Articles in the GNSS News Category

Nov 2016 | No Comment

The European GNSS Agency (GSA) unveils its first GNSS User Technology Report – designed to help users understand today’s receiver technology and the trends transforming the GNSS landscape. Written with contributions from leading GNSS receiver and chipset manufacturers, the GSA GNSS User Technology Report is as a valuable tool to support planning and decision-making in developing, purchasing and using GNSS user technology.

Oct 2016 | No Comment

ISRO is finalising plans to get two spare navigation satellites of its IRNSS fleet built by industry in the next two years. It will handhold industry for the first project and build it by March 2017….

Sep 2016 | No Comment

The Norwegian research ship Gunnerus, part of the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, is seeking to emulate the technology used by Europe’s Geostationary Navigation Overlay System, or EGNOS. EGNOS is currently in use in Europe…

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)…