Global Positioning System

Dec 6, 2007 - 5:45 AM
Released last month, the 2005 Federal Radionavigation Plan (FRP)–a joint production of the DOT, DOD and the Department of Homeland Security–provides a usef
Nov 28, 2007 - 5:44 AM
Former FAA Administrator Langhorne Bond voiced concerns about the “notorious” doctrine of sole-means GPS dependency before international attendees at the U
Nov 27, 2007 - 10:41 AM
The increasing number of GPS approaches is making those government approach plate publications so thick for some regions that they have become unwieldy.
Nov 26, 2007 - 11:07 AM
A little known FAA policy statement, dated June 1 of this year, stands to dramatically change the helicopter industry as we know it.
Nov 5, 2007 - 8:34 AM
CMC Electronics showcased its new CMA-9000 flight management system (FMS), which also includes radio management.
Nov 5, 2007 - 6:28 AM
The FAA last month said it is expanding GPS WAAS coverage into Canada and Mexico by adding nine new wide-area augmentation system ground stations in places
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 10, 2007 - 6:52 AM
Concerned about attempts by adversaries to jam global positioning satellite system signals–as occurred with only limited success during the recent Iraq con
Oct 10, 2007 - 5:29 AM
Galileo, Europe’s $4.2 billion rival to GPS, is in jeopardy of cancellation following clashes between EU nations over project budgeting, officials said.
Oct 9, 2007 - 12:34 PM
In 1997 the President’s Commission on Critical Infrastructure Protection, which was charged with examining threats to our national security, recommended an