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Directions 2021: BDS marches to new era of global services

On July 31, 2020, BDS-3, the global version of the BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS), was formally commissioned, marking the completion of its three-step development process. BDS enters a new era of global services. With the principle of “serving the world and benefiting mankind,” …
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Raytheon’s GPS OCX passes cybersecurity tests

System prevented broadcast of corrupt navigation, timing data. Raytheon Company's GPS Next-Generation Operational Control System, known as GPS OCX, has completed several cybersecurity vulnerability assessments that tested the system's ability to defend against both internal and external …