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DroneDeploy integrates with agX on UAV mapping flights Posted on 11 Apr 2017 in the Latest News & Mapping & UAV/UGV categories.

DroneDeploy, a cloud software platform for commercial drones, is integrating with agX to help growers more easily capture field maps and analyze aerial data. agX users can now share field... Read more»

European satnav competition open for submissions Posted on 10 Apr 2017 in the Featured Stories & Latest News & Mobile & OEM & Survey & Transportation & UAV/UGV categories.

The European Satellite Navigation Competition (ESNC) — the largest international competition for the commercial use of satellite navigation — is once again in search of outstanding ideas and business models... Read more»

AUVSI Xponential co-located with civilian UAV workshop Posted on 10 Apr 2017 in the Latest News & UAV/UGV categories.

A co-located event focused on unmanned aircraft will take place during AUVSI Xponential 2017, which will be held May 8-11 in Dallas. AUVSI, the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International, is joining... Read more»

Tersus GNSS launches Precis-BX306 RTK board Posted on 10 Apr 2017 in the Latest News & OEM & Product Showcase & UAV/UGV categories.

Tersus GNSS Inc., a GNSS real-time kinematic (RTK) manufacturing company, has launched its new GNSS RTK board, the Precis-BX306. The launch of Precis-BX306 aims at facilitating the applications that need centimeter... Read more»

Japan readies second Michibiki satellite for QZSS Posted on 10 Apr 2017 in the Featured Stories & GNSS & Latest News categories.

The second satellite in the Japanese Quasi-Zenith Satellite System (QZSS) is scheduled for launch in June. QZSS will be a satellite augmentation system for GPS in the region of Japan.... Read more»

Russia commissions GLONASS station in Nicaragua Posted on 07 Apr 2017 in the GNSS & Latest News categories.

On April 6, Russia commissioned a new GLONASS ground station in Managua, Nicaragua — its first in Central America. The station was created under a Jan. 26, 2012, agreement between the two countries... Read more»

Sierra Wireless turns to Skyworks for IoT, M2M Posted on 07 Apr 2017 in the Mobile categories.

Sierra Wireless is leveraging a broad suite of 3G/4G connectivity solutions from Skyworks Solutions to power its AirPrime HL Series of wireless modules targeting machine-to-machine (M2M) and device-to-cloud applications, according to Skyworks.... Read more»

Leica Zeno GG04 smart antenna increases access to GIS Posted on 07 Apr 2017 in the Latest News & Mapping & Survey categories.

Leica Geosystems has introduced the Leica Zeno GG04 smart antenna, enabling a flexible solution to improve mobile devices’ GNSS accuracy with real-time kinematic (RTK) and precise point positioning (PPP). Paired with the... Read more»