1974

January

01: International Waters - Start of spoken programmes on Radio Mi Amigo at 12h. One hour later the station leaves the air due to generator problems.
07: International Waters - After the daily transmissions of Radio Mi Amigo Radio Seagull returns.

February

03: International Waters - Radio Atlantis starts broadcasting on 1493 kHz.
    Radio Atlantis 1974 QSL (courtesy of André De Block)  71 kB (jpg)
04: International Waters - Radio Atlantis moves to 1115 kHz.
06: International Waters - The power of Radio Mi Amigo is raised from 35 to 50 kW, thanks to a new transmitting mast.
22: UK - BRMB starts broadcasting in Birmingham on 1151 kHz.
24: International Waters - Radio Seagull turns into Radio Caroline.

March

01: International Waters - Radio Atlantis raises power of the transmitter on the 'Jeanine' from 2 to 10 kW.
03: International Waters - Radio Atlantis moves from 270 to 227 meter (1131 kHz).

July

30: Poland - First broadcast of Radio Warschau on 227 kHz via the transmitter mast of Konstantynów.

August

31: International Waters - At 1800h Radio Veronica closes down due to the Dutch Marine Broadcasting Act.

September

15: France: Radio Monte Carlo installs two transmitters in Roumoules of 1400 and 2000 kW.

Unknown

??: Norway - The transmitter in Brokke is closed down.



Sound clips

  Geluidsfragment   Extract of Lopik 1974 programming on 1007 kHz  00:40, 48 kbps, 232 kB (MP3) - courtesy of Herbert Meixner
  Geluidsfragment   Extract of Radio Reloj (Barcelona) in 1974 on 1124 kHz  (courtesy of Herbert Meixner)   00:20, 48 kbps, 120 kB (MP3)


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