The future of AM radio

Richard Chonak
Sun Feb 3 02:17:20 EST 2008

> Larry Weil <> wrote:
>> At 10:10 AM -0800 2/2/08, Sean Smyth wrote:
>>> Isn't CBC still available on shortwave?
>> Radio Canada International carries some CBC programming, but not the 
>> same as a domestic CBC station would.

The CBC Northern Service used to be audible in New England for most of 
the daytime hours on shortwave, but CBC has dropped those transmissions 
in favor of AM and FM.

However, proving that everything old becomes new again, a proposal for 
digital shortwave (using the Digital Radio Mondiale format) has appeared:


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