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Old 10th Apr 2015, 21:19
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Fly-by-Wife
 
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For me, 2.5 minutes is 1/24th of an hour (5 minutes is 1/12th), which is very close to 1/25th, just as 98 Kts is damn close to 100.

So 1/25th of 100 is 4 NM, near as dammit the answer.

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