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Japan Successfully Launches 4th Satellite of Quasi-Zenith Satellite System (QZSS)

October 10, 2017  – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. and JAXA successfully launched H-IIA Launch Vehicle No. 36 (H-IIA・F36) which encapsulates MICHIBIKI No. 4, Quasi-Zenith Satellite System; at 7:01:37a.m., 2017 (JST) from

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Sokkia Introduces New Radio Modem for GCX Receiver Line

September 26 , 2017 – Sokkia announces a new radio modem designed to offer advanced radio connectivity with GNSS receivers — the R4S-BT. The UHF radio solution provides an external option

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Indian Railways to Install GPS in all Hand-pushed Trolleys Used for Track Inspection

September 8, 2017 – PTI – The railway ministry has decided to install GPS trackers in all hand-pushed trolleys used to inspect the tracks.  In a letter to all zonal

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Taoglas Launches High-Precision, Multiband GNSS Antennas

New antenna range includes L1/L2 and L1/L5 to help enhance RF performance for applications that require highly accurate location capabilities, including Connected Car SAN DIEGO, California – September 07, 2017 – Taoglas, today launched

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Pix4D – Do RTK/PPK Drones Give You Better Results Than Using GCPs?

“Hello, Pix4D! Have you guys compared the results from RTK/PPK drones and the results using ground control points? Do they provide equivalent results or one gives better accuracy than the

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Japan Successfully Launches 3rd Satellite of Quasi-Zenith Satellite System

August 19, 2017 – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. and JAXA successfully launched H-IIA Launch Vehicle No. 35 (H-IIA F35) which encapsulates MICHIBIKI No. 3, (Quasi-Zenith Satellite System; geostationary orbit) at 2:29:00

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Isro to Sign MoU with CSIR-NPL for Time and Frequency Traceability Services for NavIC

According to recent news reported by TOI,  the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will on Friday sign an MoU with CSIR-National Physical Laboratory (NPL) for time and frequency traceability services. The move

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Harxon Introduces All Constellation GNSS Antenna for Surveying and Mapping

Harxon has released the all constellation GNSS antenna GPS1000, receiving GPS L1/L2/L5, BDS B1/B2/B3, GLONASS L1/L2, Galileo E1/E2/E5a/E5b and L-band signals. GPS1000 can be used in land survey, marine survey,

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Trimble Launches VRS Now Correction Service in France

Expanding VRS Now Coverage in Europe for Geospatial and Construction Professionals SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 26, 2017—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today the availability of its Trimble® VRS Now™ Global Navigation Satellite

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Trimble Adds Galileo Support to its VRS Now Correction Service to Improve Network Positioning Performance in Europe

Improving Positioning Accuracy, Reliability and Integrity SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 15, 2017—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that its Trimble® VRS Now™ networks—powered by Trimble Pivot™ Platform software—can now process Galileo observation