A Community Devoted to the Preservation and Practice of Celestial Navigation and Other Methods of Traditional Wayfinding
From: David Pike
Date: 2015 Oct 15, 11:34 -0700
The story is now so big that even Drudge links to it.
Glad to see the Telegraph picked a decent sextant for the photo. It looks like a Hughes Three Circle Mates just like mine but a bit younger. I'd be surprised if it was 100% to do with GNSS vulnerability. There might be a certain amount of maintaining the traditions of the service in it too, like getting the creases of your bell-bottomed trousers in the correct positions. http://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/30090214 DaveP