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Trimble Releases Software for Real-Time Construction Equipment Inspection Posted on 22 Aug 2014 in the Construction & Survey News categories.

Trimble has announced three new asset inspection software solutions for heavy civil contractors—Trimble Inspector, Trimble Inspector Pro and Trimble Asset Manager. Trimble Inspector is a free mobile app that allows equipment... Read more»

Grant Available to Promote EGNOS for Aviation Posted on 22 Aug 2014 in the Augmentation & Assistance & Aviation & Aviation & Space & GNSS News & Government News & Latest News & OEM News & Transportation News categories.

The European GNSS Agency (GSA) has launched a call for proposals to foster further EGNOS adoption in the European civil aviation sector. The grant aims to support projects that enable... Read more»

QZSS May Expand to Meet Japan’s Surveillance Needs Posted on 22 Aug 2014 in the Augmentation & Assistance & GNSS News & Latest News categories.

The Japan News is reporting that the Japanese Committee on the National Space Policy has compiled a draft proposal that includes increasing the number of quasi-zenith satellites (QZSS), Japan’s satellite navigation... Read more»

Galileo Launch Successful, Satellites Deployed Posted on 22 Aug 2014 in the Aviation & Space & Galileo & GNSS News & Government News & Latest News categories.

Soyuz Flight VS09, carrying Europe’s fifth and sixth Galileo satellites, lifted off from Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, today (August 22, 12:27:11 UTC/14:27:11 CEST.) All the stages of the... Read more»

Update: Galileo Launch Rescheduled for Friday Posted on 21 Aug 2014 in the Galileo & GNSS News & Latest News categories.

UPDATE: The next launch attempt for Soyuz VS09 with Europe’s fifth and sixth Galileo satellites is Friday, August 22, at 12:27 GMT, 14:27 CEST. Arianespace had decided to postpone the launch of Soyuz flight... Read more»

Omnitracs Tracking Offers Enhanced Mobile Workforce Management Posted on 20 Aug 2014 in the Fleet Management & In-Vehicle Services & LBS/Wireless News & Personal Tracking & Road & Transportation News categories.

Omnitracs, LLC, a provider of fleet management solutions to transportation and logistics companies, is making available Omnitracs Tracking powered by Roadnet, a mobile workforce tracking application for smart devices. Omnitracs... Read more»

Galileo Satellites Encapsulated for Launch Posted on 19 Aug 2014 in the Aviation & Space & Galileo & GNSS News & Government News & Latest News categories.

UDPATE: After a one-day postponement, The fifth and sixth Galileo satellites were successfully launched and deployed. UPDATE: Arianespace has decided to postpone the launch of Soyuz flight VS09 carrying Europe’s fifth... Read more»

Galileo Deployment Phase Overview Posted on 19 Aug 2014 in the Galileo & Video Spotlight & Videos categories.

This video by the European Space Agency recalls the success of Galileo’s in-orbit validation phase and explains what will be the mission of the fifth and sixth Galileo satellites, set... Read more»