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Spirent helps civil aviation industry respond to GNSS interference threats Posted on 26 May 2017 in the Featured Stories & Latest News & OEM categories.

Spirent Communications plc is offering a solution that enables the civil aviation industry to evaluate the growing threat of GNSS interference, jamming and spoofing. The new GSS200D Interference Detector was... Read more»

Hydrographic surveys to improve maritime safety in Papua New Guinea Posted on 25 May 2017 in the Latest News & Mapping & Survey categories.

Fugro has been awarded six contracts by the National Maritime Safety Authority (NMSA) of Papua New Guinea. The hydrographic survey packages are expected to contribute to capacity development in the... Read more»

First Galileo open service performance report published Posted on 25 May 2017 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News categories.

The European GNSS Agency (GSA) has published its first Galileo Open Service quarterly performance report. The report, which covers the first three months of 2017, is available online in the... Read more»

Swift Navigation releases firmware 1.1 upgrade for Piksi Multi Posted on 25 May 2017 in the Latest News & OEM categories.

Swift Navigation has released its first major firmware upgrade for its flagship product, the Piksi Multi GNSS module. The upgrade is available at no cost to Piksi Multi users and expands on... Read more»

Oscilloquartz unveils dual-antenna GNSS SyncReach for small cells Posted on 25 May 2017 in the Latest News & Mobile & Product Showcase categories.

Oscilloquartz has launched the OSA 5405 SyncReach, an integrated PTP grandmaster and GNSS receiver with a patent-pending dual antenna and receiver to enable the mass roll out of small cells.... Read more»

Aeroscout launches UAV helicopter for high-altitude flight Posted on 25 May 2017 in the Featured Stories & Latest News & UAV/UGV categories.

Swiss-based Aeroscout, a long-term partner of lidar manufacturer Riegl, has unveiled the Scout B-330 UAV helicopter. The Scout B-330 is built with a payload capacity of up to 50 kg. (110 lbs), flight endurance of... Read more»

Rockwell Collins and QinetiQ join on next-generation GNSS receivers Posted on 25 May 2017 in the Defense & Featured Stories & Latest News & OEM categories.

Rockwell Collins and QinetiQ have signed a global alliance agreement to collaborate on the development of next-generation, multi-constellation open-service and secure GNSS receivers. The effort will support the mission needs... Read more»

Google updates progress on Android GNSS measurements Posted on 24 May 2017 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News & Mobile categories.

Nearly a year ago, Google debuted GPS measurements in Android. “Since then, we’ve made a lot of progress,” Steve Malkos, Google technical program manager, told GPS World. Frank van Diggelen and... Read more»