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NovAtel Offers Marine Antenna that Blocks Inmarsat Interference Posted on 26 May 2015 in the Latest News & Transportation categories.

NovAtel Inc. has introduced the GPS-713 pinwheel antenna, available in two configurations: the standard GPS-713-GGG-N and the L-Band capable GPS-713-GGGL-N.  Both antennas provide enhanced Inmarsat interference rejection, allowing tracking of GNSS signals... Read more»

GLONASS Satellites Will Be ‘Made in Russia’ Only Posted on 26 May 2015 in the GNSS & Latest News categories.

JSC “Russian Space Systems” (RCC), together with ISS Reshetnev, plan to remove imported components in construction of GLONASS satellites, according to an Izvestia article. Production of the advanced GLONASS satellite “GLONASS-K”... Read more»

UN Seminar on SatNav Explored Sharing, Education Posted on 22 May 2015 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News categories.

A United Nations workshop held in Krasnoyarsk, Russia, May 18-22 focused on sharing GNSS in various countries, as well as training in GNSS technologies. The five-day workshop, organized jointly by the United Nations... Read more»

Exelis, UrsaNav to Demo eLoran with Homeland Security, Coast Guard Posted on 22 May 2015 in the Defense & Latest News categories.

Exelis, UrsaNav, the Department of Homeland Security’s Science and Technology Directorate (DHS S&T), and the U.S. Coast Guard have entered into a cooperative research and development agreement (CRADA) for testing... Read more»

Euroship Services Gets eLoran as Backup Posted on 21 May 2015 in the Featured Stories & Latest News & Transportation categories.

Ship management company EuroShip Services Ltd. has installed eLoran as a backup to GPS to ensure the safety of its vessels operating off the coast of the United Kingdom. The... Read more»

Both New Galileo Satellites Now Transmitting Posted on 21 May 2015 in the GNSS & Latest News categories.

News courtesy of CANSPACE Listserv. UPDATE (5/26/2-15): Researchers at Université de Liège and at the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt or DLR) report that the second... Read more»

Cap-XX Launches 0.6mm Thinline Supercapacitors for Wearables Posted on 20 May 2015 in the Latest News & Mobile categories.

Cap-XX, developer of flat supercapacitors for burst and back-up power in space-constrained electronic devices, has launched its Thinline series of single-cell supercapacitors. The thin (0.6-mm) supercapacitors were developed to address the size, weight... Read more»

Precision Farming Report Considers GNSS, Other Tech Posted on 20 May 2015 in the Latest News & Machine Control/Ag categories.

Marketsandmarkets.com is offering a new report on the precision farming market, with forecasts to the year 2020. The report covers various technologies and components, including GNSS. The report is titled “Precision... Read more»