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INTERGEO in Stuttgart Looks to Mapping’s Future Posted on 04 Aug 2015 in the From the Magazine & Latest News categories.

GPS World staff will cover the 2015 INTERGEO Trade Show, being held Sept. 15–17 in Stuttgart, Germany. The show opens with keynote speeches by Chris Cappelli (Esri) on location platforms and Georg Gartner (Vienna University of... Read more»

Researchers to Test Water Drone for Bridge Inspections Posted on 03 Aug 2015 in the Latest News & UAV/UGV categories.

A research team at Florida Atlantic University’s (FAU) College of Engineering and Computer Science has received a $187,000 grant from the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) to develop autonomous waterborne... Read more»

Final GLONASS-M Satellite Passes Tests Posted on 03 Aug 2015 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News categories.

News courtesy of CANSPACE Listserv.   The last of the GLONASS-M satellites (serial number 61) has been built and has passed all acceptance tests, reports the July 20 issue of Sibirskii... Read more»

Topcon Partners with Ascending Technologies on UAS Posted on 03 Aug 2015 in the Latest News & UAV/UGV categories.

Topcon Positioning Group announces a worldwide distribution partnership with unmanned aerial system (UAS) provider Ascending Technologies. The agreement gives Topcon exclusivity for the global distribution of the AscTec Falcon 8 rotary-wing... Read more»

Possible Piece of Galileo Rocket Found on Florida Beach Posted on 03 Aug 2015 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News categories.

A metal object that may be a large piece of a Galileo rocket has been found on a Florida beach. The object appeared to bear the markings of the European Union’s Galileo... Read more»

JAVAD GrAnt Antenna Designed for High Performance Posted on 03 Aug 2015 in the Product Showcase & Survey categories.

The GrAnt by JAVAD GNSS is a versatile high-performance antenna. With J-shield — the JAVAD GNSS filter that protects GPS L1, Galileo L1 and GLONASS L1 bands — the GrAnt antenna can track... Read more»

Fitness Trackers Could Speed Soldiers’ Recovery Posted on 03 Aug 2015 in the Defense & Latest News categories.

Wearable fitness trackers such as FitBit could help military patients recover quicker, according to Col. Deydre Teyhen, an official with from the Defense Health Headquarter’s Office of the Surgeon General. The trackers could help patients with... Read more»

ION GNSS+: To Space and Beyond Posted on 03 Aug 2015 in the From the Magazine & Latest News categories.

ION GNSS+ 2015 is the 28th International Technical Meeting of the Institute of Navigation’s Satellite Division and the world’s largest technical meeting and showcase of GNSS technology, products and services and other sensors in today’s marketplace.... Read more»