NIST NTP servers

Stephane Bortzmeyer bortzmeyer at
Tue May 10 14:59:02 UTC 2016

On Tue, May 10, 2016 at 10:52:28AM -0400,
 Valdis.Kletnieks at <Valdis.Kletnieks at> wrote 
 a message of 37 lines which said:

> Note that they *do* have motivation to keep it working, simply
> because so much of their *own* gear (from gear for individual
> soldiers all the way to strategic bombers and aircraft carriers)
> wants a working GPS signal...

Yes, but they may switch it off for civilian use (by going encrypted,
for instance) at any time, if it is better for *their* operations.

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