Radio in Ireland and the UK.
Mon Nov 10 23:31:05 EST 2008
<<On Mon, 10 Nov 2008 19:25:28 -0600, "Kevin Vahey" <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
> I recall the Soviet Union has a monster signal up around 1400 that
> could be heard clearly in Ireland. I was told it transmitted using 2.5
> million watts. (eek)
There was an article in WRTH about this facility about a decade ago
(i.e., the last time I bought a WRTH). It's an electronically
steerable 12-tower array located outside St. Petersburg. The actual
power was fairly low, by European standards -- only 100 or 250 kW.
But it's a 13-dB antenna!
The transmitter was last used for Voice of Russia broadcasts to
Scandinavia, if I remember correctly.
PS: Greetings from North Hollywood!
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