Norddeutscher Rundfunk Christmas Eve Broadcast 2020

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Many thanks to SWLing Post contributor, Harald Kuhl (DL1AX), who shares the following announcement from the NDR regarding the annual Gruss an Bord Christmas Eve broadcast. Harald notes:

Norddeutscher Rundfunk (NDR) published frequencies for this year’s shortwave transmission on 24 December:

1900 UTC till 2100 UTC:

Frequency target area

6080 kHz Atlantic – North

11650 kHz Atlantic – South

9800 kHz Atlantic / Indian Ocean (South Africa)

9740 kHz Indian Ocean – West

9570 kHz Indian Ocean – East

6030 kHz Europe

2100 UTC till 23 UTC:

Frequency target area

6145 kHz Atlantic – North

9830 kHz Atlantic – South

9590 kHz Atlantic / Indian Ocean (South Africa)

9740 kHz Indian Ocean – West

9675 kHz Indian Ocean – East

6155 kHz Europe


Harald DL1AX

More broadcast details can be found here.

Thank you so much for the tip, Harald!

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6 thoughts on “Norddeutscher Rundfunk Christmas Eve Broadcast 2020

  1. James Todd

    The two transmitters located in Armenia (6030 kHz for part 1, 6155 for part 2) are coming in best here in Warsaw, Poland. As an Englishman raised in the Church of England, it’s interesting for me to recognise so many of the melodies from the carols/hymns.

  2. IOSIF

    hello to al
    Strong signal on 6080 kHz , 9570 kHz ,9740 kHz
    I use Belka receiver and XHDATA D-808
    NW , Romania, iosif
    Merry Christmas


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