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October 31, 2017
Underground Pipelines Among Transportation Systems Dependent on GPS

While it is understood that the internet, cell phones…

By Dee Ann Divis


October 12, 2017
Advisory Board Invites Ligado to the Podium

The nation’s leading satellite navigation experts have invited Ligado…

By Dee Ann Divis


September 19, 2017
GPS III Contest At Hand But Context has Shifted Sharply

After several years of shifting plans the competition to…

By Dee Ann Divis


September 18, 2017
FAA’s NextGen Largely On Track, Says GAO; Privatization Stalls

Improvements to the nation’s air traffic control system, including…

By Dee Ann Divis


August 30, 2017
Combined Spending Bill Unlikely to Impact GPS but Federal Shutdown Possible

The old quip about limitations refers to cramming 10…

By Dee Ann Divis


August 16, 2017
Air Force Weighs Shorter Lived GPS Satellites

The U. S. Air Force is weighing shortening the…

By Dee Ann Divis


July 31, 2017
OCX Delayed Again as Development Jumps to $6 Billion

The development cost for the new GPS ground system…

By Dee Ann Divis


July 28, 2017
GPS Funding Comes with Strong Support — and Strings Attached

Federal budgeteers have made clear their support for satellite…

By Dee Ann Divis


July 17, 2017
GPS Official: Expect One Follow-on GPS III Contractor, Tech Insertion Points

The U.S. Air Force will hold a full and…

By Dee Ann Divis


July 17, 2017
GPS Expert Scott Pace Named to National Space Council

Scott Pace, a grand master of space policy with…

By Dee Ann Divis


July 11, 2017
Expert GPS Panel: New Ligado Plan Still Harms GPS

The nation’s leading GPS experts said in a newly…

By Dee Ann Divis


July 5, 2017
Rockwell Collins Fulfills GPS M-Code receiver order for Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center

The M-Code receiver operates using a more powerful signal,…

By Dee Ann Divis


June 15, 2017
White House Boosts GPS Budget, GPS III Procurement Decision Still Pending

Maj. Gen. Roger Teague, the director of space programs…

By Dee Ann Divis


May 31, 2017
Ligado Focuses on Unmanned Sector in Push for Terrestrial Network

The Virginia firm that had been hoping to use…

By Dee Ann Divis