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Expert Advice: Product Testing: Simulation and Beyond Posted on 01 May 2013 in the Expert Advice & Leadership Talks & OEM Opinions & Simulators & Tools categories.

By Pierre Nemry and Jean-Marie Sleewaegen, Septentrio Satellite Navigation Today’s customers ask for high-accuracy positioning everywhere, even in the most demanding environments. The time is long gone that the only... Read more»

The Search Is on for a New Galileo Master Posted on 29 Apr 2013 in the Galileo & GNSS News & Latest News & OEM News categories.

The 2013 European Satellite Navigation Competition is under way. The top prize will be granted the title of Galileo Master. For the tenth time, the annual competition is looking for... Read more»

New EGNOS Open Service Definition Released Posted on 29 Apr 2013 in the Augmentation & Assistance & GNSS News & Government News & Latest News & OEM News & Survey News categories.

The European Commission has released version 2.0 of the EGNOS Open Service Definition Document (SDD), according to the European GNSS Agency. The revised document reflects recent improvements in EGNOS geographic... Read more»

GPSTrackIt’s Driver Key Fob Aid in Timekeeping, Driver Accountability Posted on 29 Apr 2013 in the Fleet Management & Latest News & Transportation News categories.

A small device the size of a flash drive brings a new level of accountability to fleet drivers, providing a tool for timekeeping that will help the back office by... Read more»

Russia Launches GLONASS-M Satellite Posted on 29 Apr 2013 in the GLONASS & GNSS News & Latest News categories.

News courtesy of CANSPACE listserv. GLONASS-M satellite No. 47 was launched from the Plestesk Cosmodrome on April 26 at 05:23:41 UTC by a Soyuz 2-1b rocket. “At 12.55 [08:55 UTC]... Read more»

Galileo Now Tells UTC Time Posted on 25 Apr 2013 in the Aviation & Space & Galileo & GNSS News & Government News & Latest News & LBS/Wireless News & Timing categories.

Europe’s four Galileo satellites are now working as clocks accurate to a few billionths of a second, disseminating the exact time through their signals expressed as the UTC Universal Coordinated... Read more»

Hemisphere GPS Moves Calgary Office Posted on 25 Apr 2013 in the Machine Control/AG News & OEM News & Precision Ag & Survey News categories.

The Hemisphere GPS Calgary office is relocating to a new address, effective May 8. As of that date, the location on 9th Street will be replaced by this address: 150... Read more»

GNSS PPP Workshop Early Registration Extended to May 3 Posted on 25 Apr 2013 in the Algorithms & Methods & GNSS News & Latest News categories.

The International Association of Geodesy, Natural Resources Canada, the International GNSS Service, and York University will be hosting GNSS Precise Point Positioning: Reaching Full Potential in Ottawa, Canada, June 12-14,... Read more»