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  1. OMG Issue

OARIS11 — wgs84_velocity_type::speed is ambiguous

  • Key: OARIS11-13
  • Status: closed  
  • Source: BAE SYSTEMS ( Peter Hammond)
  • Summary:

    It could be speed over ground or speed along direction of travel; with a steep angle of climb the two might be significantly different.

  • Reported: OARIS 1.0 — Mon, 11 Dec 2017 10:42 GMT
  • Disposition: Resolved — OARIS 1.1
  • Disposition Summary:

    Add notes to the course and speed attributes

    Clarify that course is relative to North on the WGS84 spheroid and that speed is the total speed within the spheroid in the direction of travel accounting for angle of climb.

  • Updated: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 19:49 GMT