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satellite navigation

n
(Computer Science) navigation using data received from satellites
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Translations
navigation par satellite
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The space strategy will include plans to protect British operations against emerging space-based threats, such as the jamming of civilian satellites used for broadcasters and satellite navigation to support military capabilities.
China Satellite Navigation Office and the Arab Information and Communication Technologies Organisation (AICTO) got together last week at the El Ghazala Technological Park in Tunis to announce the inauguration of the China-Arab Beidou System/Global Navigation Satellite System Centre.
AICTO will "intensify its cooperation with China in the field of satellite navigation to boost technological advance and economic development in the region," Amor said.
Each orbiter needs just one working clock for the satellite navigation system to work--the rest are spares.
Peugeot, a France-based automaker, is equipping its 308 Active with a rear-view camera and satellite navigation as standard.
This satellite navigation system will ensure more precise and safer landing of planes in conditions of fog and higher airport frequency.
"The historic milestone achieved in collaboration with the European Space Agency is an excellent demonstration of the Galileo support on ST's satellite navigation platform and reinforces our position as a leading supplier of high-performance GNSS receivers for applications like e-Call, Tolling, Telematics and Navigation," said Antonio Radaelli, Infotainment Business Unit Director, STMicroelectronics.
"Following the summit, a working group of participants is looking for ways to raise driver awareness of the importance of using the right satellite navigation product for their vehicle."
MOSCOW, Jumada I 25, 1433, Apr 17, 2012, SPA -- The number of centers receiving and analyzing data from satellites in Russia's Glonass satellite navigation system will be increased to 25, UPI cited officials as saying.
The name of a local student --Andriana - will be given to a satellite to be sent to space in the coming years as part of the EU's satellite navigation system, Galileo.
UK professional services and business advisory company Deloitte on Tuesday declared the results of its Air Transportation Study, which forecasts annual savings of USD135bn through a global deployment of satellite navigation systems.

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