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Harris displays RangeVue UAS detect-and-avoid system at Xponential 2017

May 10, 2017By

Harris Corporation’s James Cieplak discusses the company’s RangeVue UAS detect-and-avoid system and how it works at AUVSI’s Xponential 2017 in Dallas. read more

SpaceX launches first batch of Iridium NEXT satellites

January 17, 2017By

Iridium Communications Inc. has successfully launched its first 10 Iridium NEXT satellites, which will support real-time automatic dependent surveillance broadcast (ADS-B) operations in oceanic regions. Iridium NEXT is the company’s next-generation satellite constellation, replacing and enhancing its existing network of low-Earth orbit satellites spanning the entire globe — the largest commercial satellite constellation in space. The satellites were delivered into low-Earth orbit an hour after... read more

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Harris delivers first OCX receiver

September 28, 2016By

Harris Corporation delivered the first of 34 modernized receivers to support the GPS Next-Generation Operational Control System (OCX). They will receive the signals sent by the current GPS satellite constellation plus the new signals sent by the next generation GPS III – 13 military and civilian signals in all. The receiver was shipped to the prime contractor, Raytheon Company, in... read more

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Harris, Esri partner to modernize foundational data production

May 17, 2016By

Esri and Harris Corporation are embarking on a broad strategic relationship to develop modernized foundation GEOINT data production, apps and tools within a WebGIS environment, for federal agencies. The partnership will advance the state-of-the-art in automated GEOINT (geointelligence) production methods leveraging commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS)-based solutions. The collaborative effort will help programs across multiple security domains to meet the expected surge of commercial... read more

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GPS World 2015 Leadership Award dinner boasts visions for the future

December 16, 2015By

GPS World‘s Leadership Awards were presented during a sponsored ceremony and dinner at ION GNSS+ 2015 in September in Tampa. The awards recognize significant recent achievement in four fields of position, navigation and timing: satellites, signals, services and products. Nominations came from a group of industry executives and the magazine’s Editorial Advisory Board. Votes were cast by a slightly larger... read more

Rockwell to Provide Secure GPS Receivers for Harris Tactical Radios

March 18, 2015By

Rockwell Collins has signed a contract to provide its MicroGRAM GPS receivers for Harris Corporation’s tactical radios, bringing secure, jam-resistant GPS capability to products such as the Falcon III AN/PRC-158 and AN/PRC-117G. The contract, which represents the largest annual purchase of MicroGRAM, calls for Rockwell Collins to provide 5,000 GPS receivers to Harris over the next three years. Deliveries began... read more

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