About GPS World staff

rss feed Email

GPS World covers all aspects of the GPS and GNSS industry for our readers. To submit news, please send your release to gpsworld@gpsworld.com.

Posts by GPS World staff

Tersus GNSS launches Precis-BX306 RTK board Posted on 10 Apr 2017 in the Latest News & OEM & Product Showcase & UAV/UGV categories.

Tersus GNSS Inc., a GNSS real-time kinematic (RTK) manufacturing company, has launched its new GNSS RTK board, the Precis-BX306. The launch of Precis-BX306 aims at facilitating the applications that need centimeter... Read more»

Japan readies second Michibiki satellite for QZSS Posted on 10 Apr 2017 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News categories.

The second satellite in the Japanese Quasi-Zenith Satellite System (QZSS) is scheduled for launch in June. QZSS will be a satellite augmentation system for GPS in the region of Japan.... Read more»

Russia commissions GLONASS station in Nicaragua Posted on 07 Apr 2017 in the GNSS & Latest News categories.

On April 6, Russia commissioned a new GLONASS ground station in Managua, Nicaragua — its first in Central America. The station was created under a Jan. 26, 2012, agreement between the two countries... Read more»

Sierra Wireless turns to Skyworks for IoT, M2M Posted on 07 Apr 2017 in the Mobile categories.

Sierra Wireless is leveraging a broad suite of 3G/4G connectivity solutions from Skyworks Solutions to power its AirPrime HL Series of wireless modules targeting machine-to-machine (M2M) and device-to-cloud applications, according to Skyworks.... Read more»

Leica Zeno GG04 smart antenna increases access to GIS Posted on 07 Apr 2017 in the Latest News & Mapping & Survey categories.

Leica Geosystems has introduced the Leica Zeno GG04 smart antenna, enabling a flexible solution to improve mobile devices’ GNSS accuracy with real-time kinematic (RTK) and precise point positioning (PPP). Paired with the... Read more»

Trimble introduces compact GNSS sensor for system integrators Posted on 07 Apr 2017 in the Latest News & Machine Control/Ag & Transportation categories.

Trimble has introduced the ABX-Two OEM GNSS sensor, which delivers precise heading, pitch, roll and 3D positioning information. With two internal MB-Two modules, the ABX-Two offers a third antenna option that... Read more»

Galileo search-and-rescue service officially launched Posted on 06 Apr 2017 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News & Mobile categories.

The Galileo Search And Rescue (SAR) service, made possible by the Galileo satellite constellation, is now active. Galileo SAR is Europe’s contribution to the COSPAS-SARSAT network, a distress alert detection... Read more»

NovAtel releases Oceanix Nearshore correction service for marine applications Posted on 04 Apr 2017 in the Featured Stories & Latest News & Survey categories.

NovAtel, the OEM supplier of high-precision GNSS positioning technology, unveiled its Oceanix Nearshore correction service at the Ocean Business show in Southampton, U.K. Oceanix Nearshore, a subscription-based GNSS correction service for Precise... Read more»