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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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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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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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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

Co-organisers: 

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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GPS Community to launch new Association

The GPS industry is forming a new trade association called the GPS Innovation Alliance, as InsideGNSS reported.

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Sun, 10/02/2013 - 10:55
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GNSS: UK drops efforts to patent satellite signals

The United States and United Kingdom announced on January 17, 2013 that the British government would end efforts to obtain patent or intellectual property (IP) rights related to GPS,

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Fri, 18/01/2013 - 13:36
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China: Donation of BeiDou/COMPASS model

On the sidelines of the 55th session of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS), the Chinese BeiDou/COMPASS satellite model was inaugurated on 8 June 2012 in Vienna, Austria.

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Tue, 12/06/2012 - 15:14

Academy report warns of over-reliance on global satellite navigation systems

Society may already be dangerously over-reliant on satellite radio navigation systems like GPS, the Royal Academy of Engineering warns.

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Wed, 06/04/2011 - 11:17