Distance Calculator

amar_7374

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May 25, 2009
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Hi! I've been using Flight Central Route Browser's distance calculator for a while. Till now i used to calculate distance/time for airports within United states and its accurate. But when I tried calculating distance/time for some international routes its giving inappropriate negative(minus) values.
Example- try New York(KJFK) - Mumbai,Ind(VABB) route, the distance should be 6777nm, 15hr 24mins but its showing -4038nm,65528 Hr 65478 Min .
Also its showing a straight line on the map thats not correct, in real situation we do fly on a great circle path.
Refer to this link:
Great Circle Mapper
 

flightcentral

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May 21, 2002
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Looks like it calculated the walking time...

Hadn't seen that problem before and will put it in the queue for fixing. Thanks for letting us know.

Thanks,
Jeff
 

Jetplt

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Feb 1, 2009
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Looks like it is still having trouble with leg calcutations. SAEZ-ELLX shows -4679 nm. Great Circle Mapper show it 6112 nm: Great Circle Mapper A Great Circle Mapper intigration would be great.

Thanks,
Chalie
 
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