Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 29 August 2008, 03:59   #11
Country: UK - England
Town: Fleet
Boat name: Hudson
Make: Ribeye Sport
Length: 6m +
Engine: Yamaha 150
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 128
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!

RichardB is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 20:50.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.