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Report GPS timing issues to NAVCEN Posted on 26 Jan 2016 in the GNSS & Latest News categories.

GPS timing issues have been reported from some user communities to the U.S. Coast Guard Navigation Center (NAVCEN) over the last 12 hours, according to an email sent by Rick... Read more»

Advanced Navigation releases GNSS/INS post-processing software Posted on 25 Jan 2016 in the Latest News & Survey categories.

Advanced Navigation has released its GNSS/INS post processing software Kinematica. Kinematica is designed to be an easy-to-use GNSS/INS post-processing software that allows users to process raw GNSS and inertial data... Read more»

FAA hits 3,000 exemptions, 300,000 registrations for UAVs Posted on 25 Jan 2016 in the Latest News & UAV/UGV categories.

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has awarded more than  3,000 Section 333 Exemption Grants to allow individuals, businesses, non-profits and governmental agencies to fly drones. FAA Section 333 exemption grants allow unmanned... Read more»

Aerial delivery without GPS can aid troops, relief operations Posted on 25 Jan 2016 in the Defense & Latest News & Mapping & Videos categories.

The U.S. Army’s Joint Precision Airdrop System (JPADS) has developed a new capability with a navigation alternative to GPS. Read more»

US Coast Guard issues GPS jamming alert Posted on 23 Jan 2016 in the GNSS & Latest News & Transportation categories.

The U.S. Coast Guard issued a safety alert on Jan. 16, warning mariners of the potential detrimental impact to navigation caused by GPS interference or jamming. The warning emphasizes the... Read more»

Last Block IIF to replace oldest GPS satellite Posted on 22 Jan 2016 in the GNSS & Latest News categories.

On Feb. 3, the Air Force plans to launch the 12th, and last, satellite in the Block IIF series of modernized GPS spacecraft. The Air Force has produced 12 IIF satellites, featuring... Read more»

Eos Positioning announces RTK NTRIP app for Android Posted on 21 Jan 2016 in the Latest News & Mapping & Survey categories.

Eos Positioning Systems has introduced a comprehensive RTK NTRIP app for Android that works with its Arrow line of RTK GNSS receivers. An Arrow GNSS receiver combined with the NTRIP... Read more»

Antenova offers flexible antennas for positioning Posted on 20 Jan 2016 in the Latest News & OEM & Product Showcase categories.

Antenova Ltd., manufacturer of antennas and RF antenna modules for machine-to-machine (M2M) and the Internet of Things, is adding two new positioning antennas to its range of flexible FPC antennas.... Read more»