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Subject: s.c.italian FAQ (ITALIAN RADIO AND TV) [4/8]

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Introduction Gianluigi Sartori <gg@angel.stanford.edu> Italy and Internet Paolo Fiorini <fiorini@telerobotics.jpl.nasa.gov> Italians in a foreign land Gianluigi Sartori <gg@angel.stanford.edu> Italian radio and TV Gianluigi Sartori <gg@angel.stanford.edu> Academics Gianluigi Sartori <gg@angel.stanford.edu> Arts and Tourism Gianluigi Sartori <gg@angel.stanford.edu> Customs and Standards Gianluigi Sartori <gg@angel.stanford.edu> Misc Gianluigi Sartori <gg@angel.stanford.edu> =====S4. ITALIAN RADIO AND TV ==Q4.1= Can I get Italian TV or radio from far away? Last modified: June 15 1996 >From a posting by Carlo A E Rizzo <u9caer@ohm.york.ac.uk>: Most of you must have sometime tried to tune in to Italian radio or steered your parabola to a satellite and tried to figure out where you could get Italian TV from. What a pain trying to search through the short-wave band for the famous bird chirping signal that identifies RAI (Italian Radio and Television Network). Starting with radio we can say that RAI are not really interested in serving areas outside Italy; that's why it is difficult to pick up broadcasts from ITALY (they don't have any relay stations!) However, they have a national and overseas service mainly serving the Americas and the Far East. Europeans must rely on the Italian transmitters and the propagation conditions. Starting off with Europe strong signals come in just after the sun has made it behind the horizon. Radio Uno : 900KHz (MILAN 600KW transmitter) 1332KHz (ROME 300KW) Radio Due : 846KHz (ROME 540KW transmitter) Also on short-wave Radio Uno : 6060KHz (ROME 50KW) very weak but good at night after 01.00 AM. All transmissions merge in to one that starts at 23.30 hours (Italian Time) and terminate at 5.58 AM. A very strong signal can be picked up from Radio Luxembourg on 1440KHz (1Mw transmitter) where each day they relay the Italian NEWS (NOTIZIE ED INFORMAZIONI PER GLI ITALIANI ALL'ESTERO). winter schedule : 20.00-20.30 UTC summer schedule : 19.00-19.30 UTC Il programma prevede circa 1/4 ora di notizie e poi 1/4 ora di intrattenimento (generalmente musica) On a Monday lots of soccer results!! Any sort of radio will pick radio LUXEMBURG....believe me. Now overseas: the strongest signals depart from ROME on a Sunday afternoon at about 1.00 PM GMT on different frequencies serving quite a few places around the globe; that is the CALCIO MINUTO PER MINUTO Italian football. These are the frequencies (change every season so look out!): NORTH AMERICA 21475KHz CENTRAL EUROPE 9710KHz SOUTH AMERICA 21535KHz SOUTH AFRICA 21690KHz MIDDLE EAST 15520KHz The 21535KHz is always swamped by the VOA (ARAB SERVICE) which is a strong signal. It's better really to try all these frequencies to get satisfactory results. Lucky the users that have a digital radio with memories! Other transmission's depart from ROME at about 22.30 GMT to the AMERICA's on 11800KHz, 9710KHz, 11905KHz, 15245KHz until 3.00 AM. You get lot's of news and Italian music that is suddenly truncated to leave space to the Bird Chirping of RAI. For Canada 17800KHz and 21560KHz bring news and music every day exept Sundays. There are lots more transmissions that are broadcast at different times but difficult to pick up and very short in duration. There is no way you will be able to pick up Radio 1 (6060KHz) and Radio 2 (9515KHz) if you are outside Italy.. RAI is thinking about sending these signals up some satellite in the near future...but who knows when? Right TV now.....to users that posses a frying pan in their garden (PARABOLA's). EUTELSAT 2 F1 13 DEGREES EAST deliveres the following programs: RAIUNO :11366MHz Vertical Polarisation with RadioRAI1 and RadioRAI3 RAIDUE :11499MHz Vertical Polarisation with RadioRAI2 and RadioRAIInt'l RAIDUE :11531MHz Vertical Polarisation Mpeg Encoded: RAI INTERNATIONAL :11499MHz Vertical Polarisation RAI PACKET :11804MHz Horizontal Polarisation The footprint covers most of Europe and a 90cm dish will be sufficient up until Germany, England. Look ut for the Radio feeds coming soon on the sub-carriers. Programs are generally encripted but until now sport and news are free! Mr. Berlusconi now has a MPEG Packet on EUTELSAT 2 F1 13 DEGREES EAST: TELEPIU SATELLITE:12034 MHz Vertical Polarisation Mr. Cecchi Gori also has a MPEG Packet on EUTELSAT 2 F1 13 DEGREES EAST: TELEPIU PACKET :11958 MHz Vertical Polarisation The TV information I'm afraid, is only for North Africa and Europe viewers. A full list of satellites and frequencies including the Italian channels may be found at: http://www.sas.upenn.edu/African_Studies/Electronic/European_Satellite.html or: http://www.sat-net.com/sat-ger/frequenz.html (in German, sorry) The list is long and in continuous evolution so it may be different every month. I programmi RAI-America possono essere ricevuti attraverso il sistema EUROPLUS che include un'antenna parabolica (60 cm. diametro), un set-top decoder e telecomando. Le trasmissioni (sistema PAL necessario) vanno in onda dalle 3pm alle 11pm dal lunedi al sabato; dalle 8am alle 11pm la domenica. RAI-America trasmette 24 ore su 24 programmi radiofonici e televideo. Costo: circa $800. IntelsatK trasmette verso gli USA, ricevibile in California. In mpeg2 con 9.99 USD in piu` si vede anche Rai International. Some transmissions in RA are also available at http://www.rai.it ==Q4.2= Is there any Italian radio or TV station in XXX? Last modified: October 15 1995 Nancy Rains <rains@znet.com> writes: Regarding Italian TV. There is a channel called SCOLA, which is offered on some cable services through out the U.S. However, only a minority of cable services offer SCOLA. SCOLA shows the telegiornale every day, and it has a net address: scola@creighton.edu * Toronto: - - Telelatino channel 57 on cable in Toronto other channels elsewhere in Southern Ontario (6 hours per day of RAI, with full TG daily) - - Channel 47 Multilingual Television free off the air from Niagara Falls to Barrie (2 hours per day in Italian, 6 hours on Friday and Sunday Good news reports, including some clips from RAI) - - Channel 22 Global Television Network and Channel 11 CFTO Television both free off the air, broadcast 6-10 hours per week in Italian can be seen in most Central-Southern Ontario - - CHIN Radio AM 1540 KHz, FM 100.7 MHz (free off the air from Niagara Falls to Barrie - by Anik II satellite and cable elsewhere) (24 hours in Italian: 12-15 on AM; remaining part on FM Good news reports, including re-broadcast of RAI short-wave news) - - CIAO Radio CIAO radio out of Toronto broadcasts on a frequency of 530 KHz. * East Pennsylvania Per quel che riguarda programmi tv in italiano qui (east pennsylvania) sulla tv via cavo, canale 42 (abbastanza standard, cioe' quasi indipendente da quale compagnia ti fornisce il cavo), ci sono circa 3-4 ore di trasmissioni. Non sono sicuro perche' non sono mai a casa quando cominciano ma ti do per certo che l'ultima trasmissione e' il tg (solitamente tg1 ma da una paio di settimane trasmettono tg2) dalle 19.30 alle 20.00 (ora della costa east). La domenica invece le trasmissioni credo cominciano alle 8.00 di mattina con una partita del campionato di calcio in diretta, per finire alle 13.00 con un tg. * Miami - - BRAVO In alcune aree della citta', trasmette il tg2 alle 7pm. (ET) * Bay Area (California) Nella Bay Area (San Francisco) Da gennaio 1994, il canale 26 trasmette soltanto il telegiornale dal lunedi al venerdi dalle 1730 alle 1800. Una volta alla settimana, domenica dalle 5 di sera alle 6 (1700-1800). A canale 26, ADF (Amici dell'Italia Foundation) trasmette un programma di un'intervista (generalmente in inglese), un video breve in italiano, il telegiornale (TG2?), e TGS. Da luglio 1996, il canale 32 trasmette il telegiornale dal lunedi` al venerdi` dalle 1730 alle 1800. Per ora, il programma di ADF di domenica continua al canale 26, pero` fra poco si muove al canale 32. * Portland (Oregon area) There is a weekly radio show that is composed of entirely Italian music (Baglioni, Pavarotti, ecc) Sunday 10-11am (Local time: GMT-0800) Frequency: 1150 kHz (AM) * New York C'e` una stazione TV a New York City, WNYC (Canale 31) che trasmette il Telegiornale tutte le sere alle 7:30 PM dal lunedi` al sabato. La domenica invece partita di calcio in diretta (comincia verso le 8-9AM), e verso mezzogiorno TG dell'una in differita e Novantesimo Minuto in diretta. Vern <VernonH@aol.com> writes: I have watched RAI on American satellite for some 8 yrs. They move around a bit but the magazine Orbit keeps track of them. Radio on F1 (C1) transponder 15 Audio 7.38 N 24 hrs TV G7 transponder 9 Daily M-F 6-8 (ET) (Variety + half hr news Sat 7-8 PM (Non sto a casa) Sun 8 am - 2pm (Variety & Calcio) (RAI has some arrangement with Channel 31 out of NY.) * Virginia e Maryland Carlo Graziani <carlo@twinkie.gsfc.nasa.gov> writes: WNVC - Channel 56, la Public Television Station di Fairfax Virginia, trasmette un telegiornale RAI (TG1 o TG2, la scelta varia di settimana in settimana) ogni sera dal Lunedi` al Venerdi` alle 23:30. Mi risulta che sia reperibile via cavo sia a Washington D.C. che in periferia. Ogni tanto trasmettono anche una partita di serie A. Tra l'altro, come ogni stazione PBS vivono di donazioni, e mandandogli un contributo si puo` incoraggiarli ad aumentare la programmazione in lingua italiana. A buon intenditore.. ==Q4.3= Is there a list of the Italian radio stations in the world? Last modified: June 9 1993 >From a posting by Matteo Cardin <felipe@sabrina.dei.unipd.it> More information can be gathered from the newsgroup rec.radio. TRASMISSIONI IN LINGUA ITALIANA Il presente elenco comprende i servizi locali e quelli internazionali di cui si e' a conoscenza, in onde medie e corte, in italiano. Orari in UTC Aggiornato al 18-01-1993 ITALIAN LANGUAGE TRANSMISSIONS This list contents the know local and international services in Medium waves and Shortwave in Italian language. Time is UTC Revision: January, 18th 1993 >From Radiorama: the review of Italian Radiolisteners' Association (AIR) orario Stazione Area Frequenze Note 0000-2400 R.Svizzera It. TIC 558 0100-0130 R.Svizzera Int. CA 6135-9885-17730br 0140-0305 RAI AM 9575-9710-11800-11905-15245 0300-0330 R.Svizzera Int. NA 6135s-9885s 0415-0425 RAI MED 5990-7275 0435-0510 RAI AF 15330-17795-21560 0500-0530 R.Svizzera Int. AM 6135-9860 0500-1900 R.Capodistria IT 1170 0500-2229 RAI IT 567-657-819-900-1062-1332 1575-6060-9515 Radiouno 0500-2229 RAI IT- 189-846-936-999-1035-1116 MED 1143-1188-1314-1431-1449 1485-7175 Radiodue 0500-2300 RAI IT 1107-1305-1368-1512-1602 Radiotre 0530-0540 R.Vaticana LOC 527v 0530-0600 R.Tirana EU 1215l-5985k-7170k 0530-1830 R.Monte Carlo IT 702 0545-0600 R.Giappone EU 15170y-15355m 0545-0600 R.Svizzera Int. EU 3985b-6165l-9535l RSI Europa 0600-0700 WYFR EU 11915 0620-0630 R.Vaticana EU 527v-1530g-6245v-7250g 0645-0700 R.Svizzera Int. EU 3985b-6165sa-9535l 0700-0710 R.Vaticana EU 527v-1530g-6245v-7250g-9645g-15210g solo feriali 0700-0730 R.Svizzera Int. AF 9860-13635 0700-0800 WYFR EU 9770-11580 0730-0800 KBS-R.Corea EU 13670-15575 0730-0830 R.Vaticana LOC 527v solo festivi 0745-0800 R.Svizzera Int. EU 3985b-6165sa-9535l 0800-0900 AWR-Europe EU 7210 0830-0910 R.Vaticana EU 527v-1530g-7250g solo festivi 0905-0920 ECR Ravenna EU 6220 solo domenica 0950-0955 R.Portogallo EU 9740s-11800g-21655s-21700s solo domenica ORARIO VARIABILE! 1000-1030 R.Svizzera Int. AUS 9560s-17670s 1000-1115 R.Vaticana IT 527v-6245v solo Mercoledi 1015-1100 R.Vaticana LOC 527v solo feriali 1100-1200 AWR-Europe EU 7230 1100-1110 R.Vaticana EU 527v-1530g-6245v-7250g-11740g- 15210g-21670g 1105-1120 ERF via TWR EU 6230 solo sabato 1115-1200 R.Vaticana EU 527v-1530g-6245v-7250g-9645g solo festivi 1145-1200 R.Svizzera Int. EU 6165sa-9535l RSI Europa 1200-1230 R.Svizzera Int. AS 13635so-15505s 1300-1330 R.Svizzera Int. EU 6165sa-9535l 1300-1330 R.Tirana EU 1215l-5985k-7110k 1300-1330 R.Vaticana EU 527v-1530v-6245v-7250g- 15210g-21670g 1300-1400 R.Tunisi TUN 963 1320-1630 RAI AF/AM/EU 9825-17800-21515-21535-21690 solo domenica 1400-1425 RAI NA 17800-21560 non domenica 1400-1430 R.Svizzera Int. AS 7480p-13635-17670 1400-1700 R.Svizzera Int. EU 3985b-6165sa-9535l 1415-1430 R.vaticana LOC 527v 1430-1455 RAI MED 5990-7235 non domenica 1500-1530 R.Vaticana LOC 527v solo sabato 1500-1600 AWR-Russia EU 6030m 1530-1600 R.Romania Int. EU 756l-11810b 1530-1600 R.Vaticana EU 527v-1530g-6245-7250g solo venerdi 1545-1616 KBS-R.Corea EU 6480-7550 1555-1635 RAI EU 5990-7290-9575 no domenica 1600-1630 R.Svizzera Int. MO 13635so-17670s 1600-1700 R.Cairo EG 558 1630-1700 R.Vaticana EU 527v-1530g-6245v-7250g 1700-1745 RAI AF 7235-9710-15385-17780-21690 1730-1800 R.Tirana EU 1215l-5985k-7172k 1745-1830 R.Sofia EU 7225-9700k-11720k 1800-1815 RTL EU 1440m solo domenica 1800-1830 R.Svizzera Int. AF 13635-17635 1800-1845 R.Colonia EU 594(HR)-828(NDR)-972(NDR)-1449(SFB) 1800-1845 R.Bavarese EU 576(SDR)-711(SDR)-801(BR)-1413(SDR)- 1485(SDR) 1800-1900 R.Cairo EU 9990a 1800-1900 WYFR EU 15355-21615 1800-1900 R.Mosca EU 7330-7340-11690 1830-1900 R.Mosca EU 7300 1815-1830 R.Svizzera Int. EU 3985b-6165sa-9535l RSI Europa 1820-1830 TWR Montecarlo IT 702 solo sabato 1830-1900 TWR Montecarlo IT 702 1830-1845 RTL EU 1440m non domenica 1830-1845 ERF via TWR IT 6230 solo venerdi 1830-1900 R Cina Int. EU 7405-7470b-9965b 1830-1905 RAI AM 15330-17780-21560 1900-1915 R.Svizzera Int. EU 3985b-6165sa-9535l 1900-1930 KBS-R.Corea AM 7275-9515 1900-1930 R.Romania Int. IT 756l 1900-1930 R.Tirana EU 1215l-6080.6k-7270k 1900-2000 RAE- Argentina EU 15345 lunedi-venerdi 1915-1930 DLF Colonia EU 1539m-1575b solo martedi 1915-1930 R.Svizzera Int. EU 3985b-6165sa-9535l solo domenica 1945-1955 Voce di Grecia EU 7450k-9400a 2000-2030 R.Portogallo EU 11740g lunedi-venerdi 2000-2030 R.Romania Int. IT 756l 2000-2030 R.Vaticana EU 527v-1530g-6245v-7250g-11740g 2000-2100 R.Mosca EU 1548-6000-6130-7300 2015-2030 R.Giappone EU 15340m 2030-2100 KBS-R.Corea EU 6480-7550-15575 2030-2100 R.Cina Int. EU 7470b-9965b 2100-2130 R.Cina Int. EU 7470b-9365k-9965b 2100-2130 R.Romania Int. IT 756l 2100-2130 R.Svizzera Int. AF 13635-15505 2100-2145 R.Sofia EU 6070-6085-9700 2100-2200 R.Mosca EU 1548-5920-5980-6130-7300 2100-2200 WYFR EU 11580 2130-2200 R.Vaticana LOC 527v solo festivi 2200-2245 R.Sofia EU 1224v-7225-9700k 2200-2300 R.Vaticana EU 527v-1530g-5882g 2230-2300 DLF Colonia EU 1539m-1575b 2230-2300 R.Cina Int. EU 3985l 2230-0100 RAI AM 9575-9710-11800-11905-15245 2230-0500 RAI EU 846-900-6060 Notturno Italiano 2300-2330 R.Svizzera Int. SA 9885so-12035m ABBREVIAZIONI USATE: AF= Africa, AM= Americhe, AS= Asia, AUS= Australia, CA= Cento America, EG= Egitto, EU= Europa, IT= Italia, LOC= Locale, MED= Mediterraneo, MO= Medio Oriente, NA= Nord America, SA= Sud America, TIC= Ticino, TUN= Tunisia. SITI DI EMISSIONE:a = Abis, Egitto (R.Cairo), Avlis, Grecia (V. di Grecia); b = Baoding, RP Cinese (R.Cina Int.), Beromunster, Svizzera (RSI), Bucarest, Romania (R.Bucarest), Burg, Germania (DLF); g = S.Gabriel, Portogallo (RDP), S.Maria di Galeria (R.Vaticana); k = Kavala, Grecia (V. di Grecia), Kostinbrod, Bulgaria (R.Sofia), Kruje, Albania (R.Tirana);l = Lenk, Svizzera (RSI+R.Cina Int.), Lugoj, Romania (R.Bucarest), Lushnje, Albania (R.Tirana); m = Mainflingen, germania (DLF), Marnach, Lussemburgo (RTL), Moyabi, Gabon (RSI+R.Giappone), Mosca, Russia (R.Mosca); p = Pechino, RP Cinese (RSI); s = Schwarzenburg, Svizzera (RSI), Sines, Portogallo (RDP), Stolnik, Bulgaria (R.Sofia); sa = Sarnen, Svizzera (RSI); so = Sottens, Svizzera (RSI); v = Vaticano Citta' (R.Vaticana), Vidin, Bulgaria (R.Sofia) y = Yamata, Giappone (R.Giappone) Questo elenco e' tratto dal numero di Febbraio 1993 di RADIORAMA la rivista mensile dell'Associazione Italiana Radioascolto. Radiorama e' un mensile in lingua italiana che tratta tutte le tematiche del radioascolto: Notizie BCL, utility; recensioni di libri sul radioascolto; prove di ricevitori e le rubriche fisse sulle radio pirate, propagazione, QSL, VHF&UHF, Lowfers, Appuntamenti, e tantissimi tips per gli appassionati di ascolto BCL con la rubrica "Onde medie e onde corte" e Utility con "Fuori Banda". Per associarsi all' AIR ed avere diritto a ricevere 12 numeri di Radiorama oltre ad alri sconti... (Per l'Italia) basta inviare lire: 50.000 tramite ccp n 10845352 intestato all' A.I.R. Associazione Italiana Radioascolto, casella postale 63, 35020 Ponte s. Nicolo', Padova (Per l'estero) inviare lire: 60.000 tramite IMO (International Money Order) allo stesso conto corrente postale. supplemento: area Europa/ Mediterraneo: lire 6.000 area Africa : lire 18.000 area Asia/ Americhe : lire 22.000 area Oceania : lire 35.000 RADIORAMA puo' essere spedito anche esclusivamente in abbonamento a chi ne fa specifica richiesta, per riceverlo e' necessario effettuare il versamento di LIRE 60.000 da versare sul conto corrente postale 11383346 intestato a: PROMORADIO, Scala Santa 164, 34135 Trieste, indicando nella causale "abbonamento Radiorama".