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GPS anti-jam technology on board Schiebel UAS ensures mission success Posted on 26 May 2016 in the Defense & Featured Stories & Latest News & UAV/UGV categories.

NovAtel’s compact GAJT anti-jam antenna is now on-board Schiebel’s Camcopter S-100 unmanned air system (UAS). The Vienna-based manufacturer Schiebel is focused on the development, testing and production of the Camcopter... Read more»

Septentrio expands in Europe by signing new partnership with Innovelec Posted on 24 May 2016 in the Latest News & UAV/UGV categories.

Septentrio, a designer and manufacturer of GNSS solutions, has selected Innovelec as an authorized partner for GNSS positioning solutions in the United Kingdom and Europe. The new partnership will enable Septentrio’s... Read more»

Air Force jam-proof reference system ready to support testing Posted on 24 May 2016 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News categories.

The U.S. Air Force 746th Test Squadron has declared Initial Operational Capability (IOC) for its new truth reference, the Ultra High-Accuracy Reference System (UHARS), which employs LocataLite transceivers. Even when GPS is... Read more»

AF Space Command holds wargame focused on resilience Posted on 24 May 2016 in the Defense & Latest News categories.

Air Force Space Command began its 10th Schriever Wargame May 19 at Maxwell AFB, Montgomery, Ala. The Schriever Wargame (SW 16), set in the year 2026, explores critical space issues and investigates the... Read more»

14 Galileo satellites now in orbit Posted on 24 May 2016 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News categories.

The Galileo satellite navigation system that will help Europe find its way in the 21st century now has 14 satellites in orbit after today’s double launch. Galileos 13 and 14... Read more»

Iridium launches alternative GPS PNT service Posted on 23 May 2016 in the GNSS & Latest News categories.

Iridium Communications Inc. has introduced its Satellite Time and Location (STL) service, an alternative or complement to traditional indoor and outdoor location-based technologies, and declared it ready for use. STL’s position, navigation and... Read more»

European migrant crisis spurs UAS maritime surveillance testing Posted on 23 May 2016 in the Featured Stories & Latest News & UAV/UGV categories.

Maritime operations have been brought into focus in Europe by the unprecedented migrant crisis. As part of the response to this crisis, the EU border patrol agency Frontex is in the... Read more»

Galileo 13 and 14 satellites ready for Tuesday launch Posted on 23 May 2016 in the GNSS & Latest News categories.

Galileos 13 and 14 are scheduled to lift off at 08:48:43 GMT (05:48:43 local time, 10:48:43 CEST) on May 24 from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana atop a Soyuz launcher.... Read more»