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Farewell Loran C

Apparently the Presidents budget includes the end of Loran C.

Saves about $200M over five years.

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We knew it was going to happen sooner or later..

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As I was saying in the Trivia thread...

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And I was going to thow out the GPS and get LORAN out of the basement.....


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Sway will be heartbroken. Doubtful the guy will be able to make it to the bathroom anymore. HEHE!

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Now we will all have to learn CN when Kessler sydrome starts.

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I guess I better buy the new chart plotter.

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I was just wondering... will this include the E- Loran program too?

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