[LEAPSECS] BBC article
seaman at noao.edu
Sat Nov 5 11:01:40 EDT 2011
On Nov 4, 2011, at 11:20 PM, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:
> In message <BA780338-0DA7-4E93-B70C-E1A0A9D36CFD at noao.edu>, Rob Seaman writes:
>>>> Will require resources to modify existing ICDs and operational software
>>>> Offers no benefits to NGA or GPS Operations
>>>> and he gave the cost of creating an ICD for GPS at about $100 million.
>> Meaning that GPS operations will be rather spectacularly un-fine under such
> That rather pressumes that anybody can justify the cost of this pointless
> change in the first place.
You still aren't getting the point. He was asserting that GPS operations - running their internal systems - is itself dependent on the current definition of UTC.
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