GPS users to benefit from more precise data

11 April, 2014

The newest addition to the GPS constellation increases the precision of position, navigation and timing data sent to users around the world.

NASA celebrates 50 years of deep space comms

24 March, 2014

NASA's administrator, Charles Bolden, has visited Canberra to mark 50 years of partnership between Australia and the USA in deep space communications.

Latest GPS satellite sends initial signals

24 February, 2014

It's all systems go for the latest Boeing-built GPS IIF global navigation systems satellite, launched on 20 February, with initial signals received.

Location tracking service for public safety agencies

12 February, 2014 | Supplied by: BAI Communications

Airwave UK has launched a location tracking service called Collaborate that will enable emergency services to proactively share their GPS location data.

Reef navigation aids to be upgraded

11 February, 2014

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority has awarded a contract for the maintenance of its aids to navigation network.

GE Energy MDS series data radios

13 November, 2013 | Supplied by: CSE-Uniserve Pty Limited

The GE Energy MDS series of data radios from CSE-Uniserve are designed for telemetry and PLC monitoring and remote access.

Glyn GL1280 OEM hybrid tracker and data logger

02 October, 2013 | Supplied by: Glyn Ltd

Glyn High-Tech Distribution is introducing the GL1280, an OEM hybrid tracker and data logger which is suitable for applications such as vehicle tracking with alarm and diagnostics, security and surveillance, remote telemetry unit and global M2M and logistics.

Mobile surveillance system

20 September, 2013 | Supplied by: Decibel Engineering Pty Ltd

The mobile surveillance system from Decibel Engineering is suitable for mine site security and ad hoc deployment for crowd control.

Satellite navigation made easier

05 September, 2013

Emergency services agencies and mining operators could soon achieve more reliable GPS fixes in difficult locations, thanks to Australian research.

Trimble Thunderbolt GPS Timing Kit

29 July, 2013 | Supplied by: Step Global Pty Ltd

Step Global introduces the Thunderbolt GPS Timing Kit, which has everything the user needs - no additional components are required.

Space-based air traffic surveillance

20 June, 2013

This system will enable cost-effective global automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) services for air navigation service providers.

Latest GPS satellite launched

17 May, 2013

The GPS IIF-4 satellite has been launched from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.

Satellite system sends data for a song

19 April, 2013

Global Sensor Network would make it easier and cheaper to communicate with remote regions within Australia and globally.

Galileo fixes Europe’s position in history

11 April, 2013

Europe’s answer to GPS, Galileo, has achieved a fundamental step forward with its first ground position fix using four satellites.

u-blox demonstrates navigation using Chinese BeiDou satellite system

21 January, 2013

u-blox, a provider of GPS/GNSS and wireless semiconductors, has achieved successful satellite positioning using China’s BeiDou Navigation Satellite System.

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