This is the International Section of
The Broadcast Archive

Maintained by:
Barry Mishkind - The Eclectic Engineer
Last Update 11/6/02


Broadcasting in the Netherlands:

  • The Philips company began transmissions in 1927. This was the first shortwave service in Europe.

A brief account of Netherlands radio history used to be on the RNL site, but is apparently gone.

A Dutch language historical site is found at

   More info will be added when it can be acquired.