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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.

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Royal Institute of Navigation news

  • A UK rival to Galileo?
  • 25 April 2018
  • The Financial Times has reported that UK may launch a rival GNSS to Galileo. The paper states that, in light of disagreement over attempts to restrict national...
  • New satellite-based ground motion surveys
  • 18 April 2018
  • A UK company has developed a technique that can identify and monitor very precise surface ground vertical movement. Founded in 2015, Geomatic Ventures Ltd (GVL) GVL have developed a unique Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar (InSAR) technique known as Intermittent Small Baseline Subset (ISBAS) that can identify and monitor very precise surface ground movements as an early warning system for a range of industries....