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Old 14-04-2014, 07:47 PM
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Originally Posted by Astromelb View Post
?.... But as a metrologist (science of measurement)
I went to a briefing some years ago on the Capricorn flight planning system.... A guy from Suitland Meterolology proudly claimed they were getting close to 49% accuracy with their predictions...

Someone muttered, so if they reverse a forecast, their predictions would actually improve?? Measurement science? Well, maybe, one day....
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