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GPS Outage?

posted Dec 20, 2010, 5:36 AM by Bob Mueller   [ updated Dec 20, 2010, 5:42 AM ]
Electronics experts have warned that intense solar activity in 2012 could lead to disruption of mobile navigation, loss of mobile phone signals and even surges in national electricity grids.  The Northern Lights might even be seen as far south as Mexico!

All boaters should have paper chart backups on board and the know how to use their compass and paper chart in the event of a GPS failure.  If you are not sure how to do this, I have the perfect solution for you.