The European contribution to a global civil navigation satellite system

@inproceedings{Hartl1996TheEC,
  title={The European contribution to a global civil navigation satellite system},
  author={Pavel Hartl and Michael Wlaka},
  year={1996}
}
Abstract Space technology revolutionizes navigation. It will become the method for any task of position, velocity, range determination and time distribution. The existing navigation satellite systems of the USA (GPS) and of Russia (GLONASS) are military systems. They only partly meet the requirements of civil safety critical applications. A global civil navigation satellite system (GNSS) is required. The European Union (EU) has recognized the importance of satellite based navigation and its… CONTINUE READING