NFDX report, part 7 of 8
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NFDX report, part 7 of 8
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1060 BRAZIL, R.Tapuyo, ZYJ597, Mossoro - 15 OCT, 0001 - Fair,
echoed Radio Tapuyo ID, varying interference from what was likely
Venezuela. + 13 OCT, 0606 - likely this w/ PP talk.
1060 BRAZIL, R. Educadora, ZYJ306, Francisco Beltrao (10/0.25 kW)
or ZYK533, Piracicaba (5/0.25 kW) - 12 OCT, 0129 - One or the
other of these as listed with PP talk, fanfare and generic ID
at 0130. Good over another unID Brazilian with seemingly
religious pgm. Repeated mentions of "Educadora" noted at
0426 recheck. The other Brazilian, which Jean thought might
have been R. Camaquense, Camaqua, then rose atop with preaching
at 0428, while the mystery Educadora was back again at 0440
with possible talk show. SIO 332 + 13 OCT, 0226 - PP talk,
"Educadora" mentioned. QRM from another Brazilian, SIO 322.
1060 VENEZUELA, unID - 14 OCT, 0500 - Poor with Venezuela anthem,
possible San Cristobal s/off per WRTH info.
1070 ARGENTINA, Radio El Mundo, LR1, Buenos Aires (25/5 kW) -
9 OCT, 2346 - noted in passing well atop channel. Gave a local
address. + 10 OCT, 0600 - ID. + 13 OCT, 0300 - Woman with clear
ID just ahead of 0300 time pips. Peaking over CBA Moncton.
+ 13 OCT, 2330 - with pips and ID. + 14 OCT, 0720 - Talk by
man, woman with possible ID mention at 0723, then into vocal.
Strong peaks o/ CBA.
1070 FRENCH GUIANA, RFO Guyane, Matoury (4 kW) - 11 OCT, 0427 -
Woman speaking FF , then female vocal, // Guadeloupe-640.
1080 VENEZUELA, R. Barcelona, YVQJ, Barcelona (10 kW) - 9 OCT,
2303 - clear "Radio Barcelona" ID rose up out of the mess.
1080 BRAZIL, R. da Universidad Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, ZYK280,
Porto Alegre (10 kW) - 13 OCT, 0405 - Classical music at fair level
on SE Beverage. Presumed Brazilian was subsequently heard by Jim
and ID'ed by Jean. + 13 OCT, 0423-0428 - Classical music ends w/ man
in PP ID'ing (he said all that in less than 2 seconds, but a replay
of the tape revealed that it was all there !), then piano music.
1090 COLOMBIA, CARACOL, 2 sites listed - 11 OCT, 0042 - SS // 5075.
1090 URUGUAY, R. Imparcial, CX28, Montevideo (25/15 kW) -
13 OCT, 0312-0336, 0400 - Two men impartially blaming everyone
else for the football loss by the Uruguayan team to Brazil, ads
at 0330:30 - car dealership in Montevideo, Laboratorio Young
S.A. (US pharmaceuticals), lottery, and others. Surprised to
hear pips at 0345, then talk by woman with a low power Brazilian
underneath. Jingle at 0350 and talk about soccer. No time pips
at 0400; at that time, they gave a nice R. Imparcial de Montevideo
ID. Heard by everyone, ID'ed by Dave and Neil at 0400. Strong
het and QRM from a Brazilian. SIO 333-2. This station was well
heard in the US 30 years ago on Monday mornings when WBAL would
go off. Strong signal on peaks.
1100 BRAZIL, R. Globo, ZYK694, Sao Paulo (150 kW) - 11 OCT,
0201 - ID, heard with strong signal, one that might be heard
in the US (has been heard in Maine and on Cape Cod) +
+ 11 OCT, 0435 - Good, Globo jingles in ad string, PP pop /
rock music. + 13 OCT, 0106 - Canned ID's with intervening
jingle at 0106 and 0107. Very strong. + Also noted 13 OCT
1110 VENEZUELA, R. Carupano, YVQT, Carupano (10 kW) -
9 OCT, 0048 - Venezuelan music, man w/ ID, more music; good.
+ 13 OCT, 2321 - ID and lots of doorbell sound effects.
+ 14 OCT, 0020 - Good, "Notaria! Notaria! Por Radio Carupano!"
news, LA music, "hora mundial" time checks.
1120 ARGENTINA, R. Atlantica, LU6, Mar del Plata (25/5 kW) -
9 OCT, 0442-0501 - Pgm of "Musica folklorica" hosted by woman in SS,
most tunes back-to-back, announcement at 0454 and again at 0459.
Deep fades revealing PP religion stn, SIO 343-1. + 12 OCT, 0312 -
local mentions and R. Atlantica ID jingle by girl. + 12 OCT,
0311-0322 - Football news, weather, jingle ID, more talk.
Many mentions of Mar del Plata. Over a Brazilian that played
"Silent Night"! SIO 333 + 14 OCT, 0730 - SS talk by woman,
no pips. Mention of "Atlantica" ahead of music at 0737.
ID confirmed by Neil.
1130 BRAZIL, R. Nacional, ZYJ460, Rio de Janeiro (100/50 kW) -
11 OCT, 0104 - Many mentions of "Nacional", and finally "Nacional
informa". + 11 OCT, 0450 - Good, "Nacional... do Brasil" ID and
Radio Nacional jingle, "onda curta" mention, tango music.
+ 13 OCT, 0700 - Fanfare and Radio Nacional ID with strong signal.
+ 14 OCT, 0514 - Ad and into vocal, noted in passing at killer level.
1140 BRAZIL, R. Cultura da Bahia, ZYH449, Salvador (10 kW) -
9 OCT, 2350 - local mentions and R. Cultura da Bahia ID.
+ 13 OCT, 0246 - ID in mess.
1140 VENEZUELA, R. La Margaritena, YV??, Porlamar - 13 OCT,
0555-0604 - Mess of 4 stns (2 in SS, 1 in PP, CBI), this one
surfaced at 0558:30 with simple "Margaritena" ID, then typical
Venezuelan music. SIO 322. Heard during unsuccessful try for
1150 BRAZIL, R. Tupi, ZYK656, Sao Paulo (100/50 kW) -
11 OCT, 0131-0139 - ID, Brazilian pop music, ads, promo for
weekend pgm at 0138. SIO 333
1150 BRAZIL, R. CBN, ZYL283, Belo Horizonte - 8 OCT, 2315 -
here w/ CBN pgm // 860 et al.
1160 BERMUDA, VSB3, Hamilton (1 kW) - 11 OCT, 0236 -
Classical music // 5975 BBC WS. SIO 233-2
1160 ANTIGUA, Caribbean Radio Lighthouse, St. John's (10 kW) -
14 OCT, 2225 - With religious drama.
1170 COLOMBIA, CARACOL, HJNW, Cartagena (10 kW) - 11 OCT, 0139 -
SS // 5075.
1170 BRAZIL, R. Difusora, ZYJ598, Mossoro - 12 OCT, 0030 - well
atop w/ PP song and Difusora ID. Later hrd R. Difusora ID and
Mossoro mentions. <R>
1180 BRAZIL, R. CBN - R. Globo, ZYJ463, Rio de Janeiro (50/10 kW) -
12 OCT, 0330 - Heard with CBN sound effects and news items.
+ 12 OCT, 0339 - Ads, seem to be for stores in Sao Paulo,
"C-B-N Brasil" ID, then sports news. SIO 333 + 13 OCT, 0341-0359 -
PP news, "C-B-N Brasil" at 0341. Over a station in SS, SIO 322.
1180 BRAZIL, R. Ribamar, ZYH889, Sao Luis - 8 OCT, 2212 - heard
atop the CBN powerhouse in Rio w/ "Ribamar" ID. Generally Rio
was dominant here.
1180 CUBA, R. Taino, Villa Maria (300 kW) - 13 OCT, 0831 - EE
ID "R. Taino broadcasting from Havana, 24 hours a day".
1190 BRAZIL, R. Tropical, ZYJ594, Natal (10/1 kW) -
10 OCT, 0100 - Mixing with Argentina, slogan heard. +
14 OCT, 2241 - slamming in on Brazil Bev w/ "R. Tropical" ID,
fast PP talk.
1190 ARGENTINA, R. America, LR9, Buenos Aires (25/5 kW) -
9 OCT, 0214-0239 - Man w/ Italian accent in SS as part of arts
and culture pgm, 3 pips at 0230 and news "America Noticias" began
at 0234 man and woman alternating items. Deep fades, peaking at
SIO 333. + 12 OCT, 0607 & 0715 - With information about events
in the Italian community. + 15 OCT, 0433-0437 - ID and slogan as
"Communicacion 11-90". Talk by man at 0435 at reference to
"publico Argentina" at 0437, music bridge and further talk
or ad. ID'ed a few minutes earlier by Jim. Fairly good over
excited Brazilian PP man (probably R. Tropical) and some domestic
1200 BRAZIL, Ceara Clube, ZYH585, Fortaleza (10 kW) - 13 OCT, 0235 -
Noted with ID and phone number.
1220 BRAZIL, R. Globo, ZYJ458, Rio de Janeiro (150 kW) -
8 OCT, 2322 - PP football; very good. + 11 OCT, 0202 -
ID, very strong signal, heard later in the week on the
TA Beverage, so this one has a chance to reach the US.
1230 BRAZIL, Super Radio Correio, ZYI670, Joao Pessoa (10/1 kW) -
14 OCT, 2247 - ID heard on tape replay, thanks to Neil.
1230 BRAZIL, R. Guararema, ZYJ816, Sao Jose - 9 OCT, 2300 - good
w/ many "Guararema" ID's after "A Voz do Brasil" program ended.
1240 VENEZUELA, R. Nacional, YV??, Punta Tumatey - 13 OCT, 0354 -
Caught Venezuelan National Anthem. New Venezuelan powerhouse did
not seem so powerful! Heard earlier the following evening with
baseball commentary, no IDs. + 13 OCT, 2350-2359 - here w/ only fair
signals with BB game between los Cardinales and los Tigres, Caracas
mentions, and ads with prices in Bolivars. No ID. Reports are that
LV de Venezuela is finally active. According to a Venezuelan
reporter in PLAY-DX, this one is operating at 50 kW (not 500 kW
yet). The transmitter is located at Punta Tumatey (Falcon State)
according to an article reprinted from a Venezuelan newspaper in
1260 BRAZIL, R. Morada del Sol, ZYK688, Sao Paulo (50/25 kW) -
10 OCT, 0029 - local ads during break between their seemingly
endless religious programs. + 13 OCT, 0200 - Neil listened to
Jim's tape several times and picked out this ID.
1280 BRAZIL, Super Radio Tupi, ZYJ455, Rio de Janeiro (100kW) -
8 OCT, 2326 - PP football; very good. + 9 OCT, 2124 - With
slogan "Tupi presenta ...". + 11 OCT, 2234 - PP talk by man,
at monster level, totally dominant on the channel. + 13 OCT,
0108 - Man with mention of "Super", piano / voice-overs and
"Tupi" ID fanfare at 0110. Powerful signal.
1290 BRAZIL, R. Clube Salvador, ZYH450, Salvador (10 kW) -
9 OCT, 0154-0200 - in well w/ PP talk & nice "Radio Clube do
Salvador" ID at 0159. SIO 343 + 13 OCT, 0224-0230 - Birthday
music dedicated to a listener, call letter ID as ZYH450, a
rare use of call letters by a Brazilian station. Building
to nice peak with easy-listening music, canned ID, childrens'
music and apparent live phone-in with joking host.
1300 BRAZIL, R. CBN, ZYH586, Fortaleza (10kW) - 8 OCT, 2241 -
PP news, "C-B-N" ID. Over another ZY, SIO 333 + 8 OCT, 2332 -
Woman reading PP news, ads at 2334. Good + 11 OCT, 2110 -
Heard with "CBN" ID, strong.
1300 BRAZIL, unID - 12 OCT, 0158 - Fair, "Brasil 2, Uruguay 0"
soccer game update "patricinado Jack In The Box".
1308.5 ARGENTINA (t), R. Nacional, LRA42, Gualeguaychu - 9 OCT,
0352-0354 - presumed here w/ SS ballad, then faded. Carrier was
cut at 0400:30.
1340 BRAZIL (t), R. Sao Luis, ZYH886, Sao Luis (50/1 kW) -
13 OCT, 0134 - Tentative ID in mess.
1350 ARGENTINA, R. Buenos Aires, LS6, Buenos Aires (25/10 kW) -
9 OCT, 0344-0350 - SS religious ads for the "Iglesia Universal
del Reno de Dios", local church event at 9:30, and address for
donations "aqui en la Argentina". SIO 343 + 15 OCT, 0426 -
religious telephone talk program, siren effects, and clear
ID at 0427. No pips at 0430. Strong signal.
1360 BRAZIL, R. Guanabara, ZYJ464, Rio de Janeiro (10 kW) -
15 OCT, 0424 - On review of tape of religious program, one
single ID was heard around this time.
1370 BRAZIL, R. Atual, ZYK766, Sao Paulo (100/20 kW) -
8 OCT, 2324-2334 - Brazilian "tropical" music, TC w/ R. Atual
ID between each song, ad for aerobics gym at 2330. Over another
ZY w/ football, SIO 333 + 12 OCT, 0450 - Clear ID noted in mess.
1375 ST. PIERRE ET MIQUELON, RFO (20 kW) - 11 OCT, 0213 - Easily heard
during the day at our location. + 13 OCT, 0540 - FF // RFI on 162 & 675.
1380 VENEZUELA, Ondas del Mar, YVNG, Puerto Cabello (10 kW) -
11 OCT, 0044-0055 - 2 stations in SS, dominant one is
undoubtedly a Colombian but no ID's noted, underneath noted
LA ballads and TC's between songs "Ondas del Mar dando la
hora !". SIO 222 + 0330, 12 OCT - atop w/ lively SS music, and
Ondas del Mar ID. Was hoping for Chile. + 15 OCT, 0335 - ID
during music program.
1380 COLOMBIA, RCN, HJEE, Tunja - 11 OCT, 0404 - Local announcement
about traffic, clear "R-C-N". Briefly clear, but faded away
quickly, SIO 342 + 12 OCT, 0500 - still looking for Chile, but
this one atop w/ RCN La Radio de Colombia slogan.
1390.34 ARGENTINA, R. Universidad Nacional de La Plata, LR11,
La Plata (10/2.5 kW) - 12 OCT, 0359-0601 - Classical music w/
no announcement until 0503:30 when a man in SS was heard w/
possible news, local weather at 0507, then bit of music and
the transmitter went off. It was on again almost 2 minutes
later, then had transcription pgms from Radio Nacional de
Espana and Radio Naciones Unidas; brief fanfare, announcements,
and news at 0558-0600 then a lecture taped in 1990 by Dr. __ of
the Department of Geology. Several mentions of Mexico noted.
Fair to good on peaks with occasional 1390 slop using SE Beverage.
This station had been reported in Europe on 1390.32 kHz ("JEO" in
"Distance") SIO 232-1. Also this was reported in Distance #9 by
"GN", logged as "unID" at 2350 SEP 2 on 1390.32.
1400 GRENADA, Harbour Light of the Windwards, Carriacou (5 kW) -
11 OCT, 2240-2245 - "Sound of Salvation" religious drama, ended
w/ promo as "the best of Christian enjoyment", then timecheck.
Strong peaks over Brazilian (likely R. Rio AM) and occasional
breakthrough of CBG-Gander.
1400 BRAZIL, R. Rio AM, ZYJ462, Rio de Janeiro - 10 OCT, 0100 -
atop CBG/mess/growl w/ R. Rio AM ID. Best on Byan antenna with
CBG nulled by termination. + 14 OCT, 0701-0710 - PP announcer,
then US music; R. Rio AM ID at 0710, followed by soft music.
1400 URUGUAY, R. Zorrilla de San Martin, CX140, Tacuarembo (25 kW) -
12 OCT, 0256 - S/off heard with anthem and station ID +
+ 12 OCT, 0256-0304 - Frequency initially a mess w/ unID SS,
CBG, and a Brazilian seemingly signing off, clearer at 0300:30
w/ xylophone theme and woman w/ ID: "CX1400, Radio Zorrilla de
San Martin, desde Tacuarembo, Republica Oriental del Uruguay",
Dixieland music, then same ID again w/ xylophone at 0303:30.
Celeste, s/off announcements and anthem; again w/ clear ID, 0304,
SIO 343. Jean had noted that this one is reported in Europe,
which is why we tried for it.
1420 BRAZIL, R. Cultura, ZYL288, Sete Lagoas (5/1 kW) -
9 OCT, 2129-2304 - At 2129 music, some fairly slick,
other selections pretty miserable, rustic stuff, "Cultura" at
2135 before an ad string, "A Voz do Brasil" news pgm at 2202.
Man in PP at tune-in at 2230, then into Israeli-sounding vocal
at 2233 followed by a Brazilian vocals. Echo announcement and
guitar music at 2253, TC at 2256 and back to music across the
hour. End of news at 2300 w/ canned ID: "Radio Cultura: musica,
esportes, noticias" then Braz-pops. QRM from a domestic stn,
SIO 332 + 13 OCT, 0019 - Heard well by everyone, but four
R. Cultura outlets listed, however Neil dug out the definite
ID on tape. + 13 OCT, 0306 - peaking up huge after PP song
w/ Cultura / R. Cultura ID's. Not much clue to location at
first, but at 0306 a clear R. Cultura do Sete Lagoas ID again
in very well. The station also uses Cultura AM slogans and
plays mostly Brazilian music, some of it romantic and it mixes
in an occasional US pop tune. Big signal for 1 kW. + 14 OCT,
0414 - HUGE signal w/ full R. Cultura do Sete Lagoas ID,
" musica.... noticias... R.Cultura AM " and 1 kW mention.
+ 14 OCT, 0743 - Found at powerhouse level with chatter by man,
vocal selection with accordion; rooster crow wake-up at 0748 and
mention of "Cultura". More accordion music with ad at 0757.
1430 VENEZUELA, R. Bahia, YVTP, Puerto La Cruz - 9 OCT, 0404 -
atop others w/ R. Bahia ID.
1430 BRAZIL, R. Clube Paranaense, ZYJ200, Curitiba (25/10 kW) -
11 OCT, 2327 - Many mentions of Parana, Paranaense, and Curitiba.
ID popped out of mess of three stations. Also in there was likely
Radio Libertadora Mossoroense, about 10 tape minutes later with
three mentions of "Mossoro". + 14 OCT, 0506 - loud and clear w/
R. Clube Paranaense ID, into PP music.
1430 BRAZIL, R. Libertadora Mossoroense, ZYJ604, Mossoro -
12 OCT, 2241 - man in PP giving local news; atop presumed and
later logged ZYJ200 (which runs all night; Mossoro seems to go
off). + 14 OCT, 0100 - R. Libertadora ID; atop ZYJ200.
1435.4 BRAZIL, R. Principe, ZYH637, Crateus - 9 OCT, 2324 - noted
still off freq. w/ religious PP music and R.Principe ID.
+ 14 OCT, 2138 - religious sermon in PP, at low modulation level
w/ some hum present; carrier strong. Split frequency should be
receivable at eastern USA shore sites during aurora.
1440 BRAZIL, R. AM 1440, ZYJ469, Rio de Janeiro - 12 OCT, 2244-2250 -
a pest here w/ its "1440" ID's in PP, echoey announcements, then
into vocal; especially strong / dominant at this time.
1470 BRAZIL, ZYJ616, Parelhas - 14 OCT, 2259 - atop growl w/ lively
PP music and "Perelhas" sung ID, then timecheck and " .. en Parelhas"
1470 BRAZIL (t), R. Vale do Paraiba, ZYJ481, Barra do Pirai -
OCT 11 2132-2153 - Two stations rising and falling here, one with
what sounded like a Brazilian version of country and western music,
the other with a lengthy speech or sermon. The music station
mentioned "Paraiba" a number of times. There is no station in
that state, however there is a Paraiba river near Rio de Janeiro,
so possibly "R. Vale do Paraiba".
1470.02 BRAZIL, unID site - 12 OCT, 2114 - Apparent religious Mass
being aired with "Santa Maria's", then man with religious message
in PP. Strong signal, slightly above nominal frequency; mixed w/
another Brazilian which was possibly Radio Vale do Paraiba.
1480 BRAZIL, R. Alvorada (t) - 9 OCT, 0357-0403 - Man and woman
in PP w/ religious talk, ad for La Primavera over Vivaldi's "Spring",
ID at 0402 sounded like R. Alvorada, but there are two stations of
this name on 1480 ! Domestic QRM, SIO 343-2
1480 BRAZIL, unID stn - 11 OCT, 2159 - PP religious pgm ending,
ID sounded like "Radio (word with K sound) Dois Mil" before
fanfare announcing beginning of "A Voz do Brasil" news pgm. SIO 222
1480 BRAZIL, R. Maua Solimoes, ZYJ488, Nova Iguacu - 13 OCT -
spent a lot of time here 0400-0500 as this was generally atop.
Got nice taped ID at 0457 mentioning 1 kW and R. Solimoes, Nova
Iguacu, Rio de Janeiro after Brazilian music. Announcer sounded
as though he was talking with a potato in his mouth.
1490 BRAZIL, R. Icatu, ZYK769, Penapolis - 9 OCT, 0058 - Muffled
PP s/off announcement, "Radio Icatu, Penapolis" discerned on tape
when replayed w/ max treble. Sign-off without anthem, which seems
to be the norm for Brazilians. SIO 242
1490 BRAZIL, ZYH246, Penedo - 14 OCT, 2151 - finally ID'ed after
much listening to lost ID's in QRN w/ singing "Emissora Rio Sao
Francisco" ID by woman; followed by PP music. This station was
generally well atop an unID Brazilian that had religious programming.
1500 VENEZUELA, R. Dos Mil, YVRZ, Cumana (10/5 kW) - 13 OCT, 0849 -
ID during music program.
1500 BRAZIL, unID's- 12 OCT, 2217 - Two Brazilian graveyarders here,
dominant signal had dialogue in PP by two men, the other with easy-
listening music; big band music on the predominant outlet at 2235
1505 ANGUILLA, The Valley - 14 OCT, 2149 - to good peak w/
1509.7 BRAZIL (t), ZYI544, Redencao - 14 OCT, 0010 - PP talk through
a loud growl assumed to be this: it has been logged on this frequency
by the Swedes recently.
1520 BRAZIL, unID's - 12 OCT, 2220 - Two Brazilian graveyarders
here, one with talk by man in PP; the other with vocal. Both
fair with some slop from Saudi Arabia-1521.
1520 BRAZIL, R. Continental de Rio de Janeiro, ZYJ491, Rio de
Janeiro (10/0.5 kW) - 14 OCT, 0418-0422 - well atop religious PP
Brazilian and WWKB: PP "1520" mention, PP music, then woman w/
R. Continental ID and Rio mention. ID'ed by Neil from Jim's tape.
1530 BRAZIL, ZYH666, Campos Sales - 14 OCT, 0023 - man & woman in
PP, then ID as "R.Tres Fronteiras". Soon lost in mess and QRM from
1540 BAHAMAS, ZNS, Nassau (20 kW) - 15 OCT, 0005 - EE announcements
concerning the Bahamas.
1550 BRAZIL, R.Gazeta d'Oeste, ZYJ606, Areia Branca - 9 OCT, 2200 -
Good, mention of "futbol internacional de Sao Paulo", jingle ID
into network news; 2300 Radio Nacional jingles at end of network
program, then "Radio Gazeta de Areia Branca" ID. + 9 OCT, 2309 -
noted in passing w/ R.Gazeta ID into PP music. This is one of
the easiest graveyarders and they seem to be off from 0300 to
0800 as we usually get Guaruja here all night. + 11 OCT, 2113-2130 -
PP news, ads, canned ID as "Radio Gazeta de Areia Branca" at
2130, fanfare and into vocal. SIO 343
1550 BRAZIL, unID - 14 OCT, 0300 - Fair, Mendosa jingle and
mention, 1550 mention, rock music, possible Guaruja mentions.
1550 BRAZIL (t), R. Cristal, ZYJ315, Marmeleiro (1/.25 kW) -
12 OCT, 0045 - Tentative, ID in graveyard mess.
1550 BRAZIL, R. Guaruja, ZYK590, Guaruja Paulista (5/1 kW) -
12 OCT, 0348& 0502 - Several "Guaruja" shouted IDs, mention
of Cadena Cristi.
1570 BRAZIL, R. Sertao Central, ZYH621, Senador Pompeu (1/0.25 kW) -
14 OCT, 0759 - Decent signal with strong open carrier, sign-on w/
music, man w/ opening ID as "R. Sertao Central", further
announcements and another ID and into music at 0801 when partially
covered with frequency announcement of an unID Brazilian.
1570 BRAZIL, unID's - 11 OCT, 2320 - Varying poor to excellent
signal, phrase sounded like "show da noite", "Radio __ Principal"
ID. + 12 OCT, 2117 - Two unID Brazilian graveyarders fighting it
out, each with good signals: one with rapid-fire male announcer
between vocals, the other with a soccer match. + 13 OCT, 0206 -
Trumpet fanfare and music with interjections by man in PP with
possible "Libertad" station reference at 0210 - 2 listed
1572.6 unID het - 14 OCT, 2115
1579.8 BRAZIL, unID - 11 OCT, 2301 - PP talk by man and good signal;
some slop from another unID ZY on nominal 1580, also a good signal.
+ 12 OCT, 2135 - These same two channels again occupied with good
signals: man announcer with vocals on 1579.8; fast-paced announcer
on 1580 with mention of frequency at 2138.
1590 BRAZIL, R. Santa Cruz AM, ZYJ614, Santa Cruz (1/0.25 kW) -
11 OCT, 2304, 2355-2358 - in well, atop others w/ local mentions
at 2304 and again loud and clear with a long ad string for local
businesses 2355-2358 after Brazilian music. This was one of the
strongest Brazilian graveyarders. <R> + 12 OCT, 2130 - Talk,
maybe news by man to 2134 when clear ID, further talk with
local mention. Very good with another unID Brazilian well below.
1600 PUERTO RICO, R. Luz, WLUZ, Bayamon (5 kW) - 9 OCT, 0256 - good
w/ call ID in SS and Puerto Rico mention. + 15 OCT, 0309 - With
call letter and slogan above WUNR.
1610 ANGUILLA, Caribbean Beacon, The Valley - 11 OCT, 0335 - With
Australian preacher, // 690. + 14 OCT, 2203.
1700 BRAZIL, Carajas - 12 OCT, 0636, "CRJ" in Morse code.
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