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--NEW--. The President of the RIN expresses his personal views on various navigational matters
The Royal Institute of Navigation (RIN) is a learned society with charitable status. Formed in 1947, its aims have always been threefold: To unite all those with a professional or personal interest in any aspect of navigation in one unique body; To further the development of navigation in every sphere; And to increase public awareness of the art and science of navigation.
International Navigation Conference24 Feb 2015 08:45 - 26 Feb 2015 17:30ABSTRACT SUBMISSION - DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 24TH OCTOBER 2014!!The Royal Institute of Navigation is launching an exciting new international conference series.
The International Navigation Conference will tackle some of the biggest, most cutting-edge issues across all the domains of modern navigation: land, sea, air and space.
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GPS IIF-8 Launch
The next GPS launch is scheduled for 29 October from Cape Canaveral.
Successful Indian navsat launch
IRNSS-1C - the 3rd satellite in the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS) - was launched this morning.
Future GNSS launches
Seven navigation satellites are due to be launched over the next 6 months.
Galileo launch failure explained
The Independent Inquiry Board has announced definitive conclusions on the Fregat upper stage anomaly.