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The Business: Spirent’s SimSAFE Fights Signal Vulnerability Posted on 01 Mar 2014 in the OEM News & Simulators & Tools & Survey News & The Business categories.

Spirent’s SimSAFE Fights Signal Vulnerability By Tracy Cozzens Spirent Communications now offers SimSAFE, a software solution that simulates legitimate GNSS constellations along with spoofed or hoax signals to evaluate receiver... Read more»

The System: Galileo Accomplishes In-Orbit Validation Posted on 01 Mar 2014 in the Galileo & GLONASS & GPS Modernization & The System categories.

Galileo Accomplishes In-Orbit Validation Nucleus of Four Now Operational: It “Works, and Works Well” The European Space Agency (ESA) announced fulfillment of the in-orbit validation (IOV) of Galileo on February... Read more»

Recording and Replay for Multiple Constellations and Frequency Bands Posted on 01 Mar 2014 in the From the Magazine & Simulators & Tools categories.

The design and verification of a new class of portable wideband record-and-playback system considers the relative merits and limitations of both simulator and record/replay approaches. The authors also discuss the benefits of the different test approaches to the development and characterization of various GNSS receiver types. Read more»

SBAS Working Group Looks to Galileo for Aircraft Guidance, Defines L5 Posted on 28 Feb 2014 in the Augmentation & Assistance & Aviation & Aviation & Space & Featured Stories & Galileo & GNSS News & Government News & Latest News & Transportation News categories.

Plans to harness Galileo and other satnav systems for next-generation satellite augmentation systems for aviation and other high-performance uses took a significant step forward at the latest gathering of worldwide... Read more»

GeoLearn with Geospatial Online Learning Opens Its Doors Posted on 28 Feb 2014 in the Mapping & Survey News & Surveying categories.

GeoLearn, a start-up devoted to servicing the geospatial industry with online learning and continuing education credits, has launched its website and training portal with an initial catalog of 22 one-hour-long... Read more»

Carlson Software’s MINI2 Offers Land Surveyors Performance in a Compact Size Posted on 26 Feb 2014 in the Latest News & OEM News & Survey & Survey News & Surveying categories.

Carlson Software’s newest data collector, the Carlson MINI2, packs a punch for its compact size. The new handheld computer is taking the place of its predecessor, the Carlson MINI. With... Read more»

GNSS Receiver from Galileo Satellite Navigation Now on Cadence Core Posted on 25 Feb 2014 in the Latest News & Mobile Devices & OEM News categories.

A software-based GNSS receiver is now available on Tensilica ConnX DSP IP cores, according to an announcement by Cadence Design Systems and Galileo Satellite Navigation, Ltd. (GSN), a developer of... Read more»

Airbus Helicopters Selects Honeywell Navigation System Posted on 25 Feb 2014 in the Aviation & Aviation & Space & Defense News & Latest News & Transportation News categories.

Honeywell Aerospace’s LASEREF VI navigation system has been selected by Airbus Helicopters for its light helicopter platforms, the EC145 T2 and EC645 T2 family. The LASEREF inertial reference unit (IRU)... Read more»