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Wednesday, September 4th, 2013

Three Charged in Glonass Embezzlement

Three senior managers were charged with embezzling $3.2 million allocated for the Glonass satellite navigation program, a spokesman for the Russian Investigative Committee said. Glonass, or Global Navigation Satellite System, which was officially launched in 1993, is Russia's answer to the U.S....

Monday, September 2nd, 2013

GNSS Advances, Despite Setbacks

After several years of anticipation, the planned earth-girdling network of five global navigation satellite system (GNSS) constellations is taking tangible form in space. Two of them–America’s GPS and Russia’s Glonass–are already fully operational. Glonass reached that goal...

Monday, August 26th, 2013

CHC Introduces the LT400HS GNSS Handheld

CHC today announced the availability of the LT400HS a rugged 120-channel GPS+GLONASS Handheld Receiver designed to achieve sub-meter SBAS positioning to centimeter accuracy in RTK networks. The LT400HS is the most cost-effective and powerful GNSS Solution for...

Thursday, August 1st, 2013

Lawmakers Oppose Roskosmos Funding Reduction and GLONASS System Scrapping

Lawmakers are anxious about budget sequestration for GLONASS system. “A cut in GLONASS federal program funding will lead to a reduction of the orbital grouping system below acceptable levels, amid working GPS and Galileo systems and developing...

Friday, July 12th, 2013

Russia to Replace Lost Satellites this Fall

Russia will send two more communications satellites into orbit to replace the three lost in a recent launch mishap, an official said Tuesday. "We are planning to launch two satellites from the Plesetsk space center to replenish...

Thursday, July 11th, 2013

Report: Upside-down Sensors Toppled Russian Rocket

A report from Russian Space Web says investigators have traced the problem to a series of sensors that were apparently upside down. The so-called angular velocity sensors were a critical part of the circuitry that kept the...

Friday, July 5th, 2013

Russia’s Glonass Satnav Goes Global Again

Russia has put into operation one of its four orbiting reserve satellites to reestablish global coverage provided by its Glonass navigation system, Russian space officials said Thursday. Global coverage was interrupted on Monday when Glonass-M satellite #...

Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013

Russia Loses $200 mln Navigation Satellites as Launch Ends in Flames

A Russian rocket carrying three navigation satellites worth around $200 million crashed shortly after lift-off from the Russian-leased Baikonur launch facility in Kazakhstan on Tuesday after its engines suddenly switched off. The accident led to a large...

Monday, June 10th, 2013

Russia Set to Launch Four Glonass Satellites

Russia has plans to launch four more satellites for the Global Navigation Satellite System (Glonass) by this year-end, the Aerospace Defence Forces head said Saturday. The Glonass, officially launched in 1993, is Russia's answer to the US...

Friday, May 31st, 2013

Billions Embezzled from GLONASS Center Construction Project

The Federal Security Service has revealed that billions of rubles have been embezzled from the construction of the GLONASS center in Korolyov, a town outside Moscow, Izvestia daily reports on Thursday. Construction of the GLONASS satellite navigation...

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