Tuesday, September 29, 2015

SOUTH AFRICA Magic 828 Cape Town - 828 kHz QSL

Pleased to receive a verification and notification of the official launch date (1st October 2015 at 0400 UTC) from Magic 828 via Facebook this evening in response to a reception report of the test transmission heard on 828 kHz during the evening of September 4th, 2015 as described in my previous post.

" That's definitely us Gary! Thank you for the positive feedback  Tune in on Thursday at 6am for our official Launch with Magic Breakfast with Guy McDonald ".

Friday, September 4, 2015

SOUTH AFRICA Magic 828, Cape Town - 828 kHz

Magic 828, Cape Town is transmitting on 828 kHz (25 kw) with a test broadcast of classic hits and pre-recorded station identification announcements - an excellent signal here in Fish Hoek at the moment. 


Recorded at 1830 UTC this evening: 

Erecting the Magic 828 antenna mast, situated at Klipheuwel, Western Cape (photographs courtesy Vaughan Taylor).