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August 17th, 2011
DARPA at Work on Satellite-Free Navigation

The U.S. military’s weapons and communications systems rely on global positioning data to determine their locations. But satellite navigation systems are becoming more susceptible to jamming during a conflict. To meet this challenge, the Defense Department’s research and development arm has launched a program to develop new technologies that would allow military gear to function and to know its location without the benefit of Global Positioning Satellite signals. Read More