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Latest News On Mobile Maritime Net SE Asia

By doina — last modified Aug 04, 2008 06:46 PM

Published: 2008-08-04 18:46:13
Topics: Communications
Countries: Brunei , Cambodia , Christmas Island , Cocos Keeling , Comoros , India , Indonesia , Malaysia , Maldives , Mauritius , Oman , Philippines , Reunion Island , Seychelles , Singapore , Thailand , Yemen

Radio communication on HF radio is volatile at this time - propagation on our standard frequency of 14,323 MHz in the 20 metre band at 0025 hrs UTC (GMT) and at 0055 UTC for weather WX.

This month has shown a gradual improvement in propagation - cruising yachts are now in contact as far afield as Japan in the East and Seychelles in the West.

Reference to the following link give the reasons for the improvement:- #1 ;

A really good programme (free) for finding the best times of the day to make contact with other parts of the world is to be found at, written by Christian Ramade (F6GQK). It is PropHF v.1.3

Richard H. Donaldson-Alves Controller Mobile Maritime Net - South East Asia