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geo

(ˈdʒiːəʊ) or

gio

n, pl geos or gios
(Physical Geography) (esp in Shetland) a small fjord or gully
[C18: from Old Norse gjā ravine; related to Old English gionian to yawn]
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Beidou Navigation Satellite System China provides satellite navigation alternative to GPS.
Author's note: Beidou is the Chinese name for the Big Dipper constellation, or Northern Dipper, as given by Chinese astronomers to the seven brightest stars of the Ursa Major constellation.
The book includes information on international variations of GPS, such as the Russian GLONASS, Chinese BeiDou and Japanese QZSS systems.
Xinhua said the Beidou Navigation Testing Satellite was developed ''mainly'' by China's Research Institute of Space Technology under the China Space Science and Technology Group.
Shall have imbedded technology which encompasses next-generation constellations in advance of modernized GPS satellite launches to include, but not limited to: Galileo, BeiDou
The GC includes an embedded, multi-GNSS (GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou and Galileo-ready) receiver to generate precise 10MHz and pulse per second outputs.
Rogozin said that the Russian navigation system GLONASS and the Chinese Beidou will very well complement each other.
Russia has developed the GLONASS satellite, China has launched the BEIDOU constellation, and the European Union is developing its own satellite navigation system called GALILEO.
Bejing -- Pakistan may become the fourth country to opt for China's Beidou navigation system, a rival to the Global Positioning System developed by the United States.
Pyxis-RO quadruples the data collection capability of radio occultation sensors on orbit today by tracking signals from all four major satellite navigation systems-GPS, Galileo, Beidou and GLONASS.
Telit's new GNSS module, the SE868-V3, combines GPS, Glonass, Beidou, Galileo, and SBAS, which enables the creation of high-performance position reporting and navigation solutions.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Tehran and Beijing inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to transfer the Chinese BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS) technology to Iran.