Skip to main content
The Journal of Navigation
  • ISSN: 0373-4633 (Print), 1469-7785 (Online)
  • Editor: Nick Randall MSc FRIN The Royal Institute of Navigation, UK
  • Editorial board
The Journal of Navigation contains original papers on the science of navigation by man and animals over land and sea and through air and space, including papers presented at meetings of the RIN, and from its special interest groups and other organisations associated with navigation. Papers cover every aspect of navigation, from the highly technical to the descriptive and historical. Subjects include electronics, astronomy, mathematics, cartography, command and control, psychology and zoology, operational research, risk analysis, theoretical physics, operation in hostile environments, instrumentation, ergonomics, financial planning and law.

Latest articles

Royal Institute of Navigation news

  • Opportunities at the University of Nottingham
  • 16 March 2018
  • Nottingham Geospatial Institute is seeking to fill an Associate Professor position and 2 PhD studentships. Our Affiliated University has a new academic opportunity They are seeking someone to join their Institute at a senior level, to expand and complement their GNSS and PNT activities....
  • Indoor navigation with no aids
  • 14 March 2018
  • Canadian company Mapsted have introduced an indoor pedestrian navigation system requiring no external aiding. The company claim to have created the only patented Mapsted explain that their core technology uses a complicated probabilistic framework to provide localisation and positioning using commercially available smart phones or devices....
  • EGNOS High Accuracy study launched
  • 10 March 2018
  • The EC, supportd by the GSA, has instigated the EGNOS High Accuracy (EGNOSHA) study. The EGNOSHA project is to determine under what conditions it would be beneficial...