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SpaceX Falcon 9 Certified for GPS Launches Posted on 28 May 2015 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News categories.

The U.S. Air Force has certified SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket to launch military satellites, clearing the way for SpaceX to bid on launches of GPS III satellites. The Air Force... Read more»

DeepOcean Hires Fugro for Fleet Positioning Posted on 28 May 2015 in the Featured Stories & Latest News & Transportation categories.

Fugro has been awarded a contract by subsea contractor DeepOcean for the provision of precise satellite positioning for its fleet. The contract is valid for three years and also includes the... Read more»

MachineryGuide Offers Smartphone Guidance for Agriculture Posted on 28 May 2015 in the Latest News & Machine Control/Ag & Product Showcase categories.

MachineryGuide is a new GPS guidance system for Android that gives farmers the ability to use their smartphones for precision guidance. With the help of MachineryGuide, the cultivated area and... Read more»

New Expectations Accompany Galileo Viability Posted on 28 May 2015 in the GNSS & Opinions categories.

It is heartening to see a burgeoning constellation and its operators move on from doubt to certainty, as Galileo prepares for fuller operational capability and the expectations that scope elicits.... Read more»

Airbus Defence and Space Joins ESA BIC Bavaria as New Partner Posted on 27 May 2015 in the GNSS & Latest News categories.

ESA BIC Bavaria, part of the European Space Agency’s Business Incubation Centre (BIC) program, is poised to expand its presence in the aerospace hotbed Bavaria with the opening of another... Read more»

Federal Radionavigation Plan Touches on NDGPS, eLoran Posted on 27 May 2015 in the GNSS & Latest News categories.

News courtesy of CANSPACE Listserv The 2014 Federal Radionavigation Plan, just released from the U.S. Department of Transportation, touches on funding for the Nationwide Differential GPS and the use of... Read more»

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»