Satellite Navigation Failure Confirms Urgent Need for Backup

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Re: Satellite Navigation Failure Confirms Urgent Need for Ba

Postby CBenson » Thu Apr 10, 2014 6:42 pm

I'm not worried. I have my sextant.
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Satellite Navigation Failure Confirms Urgent Need for Backup

Postby AndyPoms » Thu Apr 10, 2014 1:58 pm

The world's global positioning industry watched in disbelief on April 2, 2014, as all of the 24 GLONASS satellites that make up Russia's equivalent of the GPS system failed at once. This unprecedented and deeply worrying total disruption of what is one half of the world's operational global navigation satellite constellations shook the industry, and unequivocally confirmed the public warnings that have been voiced for years by Locata Corporation and other prominent industry experts. Full Story
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Re: Satellite Navigation Failure Confirms Urgent Need for Ba

Postby AlanOfTheBerg » Thu Apr 24, 2014 8:41 pm

CBenson wrote:I'm not worried. I have my sextant.

ps_au wrote:I wonder how many actually know what a sextant is!

Of course, that's where me and the lady enjoy each other while out camping. :o
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