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Science
27 May 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Geospatial Systems – 3x 4-year PhD Studentships »
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Geospatial Systems – 3x 4-year PhD Studentships Closing date: Tuesday 30th June 20...
21 June 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
OS-funded PhD at Nottingham in the Geospatial Systems CDT »
PhD on 3D Data Fusion of Complex Environments in the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Geospatial Systems funded by Or...
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...

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
01 July 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Successful GPS launch »
SpaceX has launched the third GPS III satellite from Cape Canaveral. The Falcon 9 rocket lifted off at 1610 local...
23 June 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
China completes BeiDou constellation »
The last 3rd-generation BDS-3 satellite required to complete full worldwide cover was launched on 23 June. Launc...
16 June 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Final BeiDou satellite launch delayed »
Launch of the BDS-3 satellite to complete BeiDou worldwide cover was due at 0211 UTC on 16 June. But the Long M...
29 April 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
GPS celebrates 25 years of operation »
GPS became fully operational on 27 April 1995.   On this date in 1995, the system reached full operational ca...
22 April 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
New GPS Performance Standard »
The USAF released the 5th Edition of the GPS Standard Positioning System (SPS) Performance Standard (PS) on 16 April....

RIN
20 April 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
Lieutenant Commander Alan Peacock MSc RN FRIN »
Lieutenant Commander Alan Peacock MSc RN FRIN, who has died aged 71 after a lengthy battle with mesothelioma, was a deep s...
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...

Maritime
29 June 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dutch Safety Board Issues Recommendation to Large Containerships »
The Dutch Safety Board has urged large containerships to avoid navigating through a shipping channel through an environm...
29 June 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Maritime & Coastguard Agency Post Implementation Review (P.I.R) »
The RIN recently received details of a voluntary questionnaire from the Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA) which you m...
17 June 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mars mission quantum tech gravity sensor to provide backup for Marine Navigation Satellite Systems »
The UK Quantum Technology Hub Sensors and Timing has awarded funding for research to improve the precision of maritime nav...
08 June 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Autonomously Navigated Vessels Help Scientists Estimate Fish Abundance While Protecting Human Health »
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Fisheries plans to use autonomous surface vehicles to help fill in...
29 May 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Successful test of remote navigation using manned Tug across Tokyo Bay »
Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK) and three of its group companies have successfully tested the remote navigation of a tugboat in...

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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