Latest GPS signals Stories

2011-06-30 09:51:00

Coalition Members Say Report Verifies LightSquared Plan Defies Laws of Physics; Call for Company to Move Completely Out of Band Adjacent to GPS WASHINGTON, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to a report submitted today to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) by an FCC-mandated technical working group on the potential for interference to Global Positioning Systems (GPS)by LightSquared's proposed broadband network, the "Coalition to Save Our GPS" issued the statements...

2011-06-27 14:25:00

Would Cause Harmful Interference for Millions of GPS Users WASHINGTON, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- LightSquared sought quick FCC action on its plans to deploy 40,000 ground stations and a tight deadline for conducting the industry's Technical Working Group study on the problem of interference with GPS signals.

2011-06-23 17:43:00

Amendment Offered by Representatives Austria and Yoder Passes in Unanimous Voice Vote WASHINGTON, June 23, 2011 - The U.S.

2011-06-23 12:05:00

The Three Dismiss Mitigation Proposals by LightSquared WASHINGTON, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Representatives of three members of the Coalition to Save Our GPS today called on Congress to put a stop to deployment of LightSquared's planned broadband network in spectrum that threatens to disrupt Global Positioning System (GPS) signals. In testimony prepared for delivery at a hearing of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Aviation and the Subcommittee on the...

2011-06-22 15:00:00

YARMOUTH, Maine, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- DeLorme, the innovation leader in navigation technology, today announced the Fall 2011 release of the DeLorme inReach, the first Iridium-based personal communicator to deliver two-way satellite text messaging and email; delivery confirmations; SOS capabilities; remote tracking, and an Android smartphone interface.

2011-06-22 13:08:00

MOLINE, Ill., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Deere & Company said today that a proposal under consideration by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) jeopardizes use of the Global Positioning System (GPS) in agriculture and construction equipment.

2011-06-22 10:02:00

3.3 Million U.S. Jobs and $96 Billion in Annual Direct Economic Benefits Are at Risk WASHINGTON, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 3.3 million U.S.

2011-06-09 16:15:00

Tests Confirm Planned Network Will Cause Substantial Interference WASHINGTON, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaking today at an event sponsored by the National Space-Based PNT Advisory Board, Jim Kirkland, Vice President and General Counsel of Trimble, a founding member of the "Coalition to Save Our GPS" sent a strong message to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC): "The test data discussed today makes clear that there is substantial interference to GPS if LightSquared turns...

2011-04-22 00:00:29

Seasoned executive/attorney to oversee data acquisition, compliance and vendor management Atlanta (PRWEB) April 21, 2011 L2C, Inc., a leader in delivering advanced consumer intelligence solutions, announced today that Keri McKeone has joined the company as vice president of data strategy.

2011-04-06 11:25:00

GPS signals across the US are threatened by a new, ultra-fast wireless Internet network that may interfere with everything from consumer navigation devices to police cars to airplanes.

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