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    Re: Airline inflight Route Map Anomalies and a Puzzle
    From: David C
    Date: 2017 Oct 19, 15:04 -0700

    You are assuming that the system is set up to provide information to people like yourselves who understand these things  (-;  To misquote a NZ Prime Minister most people would not recognise a loxodrome [1]  if they fell over one. Most passengers are probably happy to see an aircraft at the approximately correct location between departure and arrival airports.

    Is it a dead reckoning type system?  For example Flightradar24 has a DR mode although it is often obvious when the aircraft you are tracking has been switched to this mode.

    [1]   ...recognise a deficit if.......

       
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