DX-ing

As a teen-ager Hans practiced DX-ing, listening to radio broadcasts on short-wave radios.

Log files

Hans kept track of all his radio listening through a pile of cardboard cards with data.

Log files 1970–73


QSL cards

Some of the QSL-cards Hans received are shown below

QSL card front QSL card back
The Voice of America - Greece

Greece, Thessaloniki

1971-05-25

?? UTC

?? MHz

Card no. 93, 144×85 mm

QSL card front QSL card back
Radio Pyongyang

North Korea

1971-02-02

19.00-19.30 UTC

6540 kHz

Card no. 72, 150×100 mm

QSL card front QSL card back
Radio Nordsee International

International waters

1971-????

?? UTC

?? MHz

Card no. 64, 158×114 mm

QSL card front QSL card back
Radio Sofia

Bulgaria

1971-04-04

21:30 UTC

30.93 m

Card no. 62, 170×96 mm

QSL card front QSL card back
Radio Australia

Austalia

1971-02-21

07:00 UTC

11765 kHz

Card no. 70, 127×121 mm

QSL card front QSL card back
Egypt radio

Egypt

1971-01-02

15:30-16:21 UTC

?? MHz

Card no. 43, 150×100 mm

QSL card front QSL card back
Radio Canada International

Canada

1971-01-13

07:15 UTC

5990 kH<

Card no. 42, 178×111 mm

QSL card front QSL card back
RIAS Berlin

West Germany

1971-02-??

21:00-22.00 UTC

6005 kHz

Card no. 44, 146×113 mm

QSL card front QSL card back
Radio Habana Cuba

Cuba

1971-03-23

20:10 UTC

17705 kHz

Card no. 103, 215 ×95 mm

QSL card frontQSL card back
Switzerland Broadcasting Corp.

Switzerland

1971-03-28

11:00 UTC

15430 kHz

Card no. 55, 148×105 mm

QSL card front QSL card back
Radio Peking

China

1971-??

?? UTC

?? MHz

Card no. 58, 148×100 mm

QSL card front QSL card back
Ghana Broadcasting Corporation

Ghana

1971-01-26

20:45 UTC

9545 kHz

Card no. 65, 168×118 mm

QSL card front QSL card back
Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation

Nigeria

1971-05-24

06:25 UTC

15185 kHz

Card no. 73, 145×88 mm

QSL card front QSL card back
Sender Freies Berlin

West Germany

1971-04-14

?? UTC

?? MHz

Card no. 91, 148×105 mm

QSL card front QSL card back
Radio Praha

Czechoslovakia

1971-06-11

15:30 UTC

6055 kHz

Card no. 85, 148×103 mm

QSL card frontQSL card back
Radio Budapest

Hungary

1971-10-24

21:30 UTC

9833 kHz

Card no. 118, 148×105 mm

QSL card front QSL card back
The Voice of America - Liberia

Liberia, Monrovia

1971-05-15

?? UTC

?? MHz

Card no. 89, 141×85 mm

QSL card front QSL card back
The Voice of America - Morocco

Morocco, Tangier

1971-08-05

?? UTC

?? kHz

Card no. 105, xxx ×xxx mm

QSL card front QSL card back
ORTF

France

1971-04-24

17:35-18:15 UTC

6175 kHz

Card no. 108, xxx ×xxx mm

QSL card front QSL card back
Radio Telefis Eireann

Ireland

1971-11-23

?? UTC

566 kHz

Card no. 11, xxx ×xxx mm

QSL card front QSL card back
All India Radio

India

1971-06-08

20:55-21:30 UTC

9912 kHz

Card no. 114, xxx ×xxx mm

QSL card front QSL card back
Radio Vaticana

Vaticana

1971-10-27

20:30 UTC

6190 kHz

Card no. 127, xxx ×xxx mm

QSL card front QSL card back
Radion National de Espana

Spain

1971-04-18

19:35-20:30 UTC

15420 kHz

Card no. 61, xxx ×xxx mm

QSL card front QSL card back
Xxxx

Greece, Thessaloniki

1971-05-25

?? UTC

?? kHz

Card no. 93, xxx ×xxx mm