News - 27 Apr 2022
Superior Sensor Technology today announced their ND Series pressure sensors offer advanced air measurement capability that greatly improve the speed and altitude control of drones or unmanned...
News - 20 Aug 2011
Ohio State University scientists, aiming to correct GPS errors have created software which would measure accurately the altitude of mountainous regions.
The initial tests have been carried out for...
News - 3 Apr 2010
KVH Industries has recently launched the CG-5100 Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU).
This low-cost and versatile solution is ideally suited for autonomous vehicle, stabilization and navigational...
News - 29 Jul 2010
The G shock Riseman watch from Casio contains built-in sensors to measure altitude, temperature, and barometric pressure. The watch shows the value measured on the display panel. These features make...
News - 13 Apr 2015
In 1997 when the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission, or TRMM, was launched, its mission was scheduled to last just a few years. Now, 17 years later, the TRMM mission has come to an end. NASA and the...
News - 28 Feb 2014
NASA researchers are part of an international team working to improve aviation safety by studying high altitude ice crystals during a flight campaign now under way in Darwin, Australia.
News - 14 Nov 2013
When the Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution Mission launches in November to study why the Red Planet is losing its atmosphere, one of its instruments will look to electrically charged particles...
News - 14 Mar 2014
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd., the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced a comprehensive radar altimeter solution that expands upon Garmin’s high-performance,...
News - 5 Jan 2017
Superior altitude tracking for consumer devices
Flexible and ideally suited for a wide range of altitude tracking applications
Improved accuracy and smaller footprint than its previous...
News - 6 Oct 2014
Leica Geosystems’ RCD30 Penta Oblique system is now available with new optics. Compared to the previous configuration, consisting of lenses with 50 mm focal length for nadir and...