The international short wave service of the Canadian Broadhasting Corporation operates at Sackville, N.B., two 50 kw. transmitters with an elaborate antenna system permitting beaming of signals in desired directions. The European beam carries programmes in English, French,. German, Dutch and Czech; the programmes being designed for the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Netherlands and Czechoslovakia respectively. Regular broadcasts to Russia are planned to commence as soon as adequate additional accommodation can be provided for Russian language specialists.
Subtopic: RADIO BROADCASTING-EUROPEAN SERVICES