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Technical Aspects Of VOA Listening In The Soviet Union

Technical Aspects Of VOA Listening In The Soviet Union

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Voice of America begins broadcasts to Russia With the words, “Hello. This is New York calling,” the U.S. Voice of America (VOA) begins its first radio broadcasts to the Soviet Union. UNCLASSIFIED TABLE OF CONTENTS Summary i Technical Aspects of VOA Listening in the Soviet Union 1 Audibility 1 Jamming Severity 2 Jamming Frequency 3 Time Listening Begins 4 Meter Bands 6 Language Services 7 Methodological Appendix 9 Audience Research in the Soviet Union 9 The Sample 9 Geographic Areas in the USSR 10 List of Tables Table 1.

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