Richard B. Langley lang at unb.ca
Thu Dec 23 14:44:31 EST 2010

Quoting Tom Van Baak <tvb at leapsecond.com>:

> TAI, GPS, or UTC out of a GPS receiver. One downside

> is that you have to wait up to 12.5 seconds for the leap

> second information to show up, which can cause timing

> issues with cold-start receivers.

The current GPS navigation message lasts 12.5 MINUTES.

-- Richard Langley

Richard B. Langley E-mail: lang at unb.ca
Geodetic Research Laboratory Web: http://www.unb.ca/GGE/
Dept. of Geodesy and Geomatics Engineering Phone: +1 506 453-5142
University of New Brunswick Fax: +1 506 453-4943
Fredericton, N.B., Canada E3B 5A3
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