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Ninth ICG Meeting: Enhance cooperation in the use of global navigation satellite systems

From 10 to 14 November UNOOSA has been involved in the ninth meeting of the International Committee on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (ICG) held in Prague, Czech Republic.

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Tue, 18/11/2014 - 11:22
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50.0755
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14.4378

US launches its seventh GPS 2F satellite

Artist's concept of the GPS-2F satellite

On 1 August 2014, the U.S. Air Force launched the seventh of its GPS 2F series of positioning, navigation and timing satellites from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.

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Wed, 06/08/2014 - 11:50
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28.3883
longitude: 
-80.6036

China: Expansion of Beidou satellite navigation system until 2020

Satellite image of Beijing, China

China is planning to expand its homegrown Beidou navigation system by 2020 and make it accurate to within centimeters.

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Tue, 07/01/2014 - 13:18
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35.8617
longitude: 
104.195

Galileo: All four satellite now working as clocks

Galileo signals

The European satellite navigation mission Galileo marked a new success: On 25 April 2013, all four Galileo satellites started working as clocks accurate to a few billionths of a second, disseminat

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Thu, 02/05/2013 - 12:26

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.

Roscosmos: Plans for GLONASS Programme

Russia will build and launch 13 GLONASS-M and 22 GLONASS –K satellites between now and 2020, according to an outline of the nation’s space program published on the Federal Space Agency

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Mon, 14/01/2013 - 12:30
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55.7512
longitude: 
37.6184

UN/Moldova/USA/ESA Workshop on the Applications of Global Navigation Satellite Systems

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Date: 
17/05/2010 - 21/05/2010

UN/Moldova/USA/ESA Workshop on the Applications of Global Navigation Satellite Systems

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47.0269
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28.8416