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post #22 of Old 02-22-2010
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Originally Posted by wwilson View Post
. . . . . but you should know that anyone's ability to locate their position on a paper chart, using coastal piloting techniques will be significantly less accurate than WAAS GPS, except perhaps, again in reduced precision chart areas (non U.S.).
A lot of things are significantly less accurate than WAAS augmented GPS.

AFAIK WAAS is only available in the US and there's a heck of a big world out there.

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