Articles in the GNSS News Category

Aug 2016 | No Comment

The country’s maps are currently based on a standard called the Geocentric Datum of Australia 1994 (GAD94), which is more than 20 years old and ties map references to locations fixed on the Australian continent…

Jul 2016 | No Comment

The State Council Information Office (SCIO), China has released the White Paper on China’s BeiDou Navigation Satellite System. This white paper is the 100th one released by the SCIO…

Jun 2016 | No Comment

The move on 26 May will see the Airservices Navigation Rationalisation Project switchoff 179 navigation aids, including nondirectional beacons, VHF omni-directional…

May 2016 | No Comment

Telecom minister of India Ravi Shankar Prasad has reiterated that all new mobile phones will have a panic button starting January 2017 and in-built GPS from…

Apr 2016 | No Comment

Launched December 1, 2014, the spacecraft began regular broadcasts on February 15, transmitting on channel –6 from its orbital location in plane 2, slot 9 of the GLONASS constellation…

Mar 2016 | No Comment

Several companies were hit by hours of system warnings after 15 GPS satellites broadcast the wrong time, according to time-monitoring company Chronos…

Feb 2016 | No Comment

Indian Space Research Organization (Isro) has launched the fifth (IRNSS-1E) navigation satellite in the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS)…

Jan 2016 | No Comment

The Pentagon awarded US defense corporation Raytheon and Israel Military Industries with a contract to develop and manufacture GPS-guided mortar shells…

Dec 2015 | No Comment

The European GNSS Agency (GSA) has announced on October 27, 2015 the evaluation results of its second Horizon 2020 call for Galileo applications…

Nov 2015 | No Comment

The Pentagon in the USA has been pushing for the development of autonomous unmanned vehicles for a while. Now, it wants them to operate autonomously even when GPS signals are degraded.