Tag Archives: global positioning system

Teletrac Navman Fleet Management Platform Receives FedRAMP Authority to Operate

Tracking software provider Teletrac Navman has received a provisional authority to operate for its fleet management platform under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program. The FedRAMP Joint Authorization Board granted Teletrac Navman's Director platform a P-ATO, designating the product as a secure, third-party cloud solution that can be used by federal government agencies, the company said Wednesday.

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CDM Smith Gets Contract Modification for NAVFAC Utilities Engineering Support

CDM Smith has secured a potential $33M contract modification to provide utilities engineering and management services at Naval Facilities Engineering Command installations worldwide. The company will also provide utility master plans, modeling, life cycle and safety hazard analysis, relay coordination, design, documentation, process development, organizational evaluation, risk assessment, training as well as creation of preventive maintenance plans, the Department of Defense said Thursday.

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Thales to Help NOAA Build Ground Terminal for Global Navigation Satellite System

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has selected Thales to build a facility at Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico for receiving and processing distress beacon signals from Global Navigation Satellite System satellites. Thales said Monday it will establish the Southwest USA Medium-Earth Orbit Local User Terminal to support NOAA’s Search …

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General Atomics Updates Remotely Piloted Aircraft Receivers for European Satellite Constellation Navigation

A General Atomics business has added a provision to the navigation receiver of a baseline remotely piloted aircraft to support connections with the European Union and the European Space Agency’s Galileo satellite constellation. The baseline MQ-9B initially used a triplex navigation platform compatible with the U.S. global positioning system and …

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Northrop Innovation Systems Sector to Evaluate Anti-Radiation Missile GPS Tech for Navy

Northrop Grumman‘s innovation systems sector, formerly called Orbital ATK, will evaluate the basic functions of global positioning system receivers for a medium-range tactical missile platform for the U.S. Navy under a $602,247 delivery order. The order falls under a basic ordering agreement and calls for the evaluation of Rockwell Collins‘ prototype NavStrike M-code GPS …

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PreTalen to Help USAF Further Develop Comms System Analysis Tool

PreTalen will continue to develop an automated platform for analyzing wireless communication systems under a $23.9 million contract from the U.S. Air Force. The company aims to incorporate a signals-based test framework into the Position Navigation and Time Autonomous Negotiator Applying Cognitive Effects-Based Analysis system, or PANACEA, the service branch said Thursday. USAF expects PreTalen to finish the …

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