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The Imminent Danger of GPS Jamming and How to Stop It

The Imminent Danger of GPS Jamming and How to Stop It

The GPS (Global Positioning System) has quickly become an essential tool for security systems around the world since its inception. Able to provide accurate location information at any given time, GNSS/GPS systems are invaluable to militaries, governments, and other...

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Military GPS Is Not Necessarily More Accurate than Civilian GPS

Military GPS Is Not Necessarily More Accurate than Civilian GPS

The Global Positioning System (GPS) is a series of orbiting satellites that provides precise navigational data to military and civilian users around the world. The U.S. Air Force operates the GPS Master Control Station from the 50th Space Wing at the Schriever Air...

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The Dawn of Autonomous Cars: A Wild Reality

The Dawn of Autonomous Cars: A Wild Reality

At the height of the 2002 British TV show Top Gear’s popularity, the series showcased the birth of true autonomous driving. The show’s viewers got to see the Terramax, the early realization of the driverless army-type truck, in a race against a Range Rover across the...

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First Responders’ First Weapon: A Better Navigation Tool

First Responders’ First Weapon: A Better Navigation Tool

When it comes to pinpointing aspects of modern life that could use better navigation tools, we don’t have to look too far. Take rescue efforts in metropolitan areas, for instance; specifically, the case of first responders such as firefighters. It’s a struggle to...

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GNSS-INS: Where There Are No Pioneers

GNSS-INS: Where There Are No Pioneers

It’s no secret that some objects need no reinvention. The wheel is a perfect example; it has been a staple in human civilizations for millennia. Gold also passes as one of immaculate value. In the navigation world, only one thing can come close to this status: the...

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The Future of GPS and Location Technology

The Future of GPS and Location Technology

There are two major location technologies in use today, namely, the global navigation satellite system (GNSS) and the global positioning system (GPS). In their current iterations, both systems are already useful to both individuals and large corporations, but they’re...

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Unmanned Race: GPS in Remote Areas

Unmanned Race: GPS in Remote Areas

Everyone can agree that remote areas of the world would be a lot less intimidating if we could somehow navigate through these places with some form of ease. It seems like a tall order, but, with all the developments made by companies that aim to bring the world to us,...

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GPS: Not Just For Finding Your Way

GPS: Not Just For Finding Your Way

CAST Navigation prides itself on helping the world’s developers of accurate navigation systems fine-tune their technology. Our simulators aid them in doing so, by allowing real-world, repetitive testing. As a result, many people also believe that GPS is all about...

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