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Science
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
22 August 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Successful GPS III launch »
The second Lockheed Martin GPS III satellite was finally launched from Cape Canaveral on 22 August, having been delayed fr...
19 August 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
UK GNSS jamming trials start »
Ground-based GPS jammers will be operating from the Stanford Training Area (STANTA), near Thetford, Norfolk. The...
18 August 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
UK seeking Galileo replacement partners »
UK is reported to be seeking an alliance with its ‘Five Eyes’ security partners to launch a satellite positioning system a...
25 July 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Today’s GPS launch postponed »
The launch of the second GPS III satellite from Cape Canaveral, scheduled for 25 July, has been put back to 22 August at t...
18 July 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Galileo Initial Services restored »
The European GNSS Service Centre reports that Galileo Initial Services have been restored, although some fluctuations may...

RIN
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...
25 December 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Year Message »
New Year Message Season’s Greeting and Happy New Year to you and your families, on behalf of all at the Royal Institute...

Maritime
10 September 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
IMO Maritime Safety – New and Revised Circulars »
Several New or Revised Circulars were issued by the International Maritime Organization Maritime Safety Committee and Sub-...
06 September 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Norwegian Navy Navigates Vessel to the North Pole for the First Time »
  The KV Svalbard reaches the North Pole, August 21, 2019. Photo courtesy Norwegian Coast Guard As part of...
28 August 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
France and India developing "real-time" satellite based AIS vessel and oil slick tracking systems »
India and the French Space Agency (CNES) are developing a "real-time" satellite based AIS (Automatic Identification System...
16 August 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Warning of GPS Spoofing Threat for Merchant Shipping »
On 7 August the US Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration issued a warning suggesting Iran is engaged in i...
24 July 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Investigating the Effects of Bridge Alarms – Survey Results »
A 2017/2018 survey has shown that frequently sounding alarms and poorly designed alarm panels in Ship Wheelhouses is causi...

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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