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ESA launches 5G positioning, navigation and timing call

Friday 9 October 2020 | 14:21 CET | News
The European Space Agency (ESA) has launched a call for proposals to demonstrate the capabilities of new 5G networks to support positioning and timing applications. The agency said 5G will not only bring higher speed, larger traffic capacity and ultra low-latency communications, but will also usher in a range of possibilities for positioning, navigation and timing (PNT). In fact, 5G networks will not only allow new types of measurements made possible by advanced antennas and positioning signals at higher frequencies, they'll also bring enhanced connectivity to improve cloud-based positioning

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Companies: European Space Agency
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