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Photo: Melanie Beus Defense takes center stage at GPS World Leadership Awards Ceremony
By Alan Cameron
An Air Force professor was honored for years of work exploring every PNT technology imaginable in conjunction with GPS; Rockwell Collins launched a new MicroSTRIKE multi-GNSS chip for military and professional applications, available globally on a non-ITAR basis; and Spirent Federal previewed its SimMNSA, a new M-code simulation option delivering to authorized customers by the end of the year.

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NEWS
U.S. Army photo by Spc. Javon Spence Orolia introduces SecureFind wearable combat search-and-rescue beacon
Orolia has introduced its latest military technology innovation, the SecureFind Combat Rescue Beacon, at the 2018 AUSA Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C.
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Photo: U.S. Army U.S. Army establishes new requirements for GPS receivers, PNT solutions
The U.S. Army is drafting new rules for the use of GPS receivers in weapon systems to combat spoofing and jamming attacks, as well as signal loss in GPS-denied environments. Get more details on this development.
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Photo: Hellenic Coast Guard Honeywell SAR technology to improve emergency response in Greece
Honeywell has signed an agreement with the Greek Ministry of Maritime Affairs and Insular Policy to upgrade Greece’s search-and-rescue operations using next-generation, satellite-based tracking technology.
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Photo: U.S. Army/Pvt. Austin Anyzeski Ravenswood gets contract for U.S. Army exercise tracking
Ravenswood Solutions has been awarded a $1.3 million contract to support the U.S. Army Joint Modernization Command during an exercise this fall at Fort Bliss, Texas, and White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico.
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Photo: DT Research DT Research’s newest tablet provides scientific-grade GNSS
DT Research has launched the DT372AP-TR rugged real-time kinematic (RTK) tablet, a lightweight military-grade tablet that offers RTK to enhance the precision of position data derived from satellite-based positioning systems.
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Photo: U.S. Army Enhanced Stinger missile counters enemy UAVs
The U.S. Army has completed qualification testing for a new proximity fuze that significantly enhances the combat-proven Stinger missile produced by Raytheon Company.
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VIDEO SPOTLIGHT
Photo: Allison Barwacz Spirent Federal Systems discusses upcoming release of SimMNSA at ION GNSS+ 2018
Spirent Federal Systems’ Tyson Gurney discusses the company’s upcoming release of SimMNSA at ION GNSS+ 2018 in Miami. Watch this video to learn more about the product.
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NEWS FROM GEOSPATIAL SOLUTIONS
Esri to monitor illegal activities in Argentine waterways
Argentina’s coast guard Prefectura Naval and Aeroterra S.A. have partnered to implement Esri’s ArcGIS platform for a real-time tracking system. Read more on the new system, dubbed Guardacostas Pro.
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Photo: GiroScience/Shutterstock.com Hurricane Florence impact revealed in Nearmap aerial imagery
Aerial mapping company Nearmap has flown and captured aerial imagery in the areas in North and South Carolina impacted by Hurricane Florence. Find out how the imagery is helping with cleanup and reconstruction efforts.
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Airbus, Orbital Insight partner on OneAtlas analytics platform
Europe-based Airbus Defence and Space has entered into a partnership with Orbital Insight, a U.S.-based geospatial analytics company, to build a suite of geospatial analytics services and tools.
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Photo: GiroScience/Shutterstock.com Esri cosponsors HACKtheMACHINE for U.S. Navy
Esri cosponsored HACKtheMACHINE, the United States Navy’s Digital Experience presented by the Naval Sea Systems Command, which took place Sept. 21–23 in Seattle. Learn more about the event.
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UPCOMING WEBINAR
Development Trends and Challenges for UAV Inspection Applications

Date: Thursday, Oct. 25
Time: 1 p.m. EDT / 10 a.m. PDT / 7 p.m. (1900h) Central European Time
Sponsor: Septentrio
Summary: As the UAV inspection industry continues to grow and evolve, so does the need for reliable and high-precision real-time positioning. This webinar will review innovative inspection latest applications from urban roof inspection workflows to BVLOS critical operations. It will discuss the different requirements and challenges on positioning technology for critical and commercial applications in urban and remote areas.
Speakers:
Gustavo Lopez, product manager, Septentrio; Emmanuel Previnaire, CEO & founder, Flying-Cam; Todd E. Humphreys, associate professor, University of Texas at Austin; Flavien Viguier, COO, Altametris; and John Laxson, VP of Software Innovation, Kespry

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