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Mar 2024 | No Comment

GNSS operators extend the PNT performance standards. GNSS-based applications have their own standard requirements for PNT performance. Can the currently existing issue in matching the two standards be overcome?

Renato Filjar

Electrical engineer, a satellite navigation, spatial statistics and statistical learning specialist, a Tenure Professor of Electronics Engineering with Faculty of Engineering, University of Rijeka, Rijeka, Croatia, …

Feb 2024 | No Comment


In a landmark agreement,
European Union officials have reached a provisional deal on
The world’s first comprehensive laws
To regulate the use of artificial intelligence.
The proposed law contemplates,
To prohibit cognitive behavioural manipulation of people,
Classifying people based on behaviour, socioeconomic status or personal characteristics,
Biometric identification and categorisation of people, …

Feb 2024 | No Comment

February 2024

Geo Week 2024

11 – 13 February
Denver, CO, USA

MENA Geospatial Forum

14 – 15 February 2024
Dubai, UAE

March 2024

Geo Connect Asia

06 – 07 March 2024

DGI 2024

11 – 13 March

Feb 2024 | No Comment

Says Nikolaus STUDNICKA, RIEGL Business Division Manager Terrestrial Laser Scanning in an interview with Coordinates


How do RIEGL plan to survive in the “BIM Age” market with the recently launched RIEGL VZ-600I Laser Scanner?
With the extremely fast RIEGL VZ-600i 3D terrestrial laser scanner, we now have the right laser scanner for professional surveying, especially for …

Feb 2024 | No Comment

For the geospatial and navigation professionals, all future flight approach and departure corridors designs will require detailed 3D modelling and navigation vulnerability assessments before final flight certification

Graeme Hooper

Managing Director GPSat Systems

The Paris 2024 Olympics is evolving as the first mainstream event to showcase the broad-scale usage of crewed Advanced Air Mobility …

Feb 2024 | No Comment

Once it is more widely adopted, we anticipate that various industry professionals will discover additional use cases where Galileo HAS can fill a crucial gap left by SBAS and RTK


Lauture, CTO, Eos Positioning Systems

The new year holds great promise for GIS users who utilize global navigation satellite systems (GNSS) …

Feb 2024 | No Comment

The global industry is preparing to change its navigational heading reference from Magnetic North to True North. This article examines the issues involved, and provides an update on the progress of research into options for managing the transition process.

David Learmount

Private pilot Former pilot and Qualified Flying Instructor in the …

Feb 2024 | No Comment

Coordinates starts a regular column on the accuracy assessment of satellite orbits and atomic clocks on board of all GNSS constellations (GPS, Galileo, Glonass, Beidou, QZSS and IRNSS)

Narayan Dhital

is actively involved to support international collaboration in GNSS-related activities. He has regularly supported and contributed to different workshops of the International Committee on GNSS (ICG), and …

Feb 2024 | No Comment

The planning of intermediary cities needs to refocus on the emerging issues of sustainability, economy, energy and climate and disaster resilience

A K Jain

Worked as Commissioner (Planning), Delhi Development Authority and as a member of the Committee of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs on the DDA (2015). He was a member of UN Habitat …

Jan 2024 | No Comment


The projected achievement of COP28, Dubai
Need to transition away from fossil fuels in energy system,
In a just, orderly and equitable manner,
Neither has any binding nor the timeline to adhere to.
Tripling the global target of the capacity of renewable energy,
Doubling the rate of energy efficiency improvements by 2030
Are the …