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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


May 27, 2017
EU eLoran Efforts Sharpen while U.S. Requirements Study Continues

Though the United States has been working on a…

By Dee Ann Divis


May 16, 2017
Outlook for Civil GNSS Budget: Overcast with a Chance of Cuts

Though civilian GNSS activities fared reasonably well in the…

By Dee Ann Divis


April 17, 2017
Europe’s GNSS Receiver Standard Nears Approval

European Union (EU) member countries are close to adopting…

By Dee Ann Divis


April 1, 2017
Ligado Test Results Roll In

Figures and Charts The GPS community and Virginia-based Ligado…

By Dee Ann Divis


March 30, 2017
GPS Budget Outlook Appears Solid

With two federal budgets in play simultaneously, defense spending…

By Dee Ann Divis


March 15, 2017
Location Privacy Poised to Take a Hit

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai. Photo source: Wikimedia Commons. The…

By Dee Ann Divis


February 28, 2017
Deadline Nears on GPS Receiver Testing Opportunity Against Live-Sky Spoofing

Photo source: Wikimedia Commons. GPS receiver manufacturers have until…

By Dee Ann Divis