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The Minister conceded Australia had fallen behind other countries in developing navigation technology, but said it was not too late. "What we're testing here is absolutely cutting edge, it's technology that is not used widely anywhere else and so if we get this right, we would have leap-frogged those who may ...
The AI-powered platform was developed by Stellenbosch-based technology company CLEVVA, using its decision navigation technology. The CLEVVA platform allowed Coleman and his technical management team to capture expert logic into the system and then make it available to staff as they perform ...

Alongside the US, EU and Japan, India is amongst the only 4 nations in the world to develop and deploy this satellite navigation technology that removes the signal errors from GNSS and provides highly precise navigation signals to the users. Implementing an SBAS system is a long-term investment for ...
Data provided by the company is used to address various issues, including public safety, environmental monitoring, oil and gas exploration, navigation technology, and location-based services. In November 2016, an Atlas V 401 rocket from United Launch Alliance (ULA) launched DigitalGlobe's remote ...
... snow-plowing and waste-collection services. In 2013, the DIT first began installing IoT technology to better understand those vehicles' movements. Companies were asked to install Global Navigation Satellite System (GLONASS) technology—a satellite-based navigation technology similar to GPS—on all ...
Swift Navigation's technology benefits a multitude of industries and applications—including autonomous vehicles, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), precision agriculture, robotics, surveying and space. With its innovation and technology honored by Inc.'s 2016 and Forbes 2017 30 Under 30 lists, Swift ...

The latest and greatest maritime technologies took the spotlight at the 2018 Seatrade Cruise Global, an annual gathering of 11,000 of the world's top cruise line and port executives. New to the conference, running March 5-11 at the Broward County/Fort Lauderdale Convention Center, was the Cruising ...
Autonomy and precision navigation technology are also essential. UUVs are expected to deploy for an extended period of time in conditions where command, control and communications are more difficult than they are for surface vessels, said Lee Mastroianni, special projects officer at the Office of Naval ...
Shanghai Huace Navigation Technology, a maker of global navigation satellite systems, surged by its daily limit of 10 per cent to 44.63 yuan. Avic Electromechanical Systems jumped 5.9 per cent to 10.24 yuan. Avic Shenyang Aircraft advanced 1.3 per cent to 30.03 yuan. Xi'an Chenxi Aviation Technology ...
True mass market growth is when every car is fully autonomous and operates with full navigation technology without a driver. This means every car will have a fully integrated navigation system. We are not there yet but are accelerating at a very fast pace. Children born today may never drive. So navigation ...
The Expo 2020 site is 4.38 hectares and will have hundreds of pavilions, event spaces, F&B outlets and other enticing things to see and do. We will use the best navigation technology to help visitors, participants, volunteers and employees quickly find their way around so they can spend more time enjoying ...
The U.S. Department of Defense, Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office (CTTSO), the Israel Ministry of Defense, Defense Research and Development Directorate (MAFAT), and the MIT Enterprise Forum of Israel are pleased to announce CTTSC3, a unique contest to identify and support the ...
Vesper Marine designed its Virtual AIS Beacon in 2010 and installed the first solution in 2011. Developed to address the need to make hazards at sea visible when costly physical infrastructure is not appropriate or is impossible to deploy, the Virtual Aid to Navigation technology that Vesper Marine has ...
That begs the question: is modern navigation technology generally defeating whatever causes the frequent instances of navigation issues in the area? A gyro compass, for example, has the advantage over a magnetic compass in that it is not affected by an external magnetic field. Navigation panels on a ...
Austin: MONKEYmedia, an independent R&D lab today announced the launch of its patented body-based navigation solution (BodyNav™) for hands-free virtual reality interactions. BodyNav leverages the existing on-board sensors of smartphones and advanced 3D headsets in novel and unanticipated ...
... systems guides their behaviour and optimises their performance, so they can address the challenges of navigating under variable light conditions. So oilbirds could provide a suitable model system for biomimetic studies, which may one day lead to improved navigation technology to be used in drones.
Paul Lewis, a policy analyst at the think tank Eno Center for Transportation, said changes to the FAA's technology overhaul program known as NextGen are possible. Members of both parties and industry representatives have criticized the agency's delays and cost overruns on a navigation technology that ...

The international classification for self-driving navigation technology is divided into six categories, ranging from Levels 0-5, signaling manned, partly-manned and completely unmanned operations. Currently, the automatic driving systems of many vehicle manufacturers can only be switched between L1 ...
Vesper Marine designed its Virtual AIS Beacon in 2010 and installed the first solution in 2011. Developed to address the need to make hazards at sea visible when costly physical infrastructure is not appropriate or is impossible to deploy, the Virtual Aid to Navigation technology that Vesper Marine has ...
Jan 2018 Situm which is based in Spain and provides a navigation technology and indoor positioning platform, has recently finalized a funding round of an undisclosed amount sum. The investment was made by Amadeus Venture which is the corporate venture arm of the Amadeus IT group along with Unirisco and ...
While many of us use iPhone navigation apps like Waze and Google Maps to reach our destination, some experts suggest those apps could find themselves obsolete as technology improves. Right now, in-car navigation technology simply can't match that of our smartphones. Smartphone apps like Waze ...
That begs the question: is modern navigation technology generally defeating whatever causes the frequent instances of navigation issues in the area? A gyro compass, for example, has the advantage over a magnetic compass in that it is not affected by an external magnetic field. Navigation panels on a ...
The Avidbots Neo is a purpose-built floor scrubbing robot that integrates state of the art navigation technology with hardware that is designed for ease of use, longevity, serviceability, safety and high productivity. "We have customers that simply can't find enough staff to clean their facilities, or they are losing ...
Rather than shimmer as a curtain of light, they grow and fade over tens of seconds like slow lightning. They also tend to form higher up than their active cousins at the poles and closer to the equator, making them harder to study. This kind of aurora is thought to be caused by sudden rearrangements in the ...
While the latter typically follows a pre-set guide path, autonomous mobile robots are capable of setting their own path to perform transportation tasks. Navigation technology is at the heart of it all. The most common, known as natural environment or contour navigation, uses lasers to detect objects in the DC.
“The innovative use of the snowcat vehicle helped us bring critical navigation technology back online in a more-timely manner after major snowfalls,” said Ricky Smith, Executive Director of BWI Marshall Airport in a statement. The glideslope is an important component of an Instrument Landing System (ILS), ...
“The innovative use of the snowcat vehicle helped us bring critical navigation technology back online in a more timely manner after major snowfalls,” said BWI Marshall Airport executive director Ricky Smith. “The vehicle will help ensure safe airline operations following major winter storms and a faster ...
Our cutting edge indoor mapping, visualization and navigation technology is being applied in every industry that uses, manages or builds indoor space. Digital building technology is benefitting everything from construction monitoring, facility management, and plant planning, to transportation hubs and ...
... systems guides their behaviour and optimises their performance, so they can address the challenges of navigating under variable light conditions. So oilbirds could provide a suitable model system for biomimetic studies, which may one day lead to improved navigation technology to be used in drones.
Austin: MONKEYmedia, an independent R&D lab today announced the launch of its patented body-based navigation solution (BodyNav™) for hands-free virtual reality interactions. BodyNav leverages the existing on-board sensors of smartphones and advanced 3D headsets in novel and unanticipated ...
According to a preliminary statement from the Ministry of Science and ICT, the KPS initiative will develop a ground test in 2021, core satellite navigation technology by 2022 and begin actual satellite production in 2024. The system will comprise a total of seven navigation satellites, three of them ...
The US Army is developing precision-guided 155mm rounds that are longer range than existing shells and able to conduct combat missions in a GPS-denied war environment. The Precision Guidance Kit Modernization (PGK-M) is now being developed to replace the standard PGK rounds, which consist of ...
At the American Astronomical Society's 231st meeting, in Washington, D.C. earlier this month, Keith Gendreau, principal investigator for NASA's Neutron-star Interior Composition Explorer (NICER) mission described something remarkable: the first successful demonstration of a system to use pulsars for ...
NASA engineers have developed a somewhat similar approach—recently demonstrated in an X-ray navigation experiment called Station Explorer for X-ray Timing and Navigation Technology (SEXTANT). But it's not for guiding ships through the night; it's for guiding unmanned robotic spacecraft through ...
HERE's next-generation in-dash navigation technology will debut this year in Audi's new A8 sedan and the 2019 Porsche Cayenne. The A8 will, among other things, use HERE technology to learn a driver's route preferences, and then make more informed route suggestions. Drivers can use the HERE ...
The navigation system, called the Station Explorer for X-ray Timing and Navigation Technology, or SEXTANT, was able to locate the spacecraft to within 10 km. This level of accuracy is comparable with traditional navigation techniques for space probes in the outer Solar System, where signals from Earth's ...
US and Canada test out satellite navigation technology fast replacing radar. 7. SHARES. Facebook · Twitter · Google+; Pinterest; LinkedIn · Digg · Del · StumbleUpon · Tumblr · VKontakte; Print; Email; Flattr · Reddit · Buffer; Love This; Weibo · Pocket · Xing · Odnoklassniki · ManageWP.org · WhatsApp ...
In November, the telescopes went from serving as science instruments to operating as navigational tools, thanks to the Station Explorer for X-ray Timing and Navigation Technology (SEXTANT) experiment. While ancient mariners navigated the seas using conventional sextants with any known star, the new ...
So with motion sparing devices and the robotic navigation technology, Dr. Mouw feels that, "ROC-LA offers the most advanced spinal technology for any outpatient center in the nation." Dr. Garrett Matsunaga, Director of Robotics at Robotics Outpatient Center, Los Angeles: ROC-LA, who has performed over ...
NICER, along with its sister experiment called SEXTENT (Station Explorer for X-ray Timing and Navigation Technology) were brought to the ISS in June 2017 aboard SpaceX's eleventh Dragon cargo resupply mission. For the test, conducted in November of last year, the research teams showed that ...
Location and navigation technology solutions provider, MapmyIndia, will soon be entering into two-wheeler navigation segment. “We have already tied up with a major automotive industry player in the two-wheeler segment to provide software and maps for two-wheelers. They will announce details soon,'' ...
With the help of an enhancement known as the Station Explorer for X-ray Timing and Navigation Technology (aka Sextant), Nicer was able to determine the station's position in Earth's orbit to within roughly three miles—while it was traveling in excess of 17,000 miles per hour. But pulsar navigation's ...
The X-ray guidance system was successfully tested during the Station Explorer for X-ray Timing and Navigation Technology (SEXTANT) experiment. Using pulsars timed down to the millisecond, the test craft relied on X-rays to pinpoint the location of a space object moving at thousands of miles per hour.
The team of NASA engineers who carried out the demonstration is called Station Explorer for X-ray Timing and Navigation Technology, or SEXTANT. They showed that 'millisecond pulsars could be used to accurately determine the location of an object moving at thousands of miles per hour in space.
Situm, a Santiago de Compostela, Spain-based provider of indoor positioning and navigation technology platform, closed a funding round of undisclosed amount. Amadeus Venture, the corporate venture arm of Amadeus IT group, made the investment, along with Unirisco and Xesgalicia. The company will ...
GLASGOW Airport is planning to change flight paths which would reduce delays for planes in and out of the airport. The airport is consulting on the changes which will see 50 year old technology replaced with satellite navigation for aircraft approaching the runway. It is envisaged that the changes will ...
With GPS it's harder than ever to get lost here on Earth, but deep space is a different story. Mind-boggling distances, three-dimensional travel and a lack of obvious landmarks all complicate spacecraft navigation. Pulsars have been proposed as a solution in the past, and now a NASA team has ...
In the experiment testing the system, known as Station Explorer for X-ray Timing and Navigation Technology (SEXTANT), Mitchell and his team used millisecond pulsars to pinpoint an object traveling through space at thousands of miles per hour. That's comparable to how GPS uses its 24 satellites to give ...
NICER, along with its sister experiment called SEXTENT (Station Explorer for X-ray Timing and Navigation Technology) were brought to the ISS in June 2017 aboard SpaceX's eleventh Dragon cargo resupply mission. For the test, conducted in November of last year, the research teams showed that ...
NICER, along with its sister experiment called SEXTENT (Station Explorer for X-ray Timing and Navigation Technology) were brought to the ISS in June 2017 aboard SpaceX's eleventh Dragon cargo resupply mission. For the test, conducted in November of last year, the research teams showed that ...


 

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