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You're right, of course, I have no disagreement with much of what you say...
However, it's just that the modern gizmos make it so EASY to develop bad habits as a navigator, and the reliance upon them exclusively can so easily breed laziness, and imprudence... Again, no need to ask me how I know this... (grin)
A few years ago, Beth Leonard (yeah, I know, what would SHE know about this, right?) wrote:
Okay, if you have a networked chart plotter system or use the one I am really wanting to see that is new the Nobeltec TIMEZERO setup which combines all of the systems into one that is pretty much 3D and realtime. You still have to open your eyes and swivel your head a bit. It is kind of a duh situation.
It is good to learn from your mistakes, but much better to learn from the mistakes of others...