A Reminder for Aviation Enthusiasts
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The Value of HF
Our friend Jörg Klingenfuss has sent in the attached screenshot and has some exciting news for all Aviation Monitoring Enthusiasts. He said, “ […] 12 hours across the Southern Ocean without an alternate airport – Note that all those famous flight tracking webpages offer no real-time data at all for the more than 10 cruise hours of this flight (see picture). They simply visualise some great-circle extrapolation. By contrast, it is all on HF – updated every 15 minutes – if you know when and where to look […].”
For an explanation of ABS and some further information, take a look at the Klingenfuss ‘Hot Frequencies’ webpage.