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May 06, 2016
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Operation of 'Indian GPS' will take some more time: ISRO
Chennai, India (IANS) May 04, 2016
The common man in India has to wait for some more time to use the "Indian GPS' as the Indian navigation system has to be formally declared operational after checking and cross-checking, industry officials said. They also said government mandating the use of the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS) will act as a booster for the domestic manufacturing of satellite signal receivers as a part of the Make in India initiative. India on Thursday put into orbit its seventh navigation satell ... read more
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Satellites 11 and 12 join working Galileo fleet
Europe's latest navigation satellites, launched last December, have been officially commissioned into the Galileo constellation, and are now broadcasting working navigation signals. Galileos 11 and ... more
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India gets homegrown satellite navigation system
India on Thursday took the final step towards completing its own satellite navigation system, a development heralded by the prime minister as making the nation self-reliant in the field of space-based positioning. ... more
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Air Force awards GPS 3 launch services contract
The Air Force announced the award of the first competitively sourced National Security Space (NSS) launch services contract in more than a decade. Space ExplorationTechnologies Corporation (SpaceX) ... more
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ISRO launch campaign for IRNSS-1G progressing smoothly
The 51 hour, 30 minute countdown for the launch of an Indian rocket with the country's seventh navigation satellite scheduled for Thursday is proceeding normally, the Indian Space Research Organisat ... more


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India a step away from joining GPS club
India on Thursday afternoon successfully put into orbit its seventh and final navigation satellite - IRNSS-1G - with its own rocket in copy-book style. With this, India successfully completed ... more

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ISRO Begins Countdown for Launch of Final IRNSS Navigation Satellite
The 51.30 hour countdown for the launch of India's seventh and final navigation satellite on April 28 afternoon begun at 9:20am on Tuesday at Sriharikota rocket port of Indian Space Research Organis ... more
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GPS technology keeps eagle eye on elusive powerful owls
Deakin University scientists are using GPS technology to monitor how Melbourne's Powerful Owls make use of urban landscapes. The researchers, from the Centre for Integrative Ecology within Dea ... more
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Advanced self-propelled Russian rifle gets satellite-navigated shells
Russia's advanced self-propelled howitzer, the Koalitsiya- SV, is capable of firing high-precision shells, which are navigated using a GLONASS module, according to the Russian newspaper Rossiyskaya ... more
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Computers in your clothes? A milestone for wearable electronics
Researchers who are working to develop wearable electronics have reached a milestone: They are able to embroider circuits into fabric with 0.1 mm precision - the perfect size to integrate electronic ... more
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India to Launch Navigation Satellite on April 28, Complete Full System
India is slated to put into orbit its seventh and final navigation satellite on April 28, thereby having its full satellite navigation system up in the sky, said a senior space agency official. ... more
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Satellite touchdown in run up to Galileo launch
The latest pair of navigation satellites has reached Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana, beginning a new Galileo launch campaign, which will culminate in a launch on 24 May. The 13th and 14th Galil ... more
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New tools created to debug intermittently powered energy-harvesting devices
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Russian Glonass Satellite Scheduled for Launch on May 21
Russia's Glonass-M navigation satellite will be launched via Soyuz-2.1b carrier rocket from the Plesetsk space center in northern Russia on May 21, according to the Russian Federal Space Agency's (R ... more
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Glonass navigation system's ground infrastructure successfully completed
The testing of the ground control system of the Glonass satellite navigation system has been completed, Nikolay Testoyedov, the Head of the Reshetnev Information Satellite Systems Company told Izves ... more
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China launches 22nd BeiDou navigation satellite
China launched a satellite to support its global navigation and positioning network at 4:11 a.m. Wednesday. The satellite, launched from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in the southwestern ... more

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Russia's Roscosmos to Hand Over Glonass Infrastructure to MoD in 2016
The Russian space agency Roscosmos will transfer control over the ground infrastructure of the Glonass global positioning system to the country's defense ministry later this year, Roscosmos head Igo ... more
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