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Voice of America

Owners


Voice of America – (US Information Agency)

Opening Date


7th September 1952


Closing Date

May 1964

(Broadcasts transferred to a landbased facility)

Broadcasting Hours


11 - 14  hours a day

USCG Courier

USCG Courier

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Format

Programmes in 13 languages directed to Communist bloc countries in Eastern Europe.

Programme material was originated in Washington DC, USA

Wavelengths/

Frequencies


1390kHz (215m)

Medium wave (AM)

6110kHz and 9690 kHz Shortwave