Satellite communications will soon make train travel safer by improving how the networks are controlled in remote areas where ground equipment is too costly.
The newest addition to the GPS constellation increases the precision of position, navigation and timing data sent to users around the world.
NASA's administrator, Charles Bolden, has visited Canberra to mark 50 years of partnership between Australia and the USA in deep space communications.
It's all systems go for the latest Boeing-built GPS IIF global navigation systems satellite, launched on 20 February, with initial signals received.
Airwave UK has launched a location tracking service called Collaborate that will enable emergency services to proactively share their GPS location data.
The Australian Maritime Safety Authority has awarded a contract for the maintenance of its aids to navigation network.
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.
Emergency services agencies and mining operators could soon achieve more reliable GPS fixes in difficult locations, thanks to Australian research.
This system will enable cost-effective global automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) services for air navigation service providers.
The GPS IIF-4 satellite has been launched from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.
Global Sensor Network would make it easier and cheaper to communicate with remote regions within Australia and globally.