[A-DX] Neuer Sender der Voice of Maldives auf Mittelwelle

Christoph Ratzer
Do Dez 12 22:10:45 CET 2019

Sarath Weerakoon von der legendären Union of Asian DXers - UADX berichtet über den Sendestart des neuen Mittelwellensenders der Voice of Maldives:

Finally, after the long wait, Dhivehi Raajjeyege Adu [ Voice of Maldives ] 1449 kHz is planning to resume AM broadcasts on 29 Dec. 2019 from its brand new 25 kW Nautel transmitter and the antenna field installed at Thilafushi island , 07 Km from Male, the Maldivian capital city.

RFS enginners from Nautel are currently in Thilafushi working on the final phase of installation, to go on the air to celebrate the 57th anniversary of Dhivehi Raajeyege Adu.

Radio broadcasting in the Maldives began on 29 Dec. 1962 under the name “ Male Radio”.

The upgrading of broadcasting facilities have been financed under a grant from the Japanese government.

73 Christoph