October 25, 2016
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the European Space Agency (ESA) and Qascom, an Italian company specializing in Galileo, are collaborating to build the first GPS and Galileo receiver to be tested on board the International Space Station (ISS) Space Communications and Navigation (SCaN) Testbed.
October 14, 2016
The modified Ariane 5 launcher that will lift four Galileo satellites into space is being assembled at Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, preparation for launch on November 17.
December 12, 2016 - December 16, 2016
San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
New Builds • October 11, 2016
San Francisco, California–based Swift Navigation has announced its newest product, the Piksi Multi, a multi-band, multi-constellation, real-time kinematic–capable OEM GNSS receiver module with a unit price of $600.
December 6, 2016 - December 8, 2016
November 14, 2016 - November 16, 2016
Metro Manila, Philippines
October 5, 2016
Trimble has announced that has formally changed its company name from Trimble Navigation Limited to Trimble Inc. In a further action, the company has completed its reincorporation from the State of California to the State of Delaware.
October 5, 2016
The European GNSS Agency (GSA) has released a report it says will help users understand receiver technology and trends. The GSA GNSS User Technology Report also helps industry executives plan and make decisions to develop, purchase, and use the systems' technology, the agency said.
September 22, 2016
IFEN has announced its new NCS TITAN multi-GNSS, multi-frequency and multi-RF output simulator.
With up to 256 channels and up to four RF outputs per chassis, the TITAN design avoids the extra complexity and cost of using additional signal generators or intricate architectures involv¬ing several hardware boxes, IFEN says, which improves reliability without compromising functionality.
New Builds • September 22, 2016
Spirent Communications plc’s Positioning Technology Unit has announced the GSS200D Interference Detection and Analysis solution, developed as part of Spirent’s partnership with Nottingham Scientific Limited.
The GSS200D comprises field-based hardware and a secure data server for automatic capture and analysis of GNSS radio frequency interference. According to the Paignton, UK–based company, deployments of GSS200D probes provide users with a thorough understanding of the RF interference (RFI) environment at sites of interest.