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India will launch navigation satellite in October

India's own navigation satellite system will benefit disaster management

The Indian Space Research Organisation ISRO will launch a navigation satellite on 10 October,

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Mon, 29/09/2014 - 10:28
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China and Russia to cooperate on navigation satellite systems

Artist's rendering of navigation satellites orbiting Earth.

On 30 June 2014, China and Russia have signed an agreement on the cooperation with regards to navigation satellite systems, as globalpost reported.

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Wed, 02/07/2014 - 17:13
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45.8023
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126.536

New study: Predicting Earthquakes with GNSS data

Destruction caused by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan in 2011

A new study conducted by experts of the Japan Earthquake Science Exploration Agency (JESEA) shows that Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) signals can effectively be used as a means of earthq

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Fri, 30/05/2014 - 13:00

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14th UNGIWG Plenary Meeting held in New York

The 14th UNGIWG Plenary Meeting was held in New York

The United Nations Geographic Information Working Group (UNGIWG) held its 14th Plenary Meeting in New Y

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Wed, 21/05/2014 - 10:26
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40.749
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-73.9677

Russia and India move forward with their navigation systems

Russia and India Advance thier Global Navigation Systems

On 24 March 2014 the Glonass-M navigation satellite was sent into orbit via a Russian Soyuz rocket launched from Russia’s Plesetsk space center.

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Thu, 03/04/2014 - 12:52
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62.7169
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40.3006

Ukraine: EU ratifies agreement on satellite navigation cooperation

Visualisation of the European GNSS Evolution Programme

On 8 October 2013, the European Parliament ratified an agreement on jointly developing a civil global navigation satellite system (GNSS) with Ukraine, as the Ukraine News Agency Interfax announced.

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Wed, 09/10/2013 - 11:05
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50.4501
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30.5234

ISGNSS 2013: International Symposium on Global Satellite Navigation Systems

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Istanbul
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Date: 
22/10/2013 - 25/10/2013
Venue: 
Congress Center in Yildiz Technical University of Istanbul
Venue Country: 
Turkey
Event Organisers: 

Bulent Ecevit University of Zonguldak, Yildiz Technical University of Istanbul and Turkish Chamber of Survey and Cadastre Engineers

Language of event: 
English

The theme of ISGNSS 2013 is "Connecting Continents through GNSS where Europe and Asia Meet." It will be held from October 22 through 25 at the Congress Center in Yildiz Technical Universi

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41.0053
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28.977

United Nations/Croatia Workshop on the Applications of Global Navigation Satellite Systems

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Baška
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Date: 
21/04/2013 - 25/04/2013
Venue: 
Faculty of Maritime Studies of the University of Rijeka
Venue Country: 
Croatia
Event Organisers: 

The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs and the Faculty of Maritime Studies of the University of Rijeka

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International Committee on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (ICG)

Language of event: 
English

A five-day workshop on global navigation satellite systems (GNSS) technology and its applications in Baška, Croatia, from 21 to 25 April 2013 is being organized by the United Nations Office

International Committee on GNSS (ICG) Interoperability Workshop

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Honolulu
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Date: 
25/04/2013 - 27/04/2013
Venue: 
Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort & Spa
Venue Country: 
United States
Event Organisers: 

International Committee on GNSS (ICG)

Language of event: 
English

An International Committee on GNSS (ICG) Interoperability Workshop April 25–27, in Honolulu, Hawaii, is seeking participation by designers and manufacturers of GNSS user equipment.

Interim Report on GPS-Galileo Cooperation released

GPS-Galileo

After the launch of the U.S.-EU Agreement on GPS-Galileo Cooperation in 2004, Working Group C (WG-C) has continuously been working on promoting cooperation on the design and development of the next

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Wed, 27/02/2013 - 08:31
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