Tag: GPS

  • Update to US Maritime Advisory on GPS Interference in Mediterranean Sea & Suez Canal

    September 24: The following is US Maritime Advisory 2019-013, advising of GPS interference in the eastern/central Mediterannean Sea and Suez Canal: 1. Reference: U.S. Maritime Alerts 2018-004A, 2018-004B, 2018-008A. 2. […]

  • Russia, tankers & GPS

    In June, 37,000-tonne tanker vanished from GPS off the Russian coast. All the evidence points to Russia. But what’s really going on? When a tanker vanishes, all the evidence points […]

  • Black Sea shenanigans?

    Mass GPS Spoofing Attack in Black Sea? By┬áDana Goward An apparent mass and blatant, GPS spoofing attack involving over 20 vessels in the Black Sea last month has navigation experts […]

  • Back to the future

    US Navy recruits to learn how to navigate using the stars as America grows increasingly worried about possible hacking of computer navigation systems US navy returns to celestial navigation amid […]

  • Maritime Cyber Security Threats

    Confronting shipping’s latest challenge. Combatting Maritime Cyber Security Threats By Captain Emil Muccin The U.S. Executive Branch has declared that the cyber threat is one of the most serious economic […]

  • Technology Will be Used to Combat Piracy

    Lifesaving Technology Will be Used to Combat Numerous Piracy Attacks Globalstar and VehSmart to Outfit Ecuadorian Fishing Fleet With 4,000 Globalstar SmartOne Satellite Tracking Devices Globalstar, Inc., the leader in […]

  • GPS gadgets to help Tamil fishermen

    Following attacks on fishermen, allegedly by the Sri Lankan Navy, GPS equipment is being fitted on boats to help them navigate the Sri Lanka, India border. GPS gadgets on boats […]

  • Galileo Milestone

    With applications in areas as diverse as SAR, active vessel traffic management, port approach and ship-to-shore coordination, the Galileo European Navigation Satellite System is destined to play a major role […]