Time-distance calculations

Use TerraBase to measure route
Estimate movement speed � 15 kilometers an hour cross-country by day, 10 kilometers an hour cross-country by night
Divide route distance by speed, then multiply the answer by 60. The result is travel time in minutes. Example:  (11.55/15) x (60)= 46 minutes
Add tear-down and set-up time to the travel time. This is the total time required to jump and become operational. Example: travel time 46 minutes + 20 minutes tear-down + 15 minutes set-up = 81 minutes

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