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GPS III Core Structure
The core structure of the GPS III Non-Flight Satellite Testbed (GNST) stands vertical in Lockheed Martin’s GPS III Processing Facility. Learn more at www.lockheedmartin.com/gps
US Air Force Awards Lockheed Martin Contracts to Begin Work on Next Set of GPS III Satellites
DENVER, Feb. 25, 2013 — The U.S. Air Force has awarded Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] two fixed-price contracts totaling $120 million to procure long-lead parts for the fifth, sixth, seventh, and eigh…
History of GPS Navigation - From 1761 to the Modern Day
Read the history of GPS navigation and systems starting from the early seafarers all the way through to the 21st century developments and history of GPS applications.
GPS Versus Galileo – A Comparison Between the Two
There was a time when people didn’t know if earth was round! They were under the misconception that if they travelled too long, they might come to the end of the world and fall into nothingness! Later we found that earth is round and there are other ‘...
How Does My Navigation System Know Where I Am?
“Take a left, then a right, keep going until you see McDonalds on your left…. No wait - take the left instead of the right!” If you’ve ever had the pleasure of having to make sense of this confusing dialogue or indeed if you’ve ever baffled some...
What is GPS?
GPS is a short form for Global Position System. It relates to system of receivers and satellites which let people and devices pin point their location precisely anywhere on Earth. GPS system relies…