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2009-05-11 05:30:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., and BEIJING, May 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) and the China Aerospace Science & Industry Academy of Information Technology (CASIC-IT) announced today that they have signed a definitive agreement to form a joint venture in China.

2009-04-15 15:18:17

A rain of navigation signals falls constantly upon the Earth from GPS and the initial satellites in Europe's Galileo system, enabling an ever-increasing number of positioning and guidance services.

2009-04-15 02:00:00

China said it launched a second navigation satellite into orbit Wednesday. China used a Long March-311 rocket to put the Compass-G2 global navigation satellite into space.

2009-03-24 05:30:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) announced today the availability of its Trimble(R) VRS Now(TM) H-Star(TM) service in northern Illinois and eastern Iowa.

2009-03-02 03:41:00

MOSCOW, March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- On May 12, 2009, concurrently with the exhibition "Communication-Expocom-2009," the main event in the field of navigation in Russia is to take place at the CEC Expocentre - an international congress-exhibition project "Navigation systems, technologies and services." The major goal of the project is informing the wide audience both in Russia and abroad of innovation technologies in the field of satellite navigation. Two important activities are to take...

2009-02-26 06:08:00

MOSCOW, February 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The international exhibition Sviaz-Expocomm-2009, which is to take place at Expocentre in May 12 - 15, 2009, has got official support of the Ministry of Telecommunications and Mass Communications of the Russian Federation. The Minister of Communications Igor Shchegolev assumes that "the exhibition possesses impressive potential and is worthy of support as one of the most significant branch forums." The exhibition is also being held under the...

2009-01-30 15:08:01

Russia has launched its first rocket of the year, carrying a research satellite as its payload, a space agency spokesman said Friday. The launch of the Cyclone-3 rocket from the Plesetsk space center in northwest Russia originally was scheduled for Thursday, but was delayed for technical reasons, the Russian news agency RIA Novosti reported. The Coronas-Photon satellite, which will study the sun from near-Earth orbit, is the third of three satellite placed in orbit under Russia's Coronas...

2009-01-20 05:31:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) introduced today its latest Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) guidance product that offers a wide range of precision agriculture applications in a single package.

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