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Synergies between Europe’s Rail and SatNav Programs Can Make Rail Travel Affordable Posted on 28 Mar 2014 in the Galileo & Latest News & Rail & Transportation & Uncategorized categories.

Cost-effective synergies between the European Rail Traffic Management System (ERTMS) and satellite technologies such as Galileo can make rail transport more efficient and reliable, agreed European authorities in February at... Read more»

Galileo Countdown to 10 by Year’s End Posted on 26 Mar 2014 in the Uncategorized categories.

Signs Point Toward Early Services in December, If ESA Delivers A February conference on the European Union’s space policy in Brussels sought to set a course for 2020 and close... Read more»

Downstream Dialog, Tests in Europe Posted on 26 Mar 2014 in the Galileo & The System categories.

With Galileo services set to take effect in December, the two European entities charged with the program are engaging manufacturers — the European Space Agency (ESA) in consumer markets, and... Read more»

Galileo Product Showcase Posted on 26 Mar 2014 in the Galileo & Product Showcase categories.

System Design & Test Galileo Testbed Over the past few years, GATE has become well known for being a top-level Galileo test and development range worldwide. It is operated by... Read more»

Applied EM Offers Anti-Jam Antenna Posted on 26 Mar 2014 in the Aviation & Aviation & Space & Aviation & Space & Defense News & Government News & Product Showcase & Security & Surveillance & Transportation News categories.

Applied EM’s anti-jam GPS antenna, AJGPS045, has achieved a four-channel Controlled Radiation Pattern Antenna (CRPA) in a very small size, weight and power (SWAP) particularly suitable for airborne platforms. Its... Read more»

General Dynamics Awarded $26M for GPS III Communications Posted on 25 Mar 2014 in the Featured Stories & GNSS News & GPS Modernization & Latest News categories.

General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics, has been awarded a $26 million contract from Lockheed Martin to support the U.S. Air Force GPS III  Network... Read more»

EGNOS Satellite Launched Successfully Posted on 25 Mar 2014 in the Augmentation & Assistance & Aviation & Space & GNSS News & Government News & Latest News categories.

The satellite ASTRA 5B, which will become part of the European Commission’s European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service (EGNOS), launched successfully after a one-day delay. It lifted off on March 22 aboard... Read more»

PeopleNet Launches Fleet Solutions for Energy Services Suite Posted on 24 Mar 2014 in the Fleet Management & In-Vehicle Services & Latest News & LBS/Wireless News categories.

PeopleNet, a Trimble company and provider of fleet mobility technology that optimizes performance and decision-making management, has launched a mapping and navigation solution for its Energy Services suite, serving U.S.... Read more»