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News - 2008

VT awarded DGPS contract - Tue, 28 Oct 2008

VT Communications has been awarded a contract for the upgrading and enhancement of the 14 DGPS reference stations provided by the General Lighthouse Authorities of UK and Ireland.... Read more >>

Plan for the future of Visual Aids to Navigation - Wed, 14 May 2008

Plan for the future of Visual Aids to Navigation is launched... Read more >>

GLAs welcome the European eLoran Forum's document - Thu, 24 Apr 2008

General Lighthouse Authorities welcome the European eLoran Forum's document on securing positioning, navigation and timing for Europe's future... Read more >>

GLAs welcome US decision about eLoran - Mon, 25 Feb 2008

The General Lighthouse Authorities of the United Kingdom and Ireland (GLAs) today applaud the US decision to implement Enhanced Loran (eLoran) in the US as a complement to the Global Positioning System (GPS), particularly in the event of an outage or disruption in service.... Read more >>


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