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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

  • New project to boost worldwide satnav accuracy
  • 13 February 2017
  • The EU-funded TREASURE project, led by the affiliated University of Nottingham, will combine all GNSS constellations. It will exploit all GNSS - GPS, GLONASS, The EU-funded TREASURE project, to be developed at prototype level, will benefit safety-critical activities such as aviation and maritime navigation, as well as high-accuracy-dependent applications such as offshore drilling, dredging, construction, agriculture and driverless cars and drones - to name a few....
  • Commercial Service for Galileo
  • 11 February 2017
  • Galileo Commercial Service will provide an additional navigation signal and added-value services on a different frequency. The European Commission and the European...
  • Prof John Kemp
  • 07 February 2017
  • We are very sad to report the death of Prof John F Kemp PhD HonFRIN FNI on 16 January. John was a Merchant Navy officer for 10 years from 1947, retiring as...