GLONASS Earth station will be located in Venezuela

GLONASS Earth station will be located in Venezuela

The Earth station of the global satellite navigation system GLONASS will be located in Venezuela and has been published on the official website of the Roscosmos State Corporation.

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The BIS was developed by specialists from the Scientific and Production Corporation of Precious Equipment Systems, the station itself being a complement to the GLONASS system, and its purpose is to provide high-quality navigation to end-users using Precise Point Positioning technology.

The report states that BIS continuously monitors the open signals of satellites of GLONASS, GPS, Galileo and Beidou satellite systems in order to measure current navigation parameters, receive navigation messages from satellites and transmit measurements and navigation data to an online processing centre.