• Digital-map-error-may-have-led-to-minesweeper-grounding

    The Stupid Shall Be Punished: Minesweeper Aground – Minesweeper Aground Even though it’s always somewhat humorous to see a skimmer in distress, I still … http://blogs.defensenews.com/intercepts/2013/01/digital-map-error-may-have-led-to-minesweeper-grounding/ NOT an excuse, vis-a-vis SFO.

    History . U.S. mapping and charting efforts remained relatively unchanged until World War I, when aerial photography became a major contributor to ……

    http://blogs.defensenews.com/intercepts/2013/01/digital-map-error-may-have-led-to-minesweeper-grounding/#more-3469. Rear Adm. Jonathan White, … Panbo, I uploaded a screen dump of the reef area as shown on the latest ENC chart of the area.

    Digital map error may have led to minesweeper grounding link. NGA chart 92020 Suhu Sea (1:500,000) soundings in meters. NGA chart 92033 Palawan (1:402,000) soundings in fathoms. From Intercepts / NavyTimes A digital chart …

    Digital Map Error May Have Led To Minesweeper Grounding From www.defensenews.com – January 25, 2013 7:45 AM. A digital chart used by the minesweeper USS Guardian to navigate Philippine waters misplaced the location of a reef by …

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    A digital chart used by the minesweeper USS Guardian to navigate Philippine waters misplaced the location of a reef by about eight nautical miles, and may have been a significant factor when the ship drove hard aground on the reef on Jan. 17.

    Topic: USS GUARDIAN Aground in UNESCO World Heritage Site: jimh: posted 01-19-2013 05:38 PM ET (US) … http://blogs.defensenews.com/intercepts/2013/01/ digital-map-error-may-have-led-to-minesweeper-grounding/ Chuck Tribolet: posted 01-20-2013 10:32 PM ET (US)

    WASHINGTON: The January grounding of the minesweeper USS Guardian in a Philippine coral reef was caused in large part by a National Geospatial Intelligence ……

    One thing I didn’t like on the Navionics chart was that just one zoom level out from what you see above, everything about Jessie Beazley Reef disappears ……