REVIEW: MIDXB #46, May 1996


All the frequencies are in kHz (otherwise noted). This issue begins with review of stations broadcasting in Omsk region (the aria in Russia's Siberia). This review covers MW and UHF radio stations and full list of TV stations. Our band news includes: * MW-SW: - Voice of Palestine is regular heard nearby Moscow; - MW broadcasts from Kuwait; - Radio Netherlands uses RTL transmitter; - two stations in Moscow have gone off the MW air; - frequencies of Cesky Rozhlas; and others items. * SW this time provides review of clandestine stations. * UHF has new list of St. Petersburg stations. * Schedules in this issue presents: RAI; Russian state companies "Taimyr", "Haglan", "Center Rossii" (Krasnoyarsk region); Broadcasting Service of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; USA stations: WEWN, WHRI, WWCR; YLE - Radio Finland. * QSL-corner in addition to QSL news has a list of BBC World Service Relay Stations addresses and address for to receive QSL from NHK relay stations. * Technique of Reception. In this heading we begin to publish technical data on radio receivers: domestic and foreign. This time we present information about our domestic professional receiver "Volna-K/T". *Catches in the Air covers band from 207 till 17840 kHz which were monitored in Yakutiya, Tomsk region and Irkutsk. * Utility Broadcasting in this issue provides article about alarm and distress signals. * Your Letters as usual has a review of readers letters and also information about new chance for Russia and CIS to subscribe on swedish Eter-Aktuellt via our Moscow DX Bulletin. To obtain this issue of MIDXB please send 5500 rub for Russia, 9000 rub for CIS, 11500 rub or 5 IRSs - outside CIS to the following address: Vadim Alexeew, P.O.Box 65, Moscow A-581, 125581, Russia. You can also subscribe to MIDXB for half a year. It costs in Russia 30000rub + 6 SASE or 44000rub, in CIS - 47500rub, outside CIS - 57500rub or 20 IRCs or 12 US$. We also invite you to order the 9th edition of our reference book Broadcasts From Abroad in The Russian Language. A copy of this useful guide costs: for Russia - 19000rub (12800rub for MIDXB subscribers); for CIS - 22000rub (14800rub for MIDXB subscribers); for other countries - 30000rub or 6 US$ or 10 IRCs (19800rub or 3.5 US$ or 7 IRCs for MIDXB subscribers). Payment in US$ you should send to SAVING BANK OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION MOSCOW BANK (Voikovskoye branch 5282/01544) Currency department for corr. acc. 081000005 Voikovskoye Branch 5282/01544 125565, Moscow, Leningradskoye road, 84 acc. 3800100503427 Mr. Vadim Alexeew