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Geoscience Australia and Lockheed Martin Begin Collaborative Research Project For Second-Generation Satellite-Based Augmentation System (SBAS)

Testbed will demonstrate enhanced navigation performance for nine critical industrial sectors.

Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) signals are critical tools for industries requiring exact precision and high confidence. 632 more words

Manufacturer

Non-stop flights to Lapland from London, Paris, Frankfurt and Zurich

Finnair will offer non-stop flights to Finnish Lapland from London, Paris, Frankfurt and Zurich during the winter season 2017–2018. The flights will be operated from mid-December 2017 till the end of March 2018. 179 more words

Airline

Russian ECM targets British weapons over Syria

The Sunday Express newspaper has run a story claiming that on three known occasions, British weapons employed by RAF aircraft over Syria have been deliberately interfered with by Russian electronic countermeasures (ECM) equipment. 403 more words

Military

Expanding fitness wearables in Africa, Garmin launches a watch line in Ghana with MTN

Garmin has partnered with mobile telecom giant MTN to launch a line of fitness watches in Ghana. The GPS navigation and sports tech company will offer its vivoFit3, vivoMove, … 519 more words

Column

Artist Draws World's Largest Doodles By Riding His Bike With GPS

Stephen Lund cycles about 70km every day, creating clever doodles using a GPS app that maps his progress. The BC, Canada native began his unusual craft in 2015 to unwind and be creative; since then, he’s logged 22,300km, and his longest piece has been a 220km mermaid. 8 more words

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Hajime Yoshimura of Japan appointed new president of the ICAO Air Navigation Commission

The Council of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) has unanimously appointed Commissioner Hajime Yoshimura to a one-year term as President of the ICAO Air Navigation Commission (ANC), the UN civil aviation Organization’s main technical body. 477 more words

Aviation

Cheap, Lethal Chinese Drones Are Filling Distant Skies

Lower quality, but they get the job done.

Ryan Pickrell reports: Chinese drones are taking flight in skies beyond China’s borders in great numbers, filling a massive void in a multibillion-dollar industry left by the U.S. 611 more words

Mediasphere