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Galileo Satellites Achieve First Airborne Tracking
2013-12-12 10:18:44

ESA ESA’s Galileo satellites have achieved their very first aerial fix of longitude, latitude and altitude, enabling the inflight tracking of a test aircraft. ESA’s four Galileo satellites in orbit have supported months of positioning tests on the ground across Europe since the very first fix back in March. Now the first aerial tracking using Galileo has taken place, marking the first time ever that Europe has been able to determine the position of an aircraft using only its own...

2013-12-05 23:30:45

World’s first Wi-Fi enabled Inmarsat IsatPhone Docking Kit to connect to email, web, weather, social media, blogging and GPS tracking services. Maryville, TN and Miami, FL (PRWEB) December 05, 2013 SatStation, providers of satellite phone docking kits and accessories, and RedPort Global, the leader in advancing satellite data speeds and services, today announced the world’s first Inmarsat IsatPhone Pro Docking Kit with an embedded RedPort Optimizer satellite firewall and Wi-Fi router....

2013-12-03 23:28:03

Rather than induce any more stress into our lives, the Austrian hardware startup Locca has created a GPS locator to relocate stolen or missing cars. The tracking device called a LoccaPhone was developed to detect a car over thousands of kilometers away via a smartphone app for iOS, Android and Windows Phone. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 In the United States where 1.2 cars are stolen for every 1,000 insured vehicles, it is not always a matter of whether a car has been stolen...


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lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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