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The Journal of Navigation
  • ISSN: 0373-4633 (Print), 1469-7785 (Online)
  • Editors: Nick Randall MSc FRIN The Royal Institute of Navigation, UK and Tony Fyler 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.

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Royal Institute of Navigation news

  • Impact of disruption to GNSS
  • 22 June 2017
  • A report on 'The economic impact on the UK of a disruption to GNSS' has been made widely available. The report, by London Economics (LE), has been commissioned...
  • The summer solstice
  • 21 June 2017
  • 21 June sees the Sun reach its furthest northerly latitude - the summer solstice. At 0424 UTC (~GMT = 0524 BST) on 21 June, the Sun reaches it furthest northerly...
  • TopNav Results
  • 18 June 2017
  • TopNav 2017 was flown in early May and marking is now complete. The annual visual navigation competition for private pilots, organised by the General Aviation...