at midday. As Peter W Hanson tipped us, WRMI website schedule 
updated Feb 12 shows Overcomer revived at different times than before, 
fortunately displacing nothing but some Oldies:
5850 0200-0500
7730 0100-0400
7780 1700-2000
9395 1500-1800
So now we know: his disappearance after arrest in December was for financial 
rather than ethical reasons (Glenn Hauser, OK, DX LISTENING DIGEST)

** U S A. 9395 // 7780, Feb 12 at 2129, WRMI with Oldies ID, not Power Hour. 
Also Feb 13 at 2131, WRMI with Oldies again on these frequencies instead of 
`The Power Hour`; including VOA News starting at 2143. O, the latest WRMI sked 
has removed TPH from this 21-23 block as well as 13-15. It had been showing 
sporadically, last heard Feb 9 all during the 21 UT hour as I reported (Glenn 

UNIDENTIFIED. Trans-Atlantic JBA MW carrier search, Feb 14 at 0308-0317 UT, 
after lots are being reported across North America: 531, 549, 558, 567, 576, 
558, 594, 603, 612, 621, 639, 666, 684, 693*, 702, 711, 729, 738, 765, 774(2), 
783, 801, 828, 837, 855*, 864*, 882*, 891*, 909, 936, 954, 999, 1008, 1026, 
1044(2), 1179, 1197, 1206, 1215(2), 1386?, 1413, 1422, 1458, 1503, 1512, 1566, 
1575(+ jambuzz??). 

At 0339 I also have something off-channel on 595 which would be Morocco, unless 
it`s my KZLS-1640 spur.

* means the stronger ones; (2) means two carriers, or maybe more. Wish I had a 
Q-multiplier like on my old HQ-160; just too much hash/ACI from all the North 
American stations. This time I have left Preamp 2 on the R75 (Glenn Hauser, OK, 

This report dispatched at 0604 UT February 14
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