Articles in the GNSS News Category

Feb 2017 | No Comment

The onboard atomic clocks that drive the satellite-navigation signals on Europe’s Galileo network have been failing at an alarming rate…

Jan 2017 | No Comment

Russian Space Systems has released draft versions of the GLONASS interface control documents (ICD) for the future code division multiple access (CDMA) signals in the L1, L2 and L3 bands…

Dec 2016 | No Comment

New weather datasets, which could prove highly valuable for weather forecasting and for longer term climate monitoring, have just been made available from the Space…

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…