TITLE

Datums and Grids--What You don't Know Can Kill You

AUTHOR(S)
Manning, Richard J.
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
Military Intelligence Professional Bulletin;Oct-Dec2002, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the problems regarding the misuse of datums and grids in military operations. Requirement regarding accuracy for precision navigation and delivery of long-range missiles and other guided munitions; Difference between the World Geodetic System 1984 (WGS-84) and North American Datum 1927 global datum; Actions to be taken to ensure the use of WGS-84 products.
ACCESSION #
7917473

 

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