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Old 09-18-2019, 02:22 PM   #11
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So the question is, why would anyone DDM rather than DMS? This is even more the case when waypoint designating targets rather than using the UFC for coord input
It's good to have as many options available as possible, because you don't know what everyone else might use. Incoming data might use a certain format that might be misinterpreted if you don't use the same. Ideally, everyone would agree on one format and be done with it, but that's just wishful thinking IRL.
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