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Treason By Radio

The article now forms part of the Radio Heritage Collection ©. All rights reserved to Ragusa Media Group, PO Box 14339, Wellington, New Zealand. This…

Memories of Fiji

By Bill Sparks This article was originally published some years ago in FRENDX, now The Journal of the North American Shortwave Association. It appears here…

Radio Fiji – The Foundations

This article is from This is Radio Fiji 1954-1979 by Len Usher and Hugh Leonard for the Fiji Broadcasting Commission. Published in 1979. From the…

Zero Hour

The Propaganda War From Japan The article now forms part of the Radio Heritage Collection ©. All rights reserved to Ragusa Media Group, PO Box…

Static In The Attic

Eric Shackle is 82 years old, and although he’s been in journalism and PR for all his life (starting as a copyboy on the ‘Christchurch…

WXLG – The Kwaj Lodge

This article was originally published in the Kwajalein Hourglass, August 29, 2000. Copyright to Kwajalein Hourglass. Permission to use is under request with publisher. For…

RAAF Radio “Voice of the Islands”

The Radio Heritage Collection is the realisation of David Ricquish’s ambition to bring together radio stories in a readily accesible media. Too often these stories…

Radio 9AC Torokina

This article first appeared in the January 19, 1946 issue of ‘Listener in Melbourne’. Copyright to the publisher. Supplied from the collection of Dr Adrian…

Superock – KYOI

The Concept KYOI, located on Saipan in the Northern Mariana Islands was a commercial shortwave station, on air 24 hours a day, broadcasting “Contemporary Hits”…

KTOH Kauai – Territory of Hawaii

Thanks to Jim Pilgrim in Kauai for the following images. Back in World War II, the offic of War Information opened KTOH (“Kauai Territory of…

Radio Tokyo – WVTR

This article appears with the kind permission of Shelby Z. Newhouse. It now forms part of the Radio Heritage Collection ©. All rights reserved to…

Our International Voice

This article was first published in ‘Southern Skies’ the inflight magazine of Ansett New Zealand, on September 25 1990. Author: Bob Edlin. It now forms…

The Rock of Polynesia

You’ll find Niue (pronounced Nyou-eh) in the South Pacific to the east of Tonga. It has an area of 263 sq. km. (101 sq. miles)…

Radio On The Rocks

American Forces Antarctic Network The shock appearance of an Antarctic SW broadcaster hit the DX world in July 1974. New Zealand DXer, Dene Lynneberg was…

Radio Nacional, Arcangel San Gabriel

This article now forms part of the Radio Heritage Collection ©. All rights reserved to Ragusa Media Group, PO Box 14339, Wellington, New Zealand. This…

Radio From Raro

“Raro” as the locals call it, is formally known as Rarotonga and the main island of 15 in the Cook Islands Group. And like most…

The History of Radio New Zealand International

This article forms part of the Pacific Radio Heritage Collection © which has all rights reserved to Ragusa Media Group, PO Box 14339, Wellington, New…

Armed Forces Diego Garcia

In the late 1970s, Invercargill DXer Neville Henry was rewarded with reception of AFDG Diego Garcia 1485kHz, 250 watts, on a morning he will never…

Radio Free Bougainville

This article was originally published in DX Ontario, October 1992, by the Ontario DX Association, and appears with the kind permission of the ODXA and…