Military jamming of GPS in Scotland suspended

Jamming of global positioning signals (GPS) during Europe’s largest military exercise has been suspended, following complaints from fishermen.

The Royal Navy issued warnings in September and October that GPS in parts of Scotland would be disrupted during Exercise Joint Warrior.

But Western Isles fishermen said the first they knew was when their equipment went offline last Friday.

The Royal Navy said the military would seek to address their safety concerns — via redwolf.newsvine.com

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