Re: [SystemSafety] MH370

From: Peter Bernard Ladkin < >
Date: Thu, 13 Mar 2014 14:00:26 +0100


On 2014-03-13 13:57 , Robert Schaefer at 300 wrote:
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> The explanation could be a telemetry timestamp with a timezone error - easy mistake to make.
>
> How does a telemetry processor know what time it is, or what timezone it's in?

Aviation works in Zulu time, not local time. Zulu time = GMT. The processor knows what time it is, and doesn't care what timezone it's in.

PBL Prof. Peter Bernard Ladkin, Faculty of Technology, University of Bielefeld, 33594 Bielefeld, Germany Tel+msg +49 (0)521 880 7319 www.rvs.uni-bielefeld.de



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