Mysterious maritime GPS outages

Mysterious GPS outages are wracking the shipping industry

Katherine Dunn

The call came in by radio one evening last September, at around 9 p.m. On the line was the master of a tanker, approaching the end of a monthlong journey from the Port of South Louisiana and carrying more than 5,000 metric tons of ethanol.

The message was urgent: The ship’s GPS signal had suddenly disappeared—leaving the crew to navigate Cyprus’s shoreline in the dark.

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Source: https://fortune.com

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