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Author Topic: Radio Ethiopia? 7110 AM 0410 UTC 16 Jan 2022  (Read 645 times)

Offline alleycat

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Radio Ethiopia? 7110 AM 0410 UTC 16 Jan 2022
« on: January 16, 2022, 0424 UTC »
Moderate signal in upstate NY, northeastern U.S.  I'm usually pretty good at identifying a language or language group, but this one stumps me. Suspect Ethiopia Radio (in Amharic), but ShortwaveSchedule.com et al state that this station is only on 1500-1800. Heard what sounded like news for a while, eventually transitioned to music. There is occasional interference from hams. Voice sample at https://www.lutins.org/temp/sdr/7110_AM_16-Jan-2022_0405z.mp3, music sample at https://www.lutins.org/temp/sdr/7110_AM_16-Jan-2022_0417z.mp3
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Re: Radio Ethiopia? 7110 AM 0410 UTC 16 Jan 2022
« Reply #1 on: January 16, 2022, 0508 UTC »
If that's the same as EBC, and I suspect it is, Eibi has it listed also for 0330-1500 UTC.
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Re: Radio Ethiopia? 7110 AM 0410 UTC 16 Jan 2022
« Reply #2 on: January 16, 2022, 2007 UTC »
Hi "Alleycat,"

You definitely did hear Radio Ethiopia (Home Service), no question about it. Well done!

Here on the west coast, I occasionally hear Ethiopia about 0445 to past 0500 UT, as I recently did on Jan 8, with announcers
and Horn-of-Africa (HOA) music/singing; 0500 ID and news.

Almost daily I hear them closing down at 1500* UT, as I did on Oct 10, 2021. My audio, ending with IDs, IS and gongs, at http://bit.ly/3iMyCES .

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