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RUAG Space partners with MBRSC to provide satnav services

October 19th, 2021 by

RUAG Space has partnered with the UAE’s Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) to deliver them the latest generation of the GNSS navigation receivers for Low Earth Orbit, the so-called “LEORIX.”

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Thales Alenia Space, EUSPA sign first EGNOS contract

August 25th, 2021 by

Thales Alenia Space has signed its first contract with the EU Agency for Space Programme (EUSPA), to provide new capabilities to Europe’s EGNOS satellite navigation system.

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Xplore to develop cislunar navigation & timing service for USAF

August 24th, 2021 by

Xplore Inc., a commercial space company providing Space as a Service has announced a follow on contract with the U.S. Air Force, (USAF) to continue developing their positioning, navigation and timing (PNT) solution as a commercial service for cislunar space.

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ASECNA starts broadcasting SBAS signal on NIGCOMSAT-1R

September 13th, 2020 by

The Agency for Air Navigation Safety in Africa and Madagascar, ASECNA, has started broadcasting an SBAS (Satellite-Based Augmentation System) signal over the Africa and Indian Ocean (AFI) region, providing the first SBAS open service in this part of the world via NIGCOMSAT-1R.

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Qualcomm mobile chipset to support NavIC

January 21st, 2020 by

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has provided consultation for Qualcomm towards enabling NavIC capability in their Snapdragon mobile chipset platforms.

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Thales Alenia Space wins new EGNOS contract from ESA

December 5th, 2019 by

Thales Alenia Space announced that it has signed a new contract with the European Space Agency (ESA), on behalf of the European Commission, to upgrade Europe’s EGNOS satellite navigation system. Via this contract Thales Alenia Space will develop a new version of EGNOS (version V242B), incorporating new advanced functionalities.

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