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Science
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
14 hours ago   (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...
02 November 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
GPS week number rollover problems »
Some older GPS receivers may fail on 3 November 2019 due to GPS week rollover problems. The second GPS week numbe...
21 October 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Orionid meteor shower »
The annual shower of Orionid meteors is at its peak on 21-22 October. The meteors normally appear between 2 Octob...

RIN
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....
08 February 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
RIN Fellow and author Dr John Blake features in The Guardian weekly science podcast »
Where on earth is North? - Science weekly podcast via The Guardian The north magnetic pole is moving, fast. So quickly...

Maritime
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...
24 October 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Arctic Shipping Route Ruled Out on Environmental Concerns »
Navigating using the new Northern Sea route through the Bering Strait has become increasingly feasible due to melting of t...
17 October 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MOL and OKI to Launch Joint Study of Bird's-eye View Monitoring System on a Tugboat »
Japanese shipping line Mitsui OSK Lines (MOL) and Oki Electric Industry have joined forces to start a joint study on the u...
07 October 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Marine Accident Investigation Bureau Report: Grounding of General Cargo Vessel Priscilla »
This newly published report from the Marine Accident Investigation Bureau (MAIB) concerns the grounding of a general cargo...

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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