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RIEGL LIDAR 2015 Scheduled for Hong Kong and Guangzhou, China

From Inside GNSS News. Published on 20.11.2014.

RIEGL has announced that its next international user conference, RIEGL LIDAR 2015, will be held in Hong Kong and Guangzhou, China,  next May.

“To meet the growing demand of our products in China, we’ve opened a new RIEGL CHINA office just recently. To recognize this development, we will hold our next user conference in Asia. We look forward to welcoming our international and Chinese community to the spectacular cities of Hong Kong and Guangzhou!” said Johannes Riegl Jr., RIEGL Chief Marketing Officer.

ING Robotic Aviation Opens New Facility

From Inside GNSS News. Published on 20.11.2014.

ING Robotic Aviation officially opened the doors to its new facility in Ottawa earlier this week—representing another step forward in the company’s move into the commercial market.

The Hon. James Moore, minister of Industry Canada, officially opened the Ottawa–Orléans the new 4,000-square-foot office, which houses sales, R&D, marketing, and operations production.

Insitu Launches ScanEagle 2

From Inside GNSS News. Published on 20.11.2014.

The next generation of Insitu’s ScanEagle platform is here.

Insitu officially launched the ScanEagle 2, ong-endurance UAS system, at the Euronavel Exhibition and Conference in Paris late last month (October 2014).

New Technology Could Enable UAVs to Fly Vertically

From Inside GNSS News. Published on 20.11.2014.

Using Unmanned Systems to Fight Wildfires

From Inside GNSS News. Published on 20.11.2014.

Unmanned Exemptions Requests Pile Up, NTSB Backs Commercial UAS Restrictions

From Inside GNSS News. Published on 21.11.2014.

Unmanned Innovations Top DoD Wish List

From Inside GNSS News. Published on 21.11.2014.

Europe Prepares Its Part of GNSS-Enhanced Search & Rescue Service

From Inside GNSS News. Published on 17.11.2014.

The European Space Agency (ESA) has announced completion of tests that indicate the readiness of the European component of a modernized, GNSS satellite–aided search and rescue service known as Cospas-Sarsat.

ESA has completed construction and testing of a trio of located on three islands at the far corners of the continent, ready to pick up distress calls via satellite from across Europe and its surrounding waters.

Inside GNSS, Inside Unmanned Systems Cited for Editorial Excellence

From Inside GNSS News. Published on 14.11.2014.

Folio has named two issues of Inside GNSS and Inside Unmanned Systems magazines as finalists for its 2014 Eddie and Ozzie awards for editorial and design excellence.

First GPS III Launch Slips to FY17

From Inside GNSS News. Published on 14.11.2014.

Most Tariffs on GPS Equipment Could Soon disappear

From Inside GNSS News. Published on 14.11.2014.

Topcon Engineers Track New GLONASS Signal

From Inside GNSS News. Published on 14.11.2014.

Topcon Positioning Group has announced that its latest GNSS reference receiver has tracked a new signal from the GLONASS constellation.

The GLONASS-M 55 satellite was launched in June and is equipped
with an experimental payload capable of transmitting CDMA signals in the
Russian GNSS system's L3 frequency band centered at 1202.025 MHz. According to the company, Topcon engineers successfully tracked the signal using the NET-G5
receiver during a series of recent tests at the Topcon Technology Center
in Moscow, Russia.

ESA Will Attempt to Improve Orbits of Errant Galileo Satellites

From Inside GNSS News. Published on 10.11.2014.

The European Space Agency (ESA) announced plans today (November 10, 2014) to implement a series of maneuvers to reposition one of two Galileo full operational capability (FOC) satellites left in the wrong orbit this summer, as a prelude to its health being confirmed.
 
The aim is to raise the lowest point of the satellite’s orbit — its perigee — to reduce the radiation exposure from the Van Allen radiation belts surrounding Earth, as well as to put it into a more useful orbit for navigation purposes.
 

Tallysman Launches Smart GPS-GLONASS Antenna

From Inside GNSS News. Published on 06.11.2014.

Tallysman has introduced the TW5340 “smart” antenna that pairs Tallysman‘s Accutenna technology with STMicroelectronics’ Teseo II GNSS receiver.

The TW5340 is a multi-constellation GNSS antenna that provides simultaneous GPS/GLONASS/SBAS reception and is designed for use in professional grade applications such as precision timing, network synchronization, or low-current  and tracking/positioning applications.

u-blox Introduces Tiny Multi-GNSS Module

From Inside GNSS News. Published on 06.11.2014.

Swiss-based u‑blox launched its new EVA‑M8M stand-alone positioning module today (November 6, 2014), bringing concurrent multi-GNSS capabilities into the company’s compact EVA footprint.