VOA Broadcast Frequency Schedules
Effective 0800 UTC, 27 March 2011 through 0800 UTC, 30 October 2011

Notes:
All times and dates are Coordinated Universal Time (UTC), same as Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).

Frequencies are in kiloHertz (kHz). 1 MegaHertz (MHz) is equal to 1000 kHz. Conversion to meter bands: Meters=300000/frequency in kHz. e.g.: 17705 kHz –> 16.9 meters

Abbreviations: All programs/frequencies are on daily unless noted otherwise.
& – Monday only, * – Monday through Friday, = – Monday through Saturday< – Tuesday through Friday, / – Tuesday and Friday only, # – Tuesday through Saturday, % – Tuesday through Sunday, ~ – Thursday only, > – Friday and Saturday
@ – Saturday only, $ – Saturday and Sunday, ” – Sunday only+ – Sunday and Monday, ^ – Sunday through Thursday, ! – Sunday through Friday

Afan Oromo 1730-1800 UTC* 11905 11925 12140 13570 13870
Albanian 0500-0530 UTC 5945
1600-1630 UTC 6040
1830-1900 UTC 6065
Amharic 1800-1900 UTC 11905 11925 12140 13570 13870
Azerbaijani 1730-1800 UTC 7435 9850 13600
Bangla 1600-1700 UTC 1575 7475 9320
Burmese 0000-0030 UTC 1575 5955 7430 9320
0130-0300 UTC 11820 15110 17775
1130-1230 UTC 11965 15350 17775
1430-1500 UTC 1575 5865 9320 11910 12120
1500-1530 UTC 5865 9320 11910
1500-1530 UTC$ 1575
1530-1600 UTC 1575 5865 9355
1600-1630 UTC 5865 9355
2300-2400 UTC 6185 7430 9320
Cantonese 1300-1500 UTC 1170 7365 9355
Chinese 0000-0100 UTC 9545 11830 11925 15170 15385 17765
0900-1100 UTC 11825 11965 13610 13740 15250 15665 17485 21695
1100-1200 UTC 6110 9845 11785 11825 11990 12040 15250
1200-1300 UTC 6110 11785 11825 11990 12040 15115 15250
1300-1400 UTC 6110 9845 11785 11805 11990 12040 15115
1400-1500 UTC 6110 9845 11615 11805 11990 12040
2200-2300 UTC 6135 7205 9510 9845 11805 11925
Croatian 0430-0500 UTC 5945
1830-1845 UTC 3995 5910
Dari 0130-0230 UTC 1296 9335 11565
1530-1630 UTC 1296 9335 15090 15380
1730-1830 UTC 1296 9335 11565 11580
1930-2030 UTC 1296 7555 9335
English to Europe, Middle East and North Africa 0100-0130 UTC 1593
1500-1600 UTC 13570 15530
2000-2100 UTC* 5930 9480
English to Africa 0300-0400 UTC 909 1530 4930 6080 9855 15580
0400-0430 UTC 909 1530 4930 4960 6080 9855 11670 15580
0430-0500 UTC 909 4930 4960 6080 11670 15580
0500-0600 UTC 909 4930 6080 11670 15580
0600-0700 UTC 909 1530 6080 11670 15580
1400-1500 UTC 4930 6080 12080 15580 17545
1500-1600 UTC 4930 6080 12080 15580 17895
1600-1700 UTC 909 1530 4930 6080 15580
1700-1800 UTC 6080 12015 15580 17895
1800-1830 UTC 6080 9850 12015 15580
1800-1830 UTC$ 909 4930
1830-1900 UTC 4930 6080 9850 12015 15580
1830-1900 UTC$ 909
1900-1930 UTC 909 4930 4940 6080 9850 15580 17895
1930-2000 UTC 909 4930 4940 6080 15580
2000-2030 UTC 909 1530 4930 4940 6080 15580
2030-2100 UTC 909 1530 4930 6080 15580
2030-2100 UTC$ 4940
2100-2200 UTC 1530 6080 15580
English to Far East Asia, South Asia and Oceania 0100-0200 UTC 7430 9780 11705
1100-1200 UTC$ 1575
1200-1300 UTC 1170 7575 9510 12075 12150
1300-1400 UTC$ 7575 9510 9760 12150
1400-1500 UTC* 7540 7575 12150
1500-1600 UTC 7540 7575 12150
2200-2300 UTC^ 5895 5915 7480 7575 11955
2230-2400 UTC> 1575
2300-2400 UTC 5895 5910 7575 11955
English to Afghanistan 0000-0030 UTC 1296 7555
2030-2400 UTC 1296 7555
English-Special 0000-0030 UTC 1593
0030-0100 UTC 1575 1593 7430 9715 9780 11725 12005 15205 15290 17820
0130-0200 UTC# 1593 7465 9820
1500-1600 UTC 6140 7465 7520 9485 9760
1600-1700 UTC 11890 12080 13570
1600-1700 UTC* 1170
1900-2000 UTC 7485 9630
2230-2300 UTC 7460 9570 11840 15340
2300-2400 UTC 1593 7460 9570 11840 15340
French 0530-0600 UTC* 1530 4960 6095 9880 13710
0600-0630 UTC* 4960 6095 9880 13710
1830-2000 UTC 1530 9815 17560
2000-2030 UTC 6170 9815 12080 15730 17560
2030-2100 UTC$ 9885 12080 15185 15730
2100-2130 UTC* 9815 9885 12035 12080
Georgian 1600-1700 UTC 9435 13745
1700-1800 UTC 7425 11940
Hausa 0500-0530 UTC 1530 4960 6045 9600
0700-0730 UTC 4960 11785 17820
1500-1530 UTC 13600 13830 13870
2030-2100 UTC* 4940 6170 7320 9815 15185
Khmer 1330-1430 UTC 1575 5955 11540
2200-2230 UTC 1575 6060 9320 15110
Kinyarwanda/Kirunda 0330-0430 UTC 6100 7340 11905
1600-1630 UTC@ 11695 15620 17895
Korean 1200-1300 UTC 1188 5890 7225 9490
1300-1500 UTC 1188 5890 7225 11935
1900-2100 UTC 648 5870 6060 7365
Kurdish 0500-0600 UTC 11905 15130 17750
1400-1500 UTC 1593 11645 15130 17750
1700-1800 UTC 11645 15130 15380
2000-2100 UTC 1593
Lao 1230-1300 UTC 1575 9810 12010
Pashto 0030-0130 UTC 1296 7555 9335
1430-1530 UTC 1296 9335 15090 15380
1630-1730 UTC 1296 9335 11565 11580
1830-1930 UTC 1296 7555 9335
Pashtun 0130-0230 UTC 5970 6105 7345
1530-1630 UTC 1593 7295 9390 11780
1630-1700 UTC 1593 6040 9390 11780
1700-1730 UTC 1593 6040 9370 11780
1730-1800 UTC 1593 6040 7455 9370
1800-1830 UTC 648 1593 6040 7455 9370
1830-1900 UTC 648 6040 7455 9370
1900-1930 UTC 6040 7455 9370
Portuguese 1000-1030 UTC$ 17740 21590
1700-1800 UTC 1530 9800 15740 17820
1800-1830 UTC* 1530 9800 15740 17820
Shon/Ndeb/Eng 1700-1800 UTC 909 4930 12130 15730
1800-1830 UTC* 909 4930 12130 15730
1800-1900 UTC* 909 12130 15730
Somali 0330-0400 UTC 5945 11670 15730
1300-1400 UTC 11665 15730
1600-1630 UTC 1431 11665 15730
1630-1700 UTC 11665 15730
1700-1800 UTC 11665 13680
Spanish 0000-0100 UTC# 5890 9885 12000
1130-1200 UTC* 9885 13750 15590
1200-1300 UTC 9885 13750 15590
2300-2400 UTC 5890 9885 12000
Sudanese English 1630-1700 UTC* 9675 12015 13870
Swahili 1630-1700 UTC 9815 15620 15740
Tibetan 0000-0100 UTC 7250 9480 9855
0300-0600 UTC 15265 15490 17735
1400-1500 UTC 7465 11510 11595
1400-1500 UTC) 15180
1400-1500 UTC; 15530
1600-1700 UTC 7330 9565 17670
Tigrigna 1900-1930 UTC* 11905 11925 12140 13570 13870
Urdu 0000-0100 UTC 972 1539
0100-0200 UTC 972 1539 7460 11975
1400-1500 UTC 972 1539 13620 15725
1500-2400 UTC 972 1539
Uzbek 1500-1530 UTC 9945 11940 12120 13755
Vietnamese 1300-1330 UTC 1575
1500-1600 UTC 1170

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  1. TQ for information, how can I listen to America from my place here in Malaysia? What is the frequency? Thanks in advance, sir- 9W2SUX

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