Tag Archives: QSL

QSL: International Radio for Disaster Relief (IRDR)

SWLing Post reader, Michael Guerin, writes: “Just received [this QSL card] from HFCC in Czech Republic. Heard Radio Australia’s test program with fair copy. Sent report by mail the next day to both HFCC and RA.” Many thanks for sharing this … Continue reading

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The Juno Earth Flyby QSL card

Happiness is receiving the Juno Earth Flyby QSL card in the mail: Many thanks to the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory for making the Juno Flyby such a fun experiment. To read more about the flyby, check out our post from … Continue reading

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Mike’s QSL card from KVOH

My good buddy and SWLing Post reader, Mike, recently mailed the QSL card he received from KVOH after one of their test broadcasts. I’m glad he sent it to share–I love the front of the QSL card, which shows the … Continue reading

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Radio Paisano QSL

Last week, I listened to and recorded the pirate radio station, Radio Paisano. Three days ago, I received this message along with a QSL card: Radio Paisano is a novelty shortwave pirate station that celebrates Columbus Day, and features the music … Continue reading

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Work the NASA Spacecraft Juno (and get a QSL card)!

Many thanks to SWLing Post reader, Troy, who emailed us about a really fun and unique opportunity for amateur radio operators:  to send the NASA spacecraft Juno a Morse Code greeting [specifically, "HI"] when it passes over Earth tomorrow, starting around 18:00 … Continue reading

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The Secret Sound: Borderhunter QSL

Many thanks to Europirate Borderhunter for this QSL. It’s not often that I can hear a pirate across the Atlantic so very well. Click here for the original recording of this broadcast.

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Alcaravan Radio QSL and photos of transmitter site

After posting this recording of Alcaravan Radio a few weeks ago, I sent in a reception report to the station–within a day, I received this QSL along with photos of the station’s transmitter and antenna site (see below). Many thanks to Alcaravan’s … Continue reading

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