Originally Posted by ribit
funny that's the number's I always use except I just do 1.1515 remember working it out at school and never forgoten it, however most of the time I just add 15% to KTs in my head that way tis easy
I was taught as a nipper:
1 nautical mile = 6080 feet
1 landlubbers mile = 5280 feet
Thus 6080/5280 = 1.151515151515tillthecowscomehome
However a Google shows at least 3 different measurements for a nautical mile...
I keep looking at the Ribcraft brochure and I want one too