Archive for category: Outdated data or maps

Many drivers are getting lost

Categories:Outdated data or maps

DATE: 2005-09-21 PLACE: Shanghai COUNTRY: China DESCRIPTION: Many drivers are getting lost because GPS manufacturers use counterfeit maps.

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Residents claim their view has been ruined

Categories:Outdated data or maps

DATE: 2007-03-04 PLACE: Edinburgh COUNTRY: UK DESCRIPTION: Residents claim their view has been ruined because developers use wrong maps and the new building has been built 3 meters out of place.

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Plane took off on a wrong runway and crashed in flames

Categories:Outdated data or maps

DATE: 2006-08-00 PLACE: Lexington, Kentucky COUNTRY: USA DESCRIPTION: Plane took off on a wrong runway and crashed in flames because the Pilot used an outdated airport map. IMPACT: 49 persons were killed.

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