Exploration

Dec 18, 2007 - 7:47 AM
It took several years for the U.S.
Oct 12, 2007 - 6:05 AM
Effective February 20, the /F suffix for aircraft equipped with single FMSs has been revised to account for advanced Rnav equipment.
Oct 9, 2007 - 7:33 AM
As part of its evaluation of loran as a potential backup to GPS, the FAA has contracted Rock-well Collins to build a combined GPS/loran variant of its stan
Oct 8, 2007 - 9:15 AM
Researchers at Jeppesen are rethinking the “next evolutionary concepts” in navigation charting in an effort that company officials said will involve a grad
Oct 8, 2007 - 5:13 AM
LAAS could end up being overtaken by a combination of the FAA’s WAAS and Europe’s GPS equivalent, Galileo.
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Aug 29, 2007 - 10:57 AM
A study commissioned by the NGATS Institute on behalf of the FAA’s JPDO and prepared by the advanced engineering and sciences division of ITT determined th
Aug 24, 2007 - 10:46 AM
The DOD’s Navstar GPS reached a new performance level this year, with 30 satellites in orbit versus its minimum required civil complement of 24.
Mar 7, 2007 - 12:33 PM
In a statement that surprised Western observers, China announced late last year that it will launch its own 35-satellite, GPS-like global navigation system
Feb 5, 2007 - 5:42 AM
The French civil aviation authority, DGAC, has published the first GNSS nonprecision approach procedure for a French airport and is working toward introduc
Jan 30, 2007 - 5:13 AM
After 10 frustrating years of technical delays, escalating costs and contractor changes, the FAA’s GPS wide area augmentation system (WAAS) is approaching