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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

  • US legislates on eLoran
  • 21 May 2017
  • The US House of Representatives has directed the Secretary of Transportation to establish an eLoran system. On 19 May a bill was introduced into the House...
  • Remote ATC for London City
  • 20 May 2017
  • London City Airport is to introduce the UK’s first digital 'Local' air traffic control (ATC) tower. The airport is to become the first in UK to install a digital Many large airports have their 'Approach' controllers situated remotely - in England and Wales, situated at NATS HQ at Swanwick, Southampton....
  • Smaller aerials for eLoran transmitters
  • 09 May 2017
  • A US patent will see Loran LF antenna towers significantly lower in height than previously needed for identical coverage. Last month saw the Continental Electronics...