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License Plate Geo-Tracking: We Know Where You’ve Been

License Plate Geo-Tracking: We Know Where You’ve Been | Satellite Navigation | Scoop.it
It’s all about knowing where people are located. The government and private companies are taking hundreds of millions of geo-coded photos of license plates creating huge databases of where you’ve b...
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News and links on satellite navigation systems (GPS, Galileo, GLONASS, ...), its augmentations (EGNOS, WAAS, ...) and applications
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EGNOS is here ………. to stay !!!!

EGNOS is here ………. to stay !!!! | Satellite Navigation | Scoop.it
Nearly 20 years after its beginnings, the EGNOS system has closed its development phase with official authorization of its use for civil-aviation landings in Europe, including, on 17 October in Santander airport, implementation of the first operational…...
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Amazon Demonstrates Drone Delivery Service

Amazon Demonstrates Drone Delivery Service | Satellite Navigation | Scoop.it
Amazon has unveiled its plans for a new Prime Air service that uses drone helicopters to deliver customers' orders in as little as 30 minutes. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos said in an interview on 60 Minut...
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El Consejo ha adoptado Horizonte 2020, el Programa de Investigación e Innovación de la Unión Europea 2014-2020

El Consejo ha adoptado Horizonte 2020, el Programa de Investigación e Innovación de la Unión Europea 2014-2020 | Satellite Navigation | Scoop.it
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Space Solutions for Emergency Response

Space Solutions for Emergency Response | Satellite Navigation | Scoop.it
European Space Solutions conference focussed on emergency response and disaster management.
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Experts Seek to Harness Galileo for Science at Fourth Colloquium

View of the Czech Republic’s capital Prague from the Vltava River.
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A Glowing Report Doth Not a Golden Future Make

A Glowing Report Doth Not a Golden Future Make | Satellite Navigation | Scoop.it
The tech press and broad public media have both made much ado about a November market report from the European GNSS Agency (GSA).
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Directions 2014: On the Path to Early Services

Directions 2014: On the Path to Early Services | Satellite Navigation | Scoop.it
By Eric Chatre, Horst Faas, and Marco Lisi With four satellites in space, launched by pairs in October 2011 and October 2012 from French Guiana, the Galileo project is now successfully completing t...
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European Satellite Navigation Competition 2013

European Satellite Navigation Competition 2013 | Satellite Navigation | Scoop.it
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Galileo put to the test

Galileo put to the test | Satellite Navigation | Scoop.it
Europe’s next Galileo satellites have been the focus of a busy autumn at ESA’s technical centre in the Netherlands, continuing a full-scale test campaign
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SATSA contributes to South African SBAS development

SATSA contributes to South African SBAS development | Satellite Navigation | Scoop.it
A European GNSS Agency (GSA) managed FP7 training and capability project (SATSA) has established a core of local expertise on Space Based Augmentation Systems (SBAS) for Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) in South Africa.
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SRX-10I: GPS/GALILEO SPECTRUM MONITORING

srx-10i is a complete GPS/Galileo spectrum monitoring, interference detection and analysis system in the L1/E1 bands fully developed by GMV following the ICA...
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Navipedia celebrates 200 000th visit

Navipedia celebrates 200 000th visit | Satellite Navigation | Scoop.it
Navipedia, the web’s leading resource on satellite navigation, passed more than 200 000 visits this summer.
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Calculating minds

Calculating minds | Satellite Navigation | Scoop.it
Human spaceflight and operations image of the week: ESA dramatically improves the accuracy of satnav signals
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I can see at least one GMVer ;)

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Galileo achieves its first airborne tracking

Galileo achieves its first airborne tracking | Satellite Navigation | Scoop.it
ESA’s Galileo satellites have achieved their very first aerial fix of longitude, latitude and altitude, enabling the inflight tracking of a test aircraft.
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Horizon 2020 Space Programme ready to launch

Horizon 2020 Space Programme ready to launch | Satellite Navigation | Scoop.it
Horizon 2020 is the European Union’s next programme for research and innovation with a focus on securing Europe’s global competitiveness. This major initiative will run from 2014 to 2020 and has a total budget of over €70 billion.
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Companies Looking to Profit with Niche Fleet Markets

Niche markets for location companies are sometimes hit-and-miss. One real opportunity that is gaining more traction among location companies is towing.
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Space Solutions for Better Mobility

Space Solutions for Better Mobility | Satellite Navigation | Scoop.it
The European Space Solutions conference covered aspects of transport on land (chaired by the European GNSS Agency (GSA)) and water, with a focus on how space solutions are making a real impact on the mobility of goods and people both regionally...
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ESA’s new breed of Galileo endures weeks of simulated space

ESA’s new breed of Galileo endures weeks of simulated space | Satellite Navigation | Scoop.it
ESA’s newest Galileo satellite has emerged from five weeks of simulated space conditions: Friday saw a hatch slid open to end its thermal-vacuum test, a milestone on the way to orbit.
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Athlete tracker takes home grand prize

Athlete tracker takes home grand prize | Satellite Navigation | Scoop.it
A small but revolutionary motion sensor worn by athletes has scored a big win in this year’s European Satellite Navigation Competition.
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A testing time for Galileo satellites headed to space

A testing time for Galileo satellites headed to space | Satellite Navigation | Scoop.it
Europe’s next pair of Galileo satellites have been the focus of a busy autumn at ESA’s technical centre in the Netherlands, continuing a full-scale campaign to ensure their readiness for space.
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EGNOS and Galileo presented in Africa at the AiA GNSS International Conference in Dakar

EGNOS and Galileo presented in Africa at the AiA GNSS International Conference in Dakar | Satellite Navigation | Scoop.it
The International Conference on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) Technologies and Applications for the Development of Sub-Saharan African Countries took place in May 2013.
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INTERGEO: innovation in geoinformation, EGNOS and Galileo highlighted

INTERGEO: innovation in geoinformation, EGNOS and Galileo highlighted | Satellite Navigation | Scoop.it
The INTERGEO conference and trade fair took place in Essen from 7 – 10 October.
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EDAS is there!

EGNOS is there! Use it!I love this motto for EGNOS, the European satellite navigation system that provides integrity and improves the positioning accuracy obtained with GPS.  And it perfectly fits with what around 20 engineers at GMV have been working…...
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Satellites guide you to right places

Satellites guide you to right places | Satellite Navigation | Scoop.it
Visiting a new city and want to find something interesting to do? Just turn on a new smartphone satnav app from an ESA start-up company for your own personalised city tour.
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