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Old 29 August 2008, 03:59   #11
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Originally Posted by willk View Post
hmmm, what messed up the GPS network?

A: Crappy wet weather, on a system that doesn't like leaf canopy? NO!
B: Temporary fault, rapidly resolved, saving hundreds of lives? NO!
C: CIA up to their devious old tricks? YES!


and I think they may have a roadmap from last time they were there....

any closer to Politics and I'll have to report myself to the Moderators
D: Solar flares

I believe these have been reported as actually knocking out GPS reception as they cause substantial RF interference at GPS freqencies. Essentially cosmic jamming!

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