Europe launches Galileo navigation satellites amid Brexit row

Europe launched four more Galileo satellites on Wednesday, taking the number in orbit to 26 and moving a step closer to having its own navigation system, just as the program has become the latest flashpoint in Brexit negotiations.


Reuters: Science News

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Book 172 U.S. Army Map Reading and Navigation

Book 172 U.S. Army Map Reading and Navigation

Book – U.S. Army Map Reading and Navigation. Model: BK172. 14 chapters. Covers every aspect of map reading and land navigation, and includes the basics of map care, map symbols, military symbols, grid reference systems, and interpretation of aerial photographs. Covers land navigation on varying terrains, at disparate elevations, and in extreme scenarios – desert, mountains, jungle, arctic and urban terrains. Helpful diagrams and illustrations. Softcover.
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Garmin Edge 810 Performance and Navigation Bundle Cycling Computer Color Black

Garmin Edge 810 Performance and Navigation Bundle Cycling Computer Color Black


This is Your Edge The touchscreen Garmin Edge 810 Cycling Computer is designed for the cyclist who wants it all – navigation and advanced training capabilities in 1 device. Connected features through your smartphone include live tracking, social media sharing and weather. The 810 is compatible with optional detailed street or TOPO maps, so it can guide you during touring, commuting or other activities requiring onboard maps and navigation. Because it’s GPS-enabled, Edge 810 provides accurate data and navigation capabilities, anywhere in the world. Track Every Detail – In addition to mapping, Edge 810 records distance, speed metrics, ascent/descent, grade and more. It’s also compatible with ANT+(TM) sensors that measure heart rate^2, speed/cadence^2 and power^3. Activity profiles let you customize data fields and device settings based on cycling activity, such as road, mountain or touring. Switch profiles with a simple swipe of the touchscreen and the 810 will be set up to show the data for that ride. Get Connected – Edge 810 offers a suite of connected features when paired with your smartphone (iOS(R) or Android(TM)) and the Garmin Connect(TM) Mobile app. Get comprehensive, accurate ride data from a dedicated device, while saving your phone battery. Edge tracks the data and sends it to your phone using Bluetooth(R). Stay connected and share all the details of your ride with friends, family and social media. Post an update immediately after your ride or race. Create the posts via your smartphone, and the ride data’s already there, thanks to the interface with Garmin Connect Mobile. Live Tracking – Live Tracking lets friends and family follow your races and training activities in real time. Invite followers using email or social media, and they can view your live data on Garmin Connect. Once they get your email invite, they can follow and see your stats and location on the map. Weather – Get real-time weather conditions, forecasts and alerts (in areas with coverage) directly on the Edge 810 when paired with a smartphone and the Garmin Connect Mobile app. Your smartphone stays safe and dry, while the weather data you need is right at your fingertips. Wireless Data Transfers – Instantly store, share and analyze every detail of your ride. Using Garmin Connect Mobile, you can wirelessly upload completed activities from your device as soon as you are finished. Activities can be automatically or manually uploaded. Once your ride has posted to Garmin Connect, your own “connections” can view them. You can also search your courses and workouts stored at Garmin Connect, download to your smartphone, then send directly to your Edge 810 – wirelessly. You can then navigate to the start of the course and use the Virtual Partner(R) feature on your Edge to race your previous activities in real time. Purpose-Built Bike Computer – Edge 810 is rugged and waterproof, and has up to a 17-hour battery life. The touchscreen is easy to operate, even with a gloved finger and when wet. Mounting options include a new out-front mount^2 for heads-up positioning and a standard quarter-turn mount. Connected features such as live tracking, send/receive courses, social media sharing and weather Built-in basemap and optional detailed maps Distance, speed, ascent/descent and GPS position Optional heart rate, speed/cadence and power Wireless data transfers to Garmin Connect Activity profiles store preferences for different cycling activities What’s in the Box? Edge 810 Mounts (standard and out-front) Premium heart rate monitor Speed/cadence sensor Data card preloaded with City Navigator(R) for US, Canada and Puerto Rico street maps (maps on a preloaded data card cannot be copied or viewed on a computer) USB cable AC charger Manual When paired with compatible iOS or Android device. ^2Included with some models, sold separately on others. ^3When paired with ANT+ power meter. Color Black
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Z18 7-Inch GPS Navigation Driving Safety Warning Device Vehicle Camera Car Recorder DVR

Z18 7-Inch GPS Navigation Driving Safety Warning Device Vehicle Camera Car Recorder DVR


Z18 16G 7-Inch Intelligent Android GPS Navigation Driving Safety Warning Device Vehicle Camera Car Recorder DVR Wi-Fi Features: 160 Degree Wide Angle. Online upgrade at real-time. Automatic night vision fill light. Automatic recording navigation trail. Capacitive screen  and 7 inch, ultra-thin. Use intelligent Android OS,bu ilt-in WIFI module. Intelligent A8 chip, 1G principal frequency, 512M cache. Support navigation and driving record at the same time. Cycle recording,support automatic or manual locking image. Built-in 16GB storage memory and TF card support up to 32GB. It can visit the website,download  files  and whtch video online through connect to  Wi-FI. FM transmitter is the navigator's voice through radio transmission frequency to your car stereo, bringing powerful sound experience. Specification: Model Z18 Multifunctional navigation Colour Black Material Capacitive touch screen Style External portable navigation Screen Size 7 inch   16:9 Supply Voltage 12V Resolution 800×480 PositionaI Accuracy 1 m Storage Build-in 16G,TF card support up to 32GB Night Vision Yes Wi-Fi Yes G-Sensor Yes GPS Module The main chip built-in navigation module Built-in high sensitive antenna 24 satellite channel OS Android 4.0 RAM 512M GPS Chip Atlas SIRF IV Highly Sensitive CPS Chip FM launch Function The GPS voice is transmitted to the car stereo via wireless radio frequency Video AVI/ASF/MP4 and other formats Audio                                         MP3/WAV and other formats Photos and E-books JPG/GIF/BMP/PNG/TXT Package Included: 1 X Navigation 1 X USB Cable 1 X Car Charger 1 X Stand
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AR Navigation Supplies MBO-2 Rotating Mountain Bike Map Holder – FREE MPGEAR UTM GRID READER

AR Navigation Supplies MBO-2 Rotating Mountain Bike Map Holder – FREE MPGEAR UTM GRID READER


Bike-O, Adventure Race, or Bike Tour with the MBO-2 Rotating Mountain Bike Map Holder. This lightweight map holder features a strong quick release bracket, rotating non-magnetic plate and map securing bungee cords.

Use this USARA tested bike holder in your next adventure race.

1. Size: 9″ x 9″
2. Weight: Approx. 8 oz.
3. Quick release clamp
4. 3-position height adjustment
List Price: $ 55.00
Price: $ 49.50

AR Navigation Supplies MBO-2 Rotating Mountain Bike Map Holder – FREE MPGEAR UTM GRID READER

AR Navigation Supplies MBO-2 Rotating Mountain Bike Map Holder – FREE MPGEAR UTM GRID READER


Bike-O, Adventure Race, or Bike Tour with the MBO-2 Rotating Mountain Bike Map Holder. This lightweight map holder features a strong quick release bracket, rotating non-magnetic plate and map securing bungee cords.

Use this USARA tested bike holder in your next adventure race.

1. Size: 9″ x 9″
2. Weight: Approx. 8 oz.
3. Quick release clamp
4. 3-position height adjustment
List Price: $ 55.00
Price: $ 49.50