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February 8, 2021
Carpe Signum: Seize the Signal

Innovative features of cellular fifth-generation (5G) signals enable the wireless system to play a major role in autonomous technologies. Test results of a…

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February 8, 2021
GEODE Project Will Develop Galileo Military User Equipment

Development of military Galileo user equipment (MGUE, a new variant) got underway on February 8 with the kick-0ff meeting in Brussels of the…

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February 5, 2021
Galileo Satellite Contract Award Suspended in Mid-Air

The European Court of Justice in Luxembourg suspended the signing of the €1.47 billion Galileo contracts with Thales Alenia Space and Airbus Defence…

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February 5, 2021
Trimble GNSS/Inertial Gets Behind the Wheel for Autonomous Racing

An international autonomous racing series with electric-powered vehicles will use Trimble’s Applanix POS LVX GNSS-inertial systems in all of its next-generation autonomous race…

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February 4, 2021
China Releases 4 New BDS Technical Standards

China has released four national technical standards for the BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS), according to the China Satellite Navigation Office, for fields…

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February 4, 2021
Supercorrelation Plus 3D Mapping-Aided GNSS

Inertially-aided extended coherent integration makes a GNSS receiver more sensitive to directly received signals than to reflected signals whenever the receiver is moving….

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February 3, 2021
Expert Perspective on the DoT’s “Complementary PNT and GPS Backup Technologies Demonstration Report”

By Logan Scott The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DoT’s) “Complementary PNT and GPS Backup Technologies Demonstration Report” released this January has some excellent…

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February 1, 2021
Galileo Performance Workshop, Open to All GNSS Users, Will Measure System Data and Signal Quality

On March 3 a Galileo Performance Workshop, open to anyone interested in GNSS and led by the European GNSS Agency (GSA), will offer…

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January 29, 2021
GNSS Interference Detection Passes Airport Tests, Ready for Commercialization

A monitoring system developed through a European Space Agency (ESA)-backed project detects interference with satellite navigation signals in use at strategic or safety-critical…

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January 28, 2021
Royal Institute of Navigation, European Navigation Conferences on GNSS, PNT Co-Locate Virtually in November

The European Navigation Conference and the Royal Institute of Navigation’s (RIN’s) International Navigation Conference are one and the same in 2021. They convene…

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January 27, 2021
Integrated Cellular and GNSS SiP in Miniature Form for Asset Tracking, Wearable and Healthcare Applications

u-blox announced the ALEX-R5, a miniature cellular module that integrates low-power wide-area (LPWA) connectivity and GNSS technology into an ultra-small system-in-package (SiP) form…

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January 26, 2021
LEO PNT Performance Report: STL

Alternative PNT from low-Earth orbit (LEO) satellites is being developed or proposed by various entities. Satelles delivers a fully operational Satellite Time and…

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January 25, 2021
Contracts for Galileo 2nd Generation Satellites Go to Aerospace Giants

The European Commission awarded two contracts for 12 satellites — 6 satellites each — for a total of EUR €1.47 billion to ThalesAleniaSpace…

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January 25, 2021
In Memoriam James D. Litton

James D. (Jim) Litton, a pioneer of GPS, passed away at home with his family at his side. He was 89. Jim helped…

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January 25, 2021
New MEMS Research Delivers Order of Magnitude Improvement in Inertial Accuracy; Destined for Unmanned Vehicles Segment

Honeywell announced that recent findings from its research labs show that its newly developed inertial sensors can deliver greater than an order of…

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