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nsteense
06-22-2007, 01:52 AM
somebody obvious forgot such a mundane thing...
http://www.f-22raptor.com/news_view.php?nid=267&yr=2007

Capt.LoneRanger
06-22-2007, 02:43 AM
Yeah, sure.

For the same reason my old Casio stopped working, when we flew to the US. The watch tried to keep up with the time, ran more quickly and died. http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/shady.gif

Why in the world should the internal systems switch to the local time? Military times are always Zulu-times and since you don't have a TV onboard, who cares at which time Simpsons starts?

Billy_BigBoy
06-22-2007, 04:48 AM
When a couple of dutch f-16's were ferried to Chili the suffered a simular problem, the didn't return to base but solved the problem by manual navigation. http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/25.gif