Alan Cameron

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Alan Cameron is editor-in-chief and publisher of GPS World magazine, where he has worked since 2000. He also writes the monthly GNSS Design & Test e-Newsletter and the Wide Awake blog.

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SBIR Regulatory Enforcement Issues Posted on 27 Jan 2016 in the Uncategorized categories.

Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Regulatory Enforcement Issues Alison Brown, Co-Chair Government Contracting Working Group Small Business Administration (SBA) Regulatory Fairness Board, (719) 331 2844 1       Overview The National... Read more»

GPS recruits: Uncle Sam wants your ideas! Posted on 27 Jan 2016 in the Opinions categories.

The GPS modernization funding picture cannot be called bright, yet neither can it be characterized as dim. While big money for big projects appears hard to come by, the U.S.... Read more»

Optimal search strategies, open-interface receiver: New speakers for webinar on GNSS receiver design Posted on 13 Jan 2016 in the GNSS & Latest News & OEM categories.

New speakers have been announced for the Jan. 21 webinar “GNSS Receiver Design: New MEMS Components, Optimal Search Strategies.” Read more»

Out in Front: Resilient navigation and timing Posted on 11 Jan 2016 in the From the Magazine & GNSS & Opinions categories.

Advocacy in the U.S. capital urges augmentation of GPS/GNSS with eLoran and other “complementary terrestrial PNT services to increase resilience.” See the Resilient Navigation and Timing Foundation’s website, This... Read more»

The GNSS of Things, and a Galileo/Copernicus interface Posted on 28 Dec 2015 in the Uncategorized categories.

A software offering an “open-source innovation platform for the GNSS of Things”  won the Special Prize in the Galileo Masters competition. Another entry showed the opportunities that lie at the... Read more»

12 GNSS birds for December, and a document under the tree Posted on 23 Dec 2015 in the GNSS categories.

Just what every satnav engineer wanted for the holidays: a new Interface Control Document to unwrap under the tree. On Nov. 30, the European Commission (EC) published version 1.2 of... Read more»

Out in Front: GLAC issues BeiDou market projections Posted on 08 Dec 2015 in the From the Magazine & Opinions categories.

We have grown accustomed to seeing market projections for some GNSS, notably Galileo. European GNSS Agency economists have done a remarkable job analyzing and predicting the global market over the... Read more»

Experienced leader returns to Galileo helm, now within ESA Posted on 24 Nov 2015 in the GNSS & Opinions categories.

The European Space Agency (ESA) has unexpectedly announced a new leadership team. The naming of eight senior leaders to the heads of various departments brings back one figure very well-versed... Read more»