|NOS uses AUDIO
NOS Radio and Television is a
professional journalistic organisation. Around
360 journalists are involved in making the daily
news and sports programmes. NOS reports on
important national and international events.
NOS makes a major
contribution to Dutch public broadcasting with
2,000 hours of television and 4,000 hours of
radio a year.
The NOS programme 'Radio 1
Journaal' broadcasts around 1500 hours
per year. The listener is brought up to date
about the most recent news developments in
quickfire tempo. Radio 1 Journaal broadcasts
seven days a week, three times a day. More than
80 journalists have signed up for a job at 'Radio
The NOS 'Radio 1
Journaal' uses a dedicated broadcast van designed
by AUDIO "F".
Because of the large number of persons working
with the van operation was required to be
straightforward. AUDIO "F"
used an unique switching matrix which alters the
connections between the equipment with a single
The NOS van, mind
the H.F. antennas and the satellite dish.
second requirement was to be able to start
broadcasting in ANY situation, to meet
this requirement the van was equipped with
satellite communication equipment and a complete
230 V backup power system. Whenever an event
occurs, the NOS is ready and on air within five
look at the interior of the NOS Radio one
The picture also shows the F2 monitor
loudspeakers mounted in a 19" rack.
'Radio 1 Journaal' can be heard within the
Netherlands on several FM-frequencies and on AM
747. The AM emitter reaches several hundred miles
uses AUDIO "F"
Mirasound is a Dutch
company active in the CD mastering and production
market. Currently over 2000 titles are produced.
Mirasound required a versatile mobile recording
studio. In this van the 19" versions of the F1
Reference Monitor Loudspeakers are applied.
Mirasound Mobile 2.