Why turning off GPS satellites over Russia is a bad idea

Recently, one can often find rumors on the Web that Russia is allegedly planned to be disconnected from

GPS satellites. But such a step has very serious consequences. Discuss

Thus, the expert and editor-in-chief of the Avia portal.Common crawl en Roman Gusarov said that turning off the satellites does not make much sense. Not least due to the fact that this venture will affect many other countries.

According to Gusarov, turning off one specific country is impossible purely technically. If, nevertheless, it is decided to turn off satellites over the territory of Russia, then about half of the globe will suffer.

At the same time, the specialist noted that although domestic aircraft use GPS, they do not depend on the system. It only additionally helps pilots with orientation.