Europe's Galileo system now has eight satellites in orbit

01 April, 2015

Europe's Galileo satellite navigation system now has eight satellites in orbit following the launch of the latest pair on 27 March from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana, with four more scheduled for launch later this year.

Australia trials improved flight tracking via satellite

05 March, 2015 | Supplied by: Inmarsat Services Ltd

Airservices Australia will trial a new 15-minute tracking standard for commercial aircraft Inmarsat's global flight tracking ADS-C messaging service.

WRC will consider spectrum allocations for global flight tracking

06 November, 2014

The International Telecommunications Union passed an important resolution that aims to improve global flight tracking for civil aviation.

Fourth GPS satellite for 2014 successfully launched

30 October, 2014 | Supplied by: Boeing Network & Space Systems

Unlike the ill-fated Orbital Sciences' Antares rocket launch on Wednesday, a United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket has successfully boosted the latest GPS satellite into orbit.

Communications for remote medicine on show in Singapore

19 September, 2014 | Supplied by: Inmarsat Services Ltd

Satellite comms provider Inmarsat has showcased remote healthcare and telemedicine communications technologies at the Digital Healthcare Week 2014 exhibition.

Ocean racers to stay in touch 24/7 through satellite services

15 September, 2014 | Supplied by: Inmarsat Services Ltd

Organisers are calling the nine-month long Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15, due to begin in October, the most connected race in history, thanks to a suite of satellite communications technology.

Neoterra neoConneX and connexBOX

29 August, 2014 | Supplied by: The Orion Network

Neoterra's neoConneX telematics software and connexBOX hardware, distributed by The Orion Network, provide precision location reporting to improve vehicle utilisation and informed decision-making.

Satellite comms helping to modernise railway control

15 May, 2014

Satellite communications will soon make train travel safer by improving how the networks are controlled in remote areas where ground equipment is too costly.

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.

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