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Author Topic: 6628 kHz USB MWARA Santa Maria Radio Azores 2134 UTC 13 Dec. 2018  (Read 615 times)

Offline Traveling Wave

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2134 UTC - Santa Maria Radio signal is S9 in WNY, very clear audio.
Location: Western New York ( Niagara Frontier)
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Re: 6628 kHz USB MWARA Santa Maria Radio Azores 2134 UTC 13 Dec. 2018
« Reply #1 on: December 14, 2018, 1424 UTC »
Nice catch, especially if it was on the long path?  I often hear Santa Maria on 5.598MHz about an hour before Grey Line in the afternoons here for a distance of about 17,000kms. They guy on 5.598MHz is always very busy, he certainly earns his money. ;)
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Re: 6628 kHz USB MWARA Santa Maria Radio Azores 2134 UTC 13 Dec. 2018
« Reply #2 on: February 14, 2020, 0344 UTC »
Santa Maria ATC about S3 with the  plane she talking to S5 signal.

Early morning in South Africa , 05h30. Easy copy .

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