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    "until 20.00 hours"

    "until 20.00 hours". How to pronounce "20.00 hours" ?

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    Re: "until 20.00 hours"

    Quote Originally Posted by ph2004 View Post
    "until 20.00 hours". How to pronounce "20.00 hours" ?
    I would say "twenty hundred hours". I would also remove the full stop from the written version (2000 hours). I used to work at an airport where everything had to be done using the 24-hour clock so I am used to using this terminology.

    The flight's due in at sixteen thirty-four. (ETA 1634)
    It took off at nineteen hundred hours. (ToD 1900)
    It's due to take off at ten twenty-seven. (ETD 1027)


    (ETA = Estimated Time of Arrival)
    (ToD = Time of Departure)
    (ETD = Estimated Time of Departure)

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    Re: "until 20.00 hours"

    He's right, the short medical droid (if I correctly interpret his nick).

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    Re: "until 20.00 hours"

    Quote Originally Posted by konungursvia View Post
    He's right, the short medical droid (if I correctly interpret his nick).
    Astromech droid, actually! And this he is a she!

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    Re: "until 20.00 hours"

    Oh... I see! ;)

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