SVN62, the first GPS IIF satellite, is set healthy
The U.S. Air Force declared the first GPS Block IIF satellite operational on August 27... [more]
Is the L2C Signal useful for civil applications?
[GNSS SIGNALS exclusive] When it comes to the question of the stability of the new civil L2 (L2C) signal, a lot of people are reading the fine print in the Interface Specification for GPS version 200E (IS-GPS-200E) released by the U.S. Air Force on August 13. [more]
Inside GNSS's guide for Portland fun & frolic at ION GNSS 2010
[GNSS SIGNALS exclusive] Inside GNSS unveils a brand-new Portland, Oregon Fun & Frolic website and a reminder to readers to send in their company news for the ION GNSS Show Daily. [more]
Heavy promotion for GLONASS as it reaches full constellation
[GNSS SIGNALS exclusive] Prime Minister Vladimir Putin says Russia will spend an additional 48 billion rubles ($1.6 billion) on GLONASS over the next year and a half as the GNSS nears full constellation, according to Moscow news media reports. [more]
Of course the USA is still the space leader... or is it?
[GNSS SIGNALS exclusive] A new study says overall space development is moving from competitiveness to cooperation, but the U.S. lead erodes as other nations increase funding and strengthen their national space industries. [more]
After a successful design review, Lockheed readies GPS Block III for production... [more]
High-integrity global positioning in danger as Congress works through 2011 budget... [more]