WORLD OF RADIO #988, produced May 5, 1999, by Glenn Hauser

*Standard disclaimer
*WOR no longer on WWCR at 0930 Sun; still Sat 1130 on 12160; Sun 0230,
 0630 on 5070; Mon 0500 on 3210; Tue 1230 and 2030 on 15685
*Check for our other program Continent of Media, on RFPI, Fridays 1900,
 Saturdays 1730, Tuesdays 2000 plus repeats 8 and 16 hours later; and
*Very appreciative of everyone who contacted me to see if I was all
 right following May 3 tornado outbreak; no damage here
*Where to hear Oklahoma on AM radio
*Cable news networks relayed OKC TV stations, which gave lots of
 warning; kept covering aftermath continuously, self-promoting relief
*May previews for Extension 720 on WGN and internet
*May previews for Ideas on CBC and internet
*Belgium clashes with RCI on Sunday mornings
*RCI's additional frequency to Europe heard best in mid-America
*Different Kind of Oldies Show changes time from May 8; topic
*Spectrum changes time on WWCR
*Transmitter site for VOA Albanian special
*VOA's DX program in Spanish
*Serbs listen in on NATO communications, in English, unencrypted
*NATO bombs Serb power stations with graphite to short-circuit grid
*WOR 988, or P O Box 1684, Enid, OK 73702 USA;
 fax if really necessary 1-580-233-2948 attn Hauser; see our website
*R. Yugoslavia may come back to NAm but on different frequency
*Other RY broadcasts already returning but on variable schedule
*Wolfgang Bueschel reports from Germany; glad you're active again!
*RY at reduced power; tried SSB
*NATO airborne broadcast frequencies, announcements; come from
 Hungarian airspace
*Kosova press site hacked, but coming back:
*VOR even more extreme than during Cold War 
*Polish Radio resumes name R. Polonia
*New via Germany, Europaradio, including Luxembourg
*Stadtbummel from Deutsche Welle schedule for May
*Margaret Howard axed by present employer Classic FM, available to
 resume hosting BBC letterbox
*R. Iraq Int'l monitored in English on split frequency
*Kazakhstan on strange new 12 MHz frequency
*China R. Int'l on several new English frequencies; via Mali, or ??
*Antarctica special delayed one week to May 8
*Peruvians reactivated: R. San Francisco Solano; La Voz de San Juan;
 R. Paucartambo; program lineup of R. Nueva Super Sensacion
*Eritrea and Sudan sign peace agreement, so five clandestines should
*Ethiopia provides beguiling music
*Angola item last week was misspelt:
* site includes comprehensive English SW schedule
*Propagation outlook from Boulder May 4; flux peak only 125
*988th WOR; input to or P O Box 1684, Enid, OK
 73702 in tornado-ravaged Oklahoma                             ###