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EGNOS Operations Introduced in Mediterranean Region: MEDUSA Posted on 19 Dec 2014 in the Uncategorized categories.

by Ugo Celestino, European Commission, Antonella Di Fazio, Telespazio SpA, Vicente José Giner Herrera, Ineco, Patrizio Vanni, ENAV SpA, and Francisco Javier Deblas, ESSP. This article describes a live demonstration... Read more»

First Galileo FOC Satellite on the Air Posted on 18 Dec 2014 in the Galileo & GNSS & GNSS News categories.

Will Be Employable for Surveying, Precise Positioning, and Geodesy By Peter Steigenberger and André Hauschild, German Aerospace Center (DLR) / German Space Operations Center The first Full Operational Capability (FOC) Galileo satellite... Read more»

Eos Positioning Launches Arrow, a New High- Accuracy GNSS Receiver Posted on 18 Dec 2014 in the Featured Stories & Government & Government News & Latest News & Mapping & Natural Resources & Survey & Survey News & Surveying & Utilities categories.

Eos Positioning Systems has introduced a new line of high-accuracy GNSS receivers for smartphones and tablet computers, including both sub-meter and RTK performance for all mobile platforms: iOS, Android, and Windows.... Read more»

Sanctions Delay Russia’s GLONASS-K2 Program Posted on 17 Dec 2014 in the GLONASS & GNSS & GNSS News & Latest News categories.

According to the GLONASS satellite manufacturer, the company will now produce nine GLONASS-K1 satellites rather than move to GLONASS-K2, because of the sanctions restricting the delivery of radiation-resistant electronic components from the West. Read more»

Salvaged Galileo Performs Its First Navigation Fix Posted on 17 Dec 2014 in the Aviation & Space & Featured Stories & Galileo & GNSS & GNSS News & Government & Government News & Latest News categories.

Galileo's fifth satellite — recently salvaged from the wrong orbit to begin navigation testing — has been combined with three predecessors to provide its very first position fix. Read more»

LAND-PAK Complete Survey System by NavCom Posted on 17 Dec 2014 in the Video Spotlight categories.

NavCom’s StarFire RTK receivers enable fast and precise GPS/GNSS data collection, according to the company. Its suite of RTK tools — Ultra RTK and RTK Extend — allow users to... Read more»

Tiny Zano Drone Takes Flight Posted on 15 Dec 2014 in the Video Spotlight & Videos categories.

Zano is a portable aerial photography and video platform designed for consumers that measures 65 x 65 millimeters and weighs 55 grams. Torquing Group, who is developing Zano with the... Read more»

Trimble Unveils Suite of GNSS Timing Products for LTE Market Posted on 15 Dec 2014 in the Latest News & LBS/Wireless & LBS/Wireless News & Product Showcase & Timing categories.

Trimble has introduced a new portfolio of time and frequency products to address the synchronization needs of the growing LTE small cell market. The products are designed for a wide range... Read more»