ADDENDUM TO EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF NAVIGATION , VOL. 6 NO.2 , JULY 2008 . ARTICLE : WHERE TO SEARCH FOR THE EARHART LOCKHEED ELECTRA .
An additional from aboard the airplane received radio message @ 0519 GMT reads by transcription : “HEIGHT 10,000 FEET POSITION 150.7 EAST 7.3 SOUTH CUMULUS CLOUDS EVERYTHING OK”. The transmission was considered an error by one of the operators in the communications circuit , not acknowledged and not used in the articles , since the coordinates are far away from the Lae to Howland great circle passing over the region of Nukumanu Island @ 874 miles off Lae , whereas additionally the coordinates transcription was ambiguous : were the .7 and .3 notations decimal parts , or arc-
Jan 22 , 2012 – H.A.C.van Asten