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Institute of Navigation honors fellows and award recipients Posted on 04 Feb 2016 in the Featured Stories & Latest News categories.

The Institute of Navigation (ION) has announced the recipients of the 2016 fellow memberships and annual awards during the ION International Technical Meeting (ITM) and Precise Time and Time Interval... Read more»

ION Joint Navigation Conference abstracts due by Feb. 15 Posted on 03 Feb 2016 in the Defense & Latest News categories.

The deadline for submitting abstracts for the Institute of Navigation (ION) Joint Navigation Conference (JNC) is Monday, Feb. 15. Abstracts must be received by Monday, Feb. 15, and must be... Read more»

GPS III satellite passes thermal vacuum test Posted on 03 Feb 2016 in the Featured Stories & Latest News categories.

As first reported Jan. 19, Lockheed Martin engineers have proved their design for the GPS III satellite, demonstrating that it can operate in and withstand the harsh conditions it will experience on... Read more»

GPS III navigation payload to be all digital Posted on 02 Feb 2016 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News categories.

Harris Corporation will offer an all-digital navigation payload for GPS III Space Vehicles (SV) 11 and beyond. According to Harris, the fully digital navigation payload will offer enhanced performance and... Read more»

Sokkia introduces SHC5000 field controller Posted on 02 Feb 2016 in the Latest News & Survey categories.

Sokkia has introduced the latest addition to its line of field controllers for use with construction and surveying applications, the SHC5000. Operating MAGNET Field, Site and Layout software, the newest field... Read more»

Galileo 9 and 10 now broadcasting navigation messages Posted on 02 Feb 2016 in the Featured Stories & From the Magazine & Latest News categories.

Europe’s ninth and tenth Galileo satellites have started broadcasting working navigation messages. The two satellites were launched together on Sept. 11, 2015. Read more»

Launch of last GPS IIF satellite shifts to Friday Posted on 02 Feb 2016 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News & Videos categories.

The U.S. Air Force plans to launch the 12th — and final — satellite in the Block IIF series of modernized GPS spacecraft this week. Originally scheduled to launch Feb. 3, the... Read more»

Air Force determines cause of GPS timing issue Posted on 02 Feb 2016 in the GNSS & Latest News categories.

On Jan. 26 at 12:49 a.m. MST, the 2nd Space Operations Squadron (2 SOPS) at the 50th Space Wing, Schriever Air Force Base, Colo., verified users were experiencing GPS timing... Read more»