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Research: Accelerating GNSS software receivers Posted on 16 Nov 2016 in the From the Magazine & GNSS categories.

By Carles Fernandez–Prades, Javier Arribas and Pau Closas, Centre Tecnologic de Telecomunicacions de Catalunya, Spain. Presented at ION GNSS+, September 2016. This paper addresses both the efficiency and the portability... Read more»

4 Galileos a ‘go’ for Thursday launch Posted on 15 Nov 2016 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News categories.

This week’s Arianespace flight with four European Galileo navigation system spacecraft has been approved for a morning liftoff on Nov. 17 following the launch readiness review held Monday at the Spaceport... Read more»

Arianespace ready to roll out 4-satellite launcher for Galileo Posted on 14 Nov 2016 in the GNSS & Latest News categories.

Arianespace has entered the final phase of preparations for its next Ariane 5 launch — the company’s first heavy-lift mission to orbit satellites for Europe’s Galileo navigation constellation. During activity in... Read more»

Roscosmos could launch up to 4 replacement GLONASS in 2017 Posted on 14 Nov 2016 in the GNSS & Latest News categories.

Russia’s Roscosmos space agency could launch up to four GLONASS navigation satellites in 2017, reports sputniknews.com. The satellites will be launched only to replace malfunctioning satellites if necessary, according to Deputy Director... Read more»

China launches pulsar navigation satellite Posted on 14 Nov 2016 in the GNSS & Latest News categories.

China has successfully launched a navigation satellite that will conduct in-orbit experiments using pulsar detectors to demonstrate new technologies, reports The Indian Express. The X-ray pulsar navigation satellite XPNAV-1 was... Read more»

DJI offers large drone Matrice 600 Pro Posted on 14 Nov 2016 in the Latest News & Product Showcase & UAV/UGV categories.

DJI has updated the capabilities of its largest drone series by introducing the Matrice 600 Pro, which offers improved flight performance, a more powerful battery charging system and better loading capacity for... Read more»

Trimble introduces construction technology for small site and utility contractors Posted on 11 Nov 2016 in the Survey categories.

Trimble is offering office software, site positioning and machine control solutions designed for site and utility contractors and owner/operators. These solutions offer small to mid-sized contractors a reliable, flexible and... Read more»

Harxon offers new waterproof helical GNSS antenna Posted on 11 Nov 2016 in the Latest News & OEM & Product Showcase categories.

Harxon has released its next-generation triple-frequency Helix Antenna HX-CH7603A, which has excellent performance and high efficiency in a compact form factor, the company said. Harxon’s new-design helical antenna HX-CH7603A is capable... Read more»