Friday, July 10, 2015

VOA Radiogram for July 11-12

From Kim Andrew Elliott:

Hello friends,

This weekend’s VOA Radiogram will be all-MFSK32 except for the bonus mode. We will try another non-Latin alphabet, this time Korean. You will need the UTF-8 character set. In Fldigi: Configure > Colors & Fonts > Rx/Tx Character set.

Here is the lineup for VOA Radiogram, program 119, 11-12 July 2015, all in MFSK32 except where noted:

 1:31  Program preview
 2:43  Student Dust Counter aboard Pluto probe*
10:03  Tajiks want "bear man" statue*
16:57  VOA launches mobile audio app*
21:34  Excerpt of VOA story in Korean text**
25:32  Closing announcements
28:42  Bonus mode: Olivia 16-500

* with image

** requires UTF-8 character set, Configure > Colors & Fonts >
Rx/Tx Character set: UTF-8

Please send reception reports to

VOA Radiogram transmission schedule
(all days and times UTC):
Sat 0930-1000 5745 kHz
Sat 1600-1630 17870 kHz
Sun 0230-0300 5745 kHz
Sun 1930-2000 15670 kHz
All via the Edward R. Murrow transmitting station in North Carolina.

The Mighty KBC will transmit a  minute of MFSK64 Sunday at 0230 UTC (Saturday 10:30 pm EDT) on 9925 kHz via Germany. Reports for KBC to Eric:

Thank you  for your reception reports from the weekend of 4-5 July. I am still about three weeks behind in answering your emails, but I will try to gain on that today and this weekend. 

I hope you can listen, decode, and write in this weekend.


Kim Andrew Elliott
Producer and Presenter
VOA Radiogram