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August 25, 2016
GPS NEWS
India to Provide Cost Incentives to Use Homemade Version of GPS
New Delhi (Sputnik) Aug 10, 2016
According to official sources, India's government is exploring several options, including reduced charges for air navigation services. The Indian government may soon announce incentives to airline operators for installing the locally developed Aided Geo Augmented Navigation system (GAGAN). The aviation ministry, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) and the Airports Authority of India are expected to meet the airlines soon to discuss the matter. GAGAN is intended to provide accura ... read more

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China's satnav industry grows 29 pct in 2015
The output value of China's satellite navigation and location-based service industry grew 29.2 percent year on year in 2015, with the country's self-developed BeiDou Navigation Satellite System maki ... more
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