satellite navigation


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satellite navigation

n
(Computer Science) navigation using data received from satellites
Translations
navigation par satellite
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Galileo Satellite Navigation is a design house for innovative satellite navigation solutions, provider of the world's most cost-effective software based GNSS receiver, GNSS simulators and Patented GPS Indoor Navigation solution.
Peugeot, a France-based automaker, is equipping its 308 Active with a rear-view camera and satellite navigation as standard.
Other than from announcing satellite navigation partnership with the United States, China and Russia have consented to make the Beidou and Glonass satellite navigation systems compatible with each other, said Ran.
The second generation of the system, officially called the BeiDou Satellite Navigation System (BDS) and also known as COMPASS or BeiDou-2, will be a global satellite navigation system consisting of 35 satellites, and is under construction as of January 2015.
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.
Ten space service centers have already been established in Russia, the establishment of another 15 is planned," Deputy Prime Minister Vladislav Surkov said Tuesday at a satellite navigation forum in Moscow.
Deloitte's "Transforming the Air Transportation System - A Business Case for Program Acceleration" also claims that satellite navigation systems could cut aviation fuel consumption by three billion gallons, eliminate 29 million metric tons of carbon emissions and reduce four million hours of delay.
These recommendations are set out in Council conclusions adopted following the Commission's presentation last June of an action plan(1) to develop satellite navigation applications markets in areas like transport, personal handsets and cell phones, fisheries, agriculture, environmental protection and the like.
China started to build up its own satellite navigation system to break its dependence on the U.
The European Commission has awarded more than EUR1bn in contracts to establish its Galileo satellite navigation system.
The big event for satellite applications on the railways is the European satellite navigation system Galileo, due to be operational in 2013.
Eight satellite navigation devices have been pinched since the beginning of October.

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