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Omnitracs Tracking Offers Enhanced Mobile Workforce Management Posted on 20 Aug 2014 in the Fleet Management & In-Vehicle Services & LBS/Wireless News & Personal Tracking & Road & Transportation News categories.

Omnitracs, LLC, a provider of fleet management solutions to transportation and logistics companies, is making available Omnitracs Tracking powered by Roadnet, a mobile workforce tracking application for smart devices. Omnitracs... Read more»

Galileo Satellites Encapsulated for Launch Posted on 19 Aug 2014 in the Aviation & Space & Featured Stories & Galileo & GNSS News & Government News & Latest News categories.

Europe’s latest Galileo satellites have been sealed within their launch fairing, atop the Fregat upper stage that will carry them into their final orbit on August 21, ushering in the system deployment... Read more»

Galileo Deployment Phase Overview Posted on 19 Aug 2014 in the Galileo & Video Spotlight & Videos categories.

This video by the European Space Agency recalls the success of Galileo’s in-orbit validation phase and explains what will be the mission of the fifth and sixth Galileo satellites, set... Read more»

JAVAD GNSS Introduces TRIUMPH-F1 UAV with Video Posted on 18 Aug 2014 in the Featured Stories & Latest News & Machine Control & Machine Control/AG News & Mobile Devices & OEM News & UAV/UAS/UGV categories.

JAVAD GNSS is introducing its new unmanned aerial vehicle with the dramatic flourish of a video showing the UAV in flight, accompanied by the “Also Sprach Zarathustra” theme from 2001:... Read more»

Motion Tracker for Industrial Applications Posted on 18 Aug 2014 in the Machine Control & Machine Control/AG News & OEM News & Product Showcase & UAV/UAS/UGV categories.

The MTi-G-700 by Xsens is a GPS-aided, IMU-enhanced GPS/INS that offers high-quality orientation and position. It makes use of sensory measurements from magnetometer, barometer, and a high-sensitivity GPS-L1 receiver to... Read more»

Transportation Department to Hold GPS Adjacent Band Compatibility Workshop Posted on 15 Aug 2014 in the GNSS News & Government News & GPS Modernization & Latest News & Transportation News categories.

The U.S. Department of Transportation is holding a “GPS Adjacent Band Compatibility Assessment Workshop” on September 18, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. Registration for the workshop is required, and... Read more»

Galileo Towards the Future Posted on 15 Aug 2014 in the Aviation & Space & Galileo & GNSS News & Government News & Video Spotlight & Videos categories.

The special significance of next Thursday’s launch for the Galileo system as a whole is highlighted in a new video by the European Space Agency, with an interview with Didier Faivre, Galileo... Read more»

Galileo Open Service ICD Released, Comments Sought Posted on 14 Aug 2014 in the Galileo & GNSS News & Latest News categories.

A new draft version of the Galileo Open Service Signal in Space Interface Control Document (OS SIS ICD), issue 1, revision 2, was published by the European Commission (EC) on June 30, and... Read more»