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Old 03-31-2020, 01:56 PM   #61
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In DCS, right now, can't be done. TPOD is for a single 'target of opportunity'. Multiple drops in one pass is done through coordinates/CAS page entries.
Yes, I know that.

What I want to do is this.

Let's say I'm on a multiplayer server where I cant see the enemy ground units on the F10 map and I'm circling around a group and looking at them with the TPOD. The TPOD will always show the coordinates where I'm looking and I want to enter those coordinates manually into the CAS page so I can then assign targets to the coordinates.

The problem I have now is that the TPOD shows the coordinates like N DD.MM.SSS but you can only enter N DD.MM.SS in the UFC. So how do I convert them so it will work?
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Old 03-31-2020, 04:52 PM   #62
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Can JTAC send coordinates and info directly to the CAS page?
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Old 03-31-2020, 05:45 PM   #63
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The problem I have now is that the TPOD shows the coordinates like N DD.MM.SSS but you can only enter N DD.MM.SS in the UFC. So how do I convert them so it will work?
The TPOD shows DDM (degrees decimal minutes) but there isn't an easy way to enter it in the DCS AV-8B or with sufficient accuracy i.e. DD MM.MMM

IRL you can enter

• DDM (inc. thousandths of a minute / 6ft)
• DMS (inc. 10ths of a second / 10ft)
• UTM (10 digit / 1 meter)

... coordinates.
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