to the magic sounds of
shortwave radio ! Here you find audio clips of worldwide Amateur Radio,
Broadcasting, Utility and Spy Number Stations recorded from my station
transceivers and vintage
receivers RFT EKD-300, DRAKE MSR-2 and DRAKE 2B. Stop by from time to
time for brand new radio recordings ... Click on a station identifier
the audio clip. Enjoy !
AMATEUR RADIO STATIONS
a well-known voice on the bands: op. Zal, QTH Poona near
Bombay / India, here in QSO
with DK5EC (op. Karl, QTH Bonn / Germany). 11-02-2011, 11:02
21239 KHz, S9, (TS-870 / LPDA).
Mark, QTH Hornsby / Australia, pushing 1 KW into
two stacked 3-element Yagi antennas, in QSO with VU2XO (op.
in India). 10-01-2011, 13:30 UTC, 14273 KHz, S9 (TS-870 / LPDA short
- qrp test
John asks his QSO partner DL1DH in Germany to reduce power
copies his 1 Watt Signal still perfectly well with S3 in New
Zealand, a distance of nearly 20.000 Km - really incredible !
17-01-2011, 11:10 UTC, 14215 KHz, S9+10dB (TS-870 / LPDA short
op. John, QTH Wellington / New
Zealand. 21-12-2010, 09:25 UTC, 14215 KHz, S9, (TS-870 / LPDA
short path). HB9QQ
calling "CQ DX" from Switzerland in CW on the
17m band, with echo signals due to multipath-propagation (... he worked
many Japanese stations afterwards). 07-11-2004, 09:10 UTC, 18087KHz.
Kitaia" the Russian
program of "China Radio International" CRI. 13-02-2011, 09:00 UTC,
15340 KHz (TS-870 / LPDA).
Radio International (CRI)
with echoes caused by multi-path propagation. 20-12-2010,
10:20 UTC, 15440 KHz (TS-870 / LPDA).
with strong echoes caused by multi-path propagation.
07-09-2010, 15:30 UTC, 6075 KHz (TS-870 / Vertical).
of Russia interval signal
anouncement "Hier ist Moskau ..." ("Here
is Moscow ...") starting the German programme, 01-06-2004
15:00 UTC 7330 KHz.
typical music program. 06-Jul-2004, 13:52 UTC, 11585 KHz.
Tashkent interval signal
announcement, exotic sounds from the capital of Uzbekistan on the Great
Silk Road in Central Asia. 07-07-2004, 14:30 UTC, 17775 KHz.
World Service time signal and
07-07-2004, 15:00 UTC, 15565 KHz.
38702 77026 ...
yes, there are still spy number stations active in
CW like this one ! After the automatic transmission of number
groups, the operator seems to wait for confirmation by the target
station and uses the straight key to ask "QRV ?" ("are you
ready ?"). 27-03-2011, 08:17 UTC, 14937 KHz, S9+20dB !
(TS-870 / Vertical).
UTILITY & SPY
"846 846 ..."
Russian spy number station. 12-01-2011, 10:15 UTC, 14280 KHz
(TS-870 / LPDA). "Echo
Zulu India" spy number station
classification: E10). It is generally believed that MOSSAD (the Israel
Intelligence Service) operates these stations, transmitter sites
include Israel and their embassies and consulates. E10 is characterized
by a female voice repeating a three letter phonetic phrase. This can go
for hours before the message is sent, which consists of blocks of
phonetic letters. 03-07-2004, 07:00 UTC, 11565 KHz.
..." another spy number
station playing xylophone - spooky ! 05-07-2004, 15:10 UTC,