Articles in the GNSS Category

Nov 2016 | No Comment

For intelligent transportation systems the information of any vehicle location in an absolute geodetic reference frame is essential. These locations can be estimated best on the basis of global navigation satellite systems combined with auxiliary sensors.

Oct 2016 | No Comment

During the last decade, the number of applications relying on Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) has experienced an exponential growth….

Oct 2016 | No Comment

The urban development strategic spatial planning heavily relies upon the identification of the patterns off socioeconomic activity…

Sep 2016 | No Comment

ENAIRE, as the Spanish Air Navigation Service Provider (ANSP), contributes to the PBN policy and its implementation in Spain. PBN makes use of GNSS systems, such as GPS, as a primary source for position and navigation…

Sep 2016 | No Comment

Better management of water resources is one of today’s biggest challenges. At present, 70 percent of freshwater worldwide is used by agriculture…

Aug 2016 | No Comment

Research and development on methods for supporting “safety-of-life” applications with satellite navigation began well before the achievement of Initial Operational Capability (IOC) of the Global Positioning System (GPS) in 1993…

Jul 2016 | No Comment

It is generally believed that exploitation of Global Satellite Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) together with advanced mobile communications for signalling and train control will significantly improve safety…

Jun 2016 | No Comment

GPS positioning system is designed to determine the position of a point any time and at any place with an accuracy that could reach a few millimeters depending…

May 2016 | No Comment

In the first semester of 2015, ESSP, the EGNOS service provider, deployed EGNOS System Release (ESR) v2.4.1M. This was a major achievement…

Apr 2016 | No Comment

Nowadays, GPS are used in many applications such as GBAS, SBAS, EGNOS and WAAS aircraft landing systems, unmanned road or aerial vehicles, wireline…