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Combined orbital Galileo-GPS position fix achieved aboard ISS

July 3rd, 2018 by

A combined Galileo-GPS positioning fix has been achieved in space – aboard the International Space Station – through an ESA-NASA collaboration.

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IAI, Honeywell Aerospace sign MoU for GPS anti-jam system

July 18th, 2017 by

An advance GPS anti-jam navigation system is to be jointly developed and manufactured by Israel Aerospace Industries and Honeywell Aerospace, the companies announced.

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Another upgrade for EGNOS

June 6th, 2017 by

ESA has signed a contract with Thales Alenia Space for an upgrade of Europe’s EGNOS satellite navigation augmentation system.

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Galileo Initial Services: first quarter service performance

June 5th, 2017 by

The European GNSS Agency, GSA, through its GNSS Service Centre, has published the first of its regular quarterly performance reports on Galileo. This ‘European GNSS (Galileo) Initial Services Open Service’ report, now available online, covers the first three months of 2017.

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Aurora does not affect GNSS as expected

March 13th, 2017 by

Researchers at the University of Bath have gained new insights into the mechanisms of the Northern Lights, providing an opportunity to develop better satellite technology that can negate outages caused by this natural phenomenon.

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Geoscience Australia, LM begin research project for SBAS system

February 13th, 2017 by

Geoscience Australia, an agency of the Commonwealth of Australia, and Lockheed Martin have entered into a collaborative research project to show how augmenting signals from multiple GNSS constellations can enhance positioning, navigation, and timing for a range of applications.

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