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Science
19 January 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Total lunar eclipse »
Early on Monday 21 January UK will see a total lunar eclipse, also known as a ‘Blood Moon’. The total lunar eclip...
13 January 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
World Magnetic Model to have unscheduled update »
Unpredicted and unpredictable behaviour of the Earth’s magnetic core since 2014 has led to an additional release of the Mo...
14 August 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Global variability of navigation ability »
A fascinating study of how human spatial ability is dependent on age, wealth and gender has been published. The r...
26 July 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
A Blood Moon »
A lunar eclipse will be visible over much of the Earth on 27 July Most of the Eastern Hemisphere will see part...

Drones
23 November 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Drones and aircraft fly safely together »
A demonstration at Manchester Airport has shown that drones can be flown safely alongside manned aircraft in controlled ai...

Space
27 January 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Galileo now replying to SOS messages worldwide »
Galileo, as well as providing global navigation, relays SOS messages to first responders. And, now the satellites will als...
20 January 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
First GPS III satellite activated »
On 13 January, USAF 2nd Space Operations Squadron (2SOPS) set Satellite Vehicle Number-74 as healthy and active. This sate...
12 December 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Successful GLONASS launch »
The 59th GLONASS satellite was launched on 11 December from the Plasetsk launch site. The launch had been delayed...
23 November 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
China launches pair of BeiDou satellites »
BeiDous -51 and -52 were launched from the Xichang Satellite Launch Centre at 0055 UTC on 22 November. The satellites were...
12 November 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Galileo's Summer problems »
The Resilient Navigation & Timing (RNT) Foundation has found a partial explanation of Galileo's extended outage in Jul...

RIN
16 January 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nominations for IAIN Awards invited »
The International Association of Institutes of Navigation has invited individuals and organisations to nominate candidates...
09 December 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ADMIRAL SIR JOHN KERR GCB DL FRIN »
We are very sad to announce that Admiral Sir John Beverly Kerr GCB DL (Qual N 1964) passed away on 2 Dec aged 82. John...
17 July 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Peter Francis Charles Griffiths »
We are sorry to report that Peter Griffiths (member 1973, fellow 1982) has died at the age of 92. He had been suffering fo...
23 April 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sir Robin Knox-Johnston FRIN celebrating his 50th Year Anniversary »
Sir Robin Knox-Johnston, FRIN, celebrating his 50th year anniversary on the 22nd April of becoming the first person t...
21 March 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sailing Into History - Sir Robin Knox-Johnston FRIN 50th Anniversary »
"Sailing Into History" - Sir Robin Knox-Johnston FRIN re-lives sailing single-handed, non-stop, around the world....

Maritime
12 February 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Grounding of ro-ro freight vessel Seatruck Performance »
Location: Carlingford Lough, Northern Ireland. Published 6 February 2020 From: Marine Accident Investigation Branc...
27 January 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
Autonomous Shipping: Balancing Crew and Technology »
An article from new.abb.com featuring two leading experts (ABB Marine & Ports’ Eero Lehtovaara and Lloyd’s Register’...
23 December 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
China's first autonomous cargo ship completes debut trip »
China's first domestically developed autonomous cargo ship, the M/V Jindouyun 0 Hao, completed its maiden voyage afte...
04 December 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Report on the collision between the frigate HNoMS Helge Ingstad and the oil tanker Sola TS »
Part one of the report on the collision on 8 November 2018 between the frigate HNoMS Helge Ingstad and the oil tanker Sola...
01 November 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Report on the grounding of container ship Leda Maersk, Otago Lower Harbour, 10 June 2018 »
A report has just been released on the grounding of container ship Leda Maersk in Otago Lower Harbour on 10 June 2018. The...

Aviation
20 August 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
RAF Aerosystems Course Graduation »
On 25 July, a graduation ceremony for 49 Aerosystems Course was held in the Officers’ Mess at RAF Boscombe Down, Salisbury...

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