THE STATE OF GPS : APPLICATIONS EXPAND, BUT LONG-TERM FUTURE OF GPS MAY BE IN QUESTION

This article examines issues which may be jeopardizing the long-term future of Global Positioning System (GPS). A background overview of GPS is given, and successful applications of GPS, particularly in automatic vehicle location (AVL), are discussed. However, issues such as the lack of single, consensus-backed GPS management agency and problems regarding signal accuracy, may threaten the future of GPS.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Publication Date: January/February 2000
  • Authors:
    • Kelley, Tom
  • Publication Date: 2000

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00793385
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: UC Berkeley Transportation Library
  • Files: PATH
  • Created Date: Jun 13 2000 12:00AM