New location system could compete with GPS

SYDNEY, Jan. 3 (UPI) -- A positioning technology that could compete with satellite-based global positioning systems can work indoors as well as out, its Australian developers say.

LM team marks milestones for GPS III

NEWTOWN, Pa., March 31 (UPI) -- Lockheed Martin announced that the development of its Global Positioning System spacecraft for the U.S. Air Force has successfully reached key milestones.

Raytheon contracted for ADAP system

HARLOW, England, March 2 (UPI) -- The U.S. Air Force has contracted Raytheon Systems Ltd. for the delivery of a navigation system interference protection technology.

New GPS sats have anti-jamming gear

DENVER, April 8 (UPI) -- Lockheed Martin said this week its new U.S. Air Force GPS satellites carry anti-jamming capabilities.

USAF GPS sat completes integration tests

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., March 25 (UPI) -- Lockheed Martin has finished integration testing on the last of its current series of GPS satellites for the U.S. Air Force.

USAF launches new LM GPS II R-M satellite

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., March 24 (UPI) -- The U.S. Air Force earlier this month successfully launched a new military Global Positioning Satellite.

Latest GPS IIR-M goes into orbit

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Dec. 27 (UPI) -- A new Global Positioning System Block IIR-M satellite was launched from Cape Canaveral, Fla., last week.

LM, ITT, GD seek new GPS contract

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Dec. 27 (UPI) -- Lockheed Martin said last week it was seeking a U.S. Air Force contract to build the GPS Block III satellites.

Three more USAF GPS satellites planned

DENVER, Nov. 13 (UPI) -- U.S. company Lockheed Martin says three more Global Positioning Systems satellites are due to be launched next year.

LM's new GPS for USAF launched into orbit

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Oct. 22 (UPI) -- A new Lockheed Martin GPS satellite for the U.S. Air Force was successfully launched last week.

Professors envision advanced global travel

LONDON, Aug. 26 (UPI) -- Nanotechnology and GPS positioning hold the key to making worldwide transportation a simpler affair, two professors from New Zealand suggest.

Canadian province turns OnStar off

QUEBEC CITY, June 22 (UPI) -- The Canadian province of Quebec is the only entity in North America that bans global positioning systems from non-emergency vehicles.

Giove-A is set for European launch

PARIS, Dec. 27 (UPI) -- Giove-A is set to be launched into orbit by a Soyuz rocket from Baikonur, Kazakhstan, to test key components in the Galileo network.
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