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Open PNT Industry Alliance Welcomes Echo Ridge as Newest Member

The Open PNT Industry Alliance — a coalition of manufacturers and service providers dedicated to helping their customers complement and augment GPS/GNSS by delivering alternative forms of positioning, navigation, and timing (PNT) — recently welcomed Echo Ridge (a Parsons Company) as its newest member. OPIA advocates to ensure that critical infrastructure owners and operators have

2022-05-10T08:42:01-04:00May 10th, 2022|

OPIA Statement on FY 2022 Appropriations Act

The Open PNT Industry Alliance is pleased by the approval of the Consolidated Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2022 (H.R. 2471) because it promotes robust positioning, navigation, and timing (PNT) technologies and preserves competition that drives innovation in the market. Specifically, the recently signed legislation provides important funding for PNT services and makes an important

2022-04-26T16:29:08-04:00April 26th, 2022|

Open PNT Industry Alliance Welcomes Geospatial Alpha as 20th Member

The Open PNT Industry Alliance — a coalition of manufacturers and service providers dedicated to helping their customers complement and augment GPS/GNSS by delivering alternative forms of positioning, navigation, and timing (PNT) — recently added Geospatial Alpha as its newest member. The alliance was launched one year ago with 10 members that represented multiple PNT

2022-05-10T08:43:12-04:00December 8th, 2021|

Open PNT Industry Alliance Welcomes Aloft Sensing as Newest Member

The Open PNT Industry Alliance — a coalition of manufacturers and service providers that have dedicated themselves to helping their customers complement and augment GPS/GNSS by delivering alternative forms of positioning, navigation, and timing (PNT) — recently added Aloft Sensing to its growing list of members. The companies in the alliance represent multiple PNT technologies, and

2021-08-31T16:34:09-04:00August 31st, 2021|

OPIA Featured in SpaceNews

The July 2021 edition of SpaceNews included a half-page story about the Open PNT Industry Alliance and it's efforts to promote a range of capable and diverse PNT technologies that meet the varying needs of critical infrastructure owners and operators and other organizations that rely on positioning, navigation, and timing information. The piece, entitled "PNT

2021-08-20T16:14:14-04:00August 20th, 2021|

Additional Companies Welcomed Into the Open PNT Industry Alliance

The Open PNT Industry Alliance (OPIA) recently accepted the following companies as its newest members: istlink Tallysman OPIA is a coalition of manufacturers and service providers that have dedicated themselves to helping their customers back up GPS/GNSS by delivering alternative forms of positioning, navigation, and timing (PNT). The companies in the alliance represent multiple PNT

2021-05-07T14:58:48-04:00May 7th, 2021|

More Companies Join the Open PNT Industry Alliance

The Open PNT Industry Alliance (OPIA) recently accepted the following companies as its newest members: Focus Telecom Ltd. Oscilloquartz (an ADVA company) ProTrack Ltd. OPIA is a coalition of manufacturers and service providers that have dedicated themselves to helping their customers back up GPS/GNSS by delivering alternative forms of positioning, navigation, and timing (PNT). The

2021-03-05T11:18:10-05:00March 5th, 2021|

Open PNT Industry Alliance Welcomes New Members

The Open PNT Industry Alliance (OPIA) recently accepted the following companies as its newest members: OshoCorp Global Pvt. Ltd. TrustPoint, Inc. Xona Space Systems, Inc. OPIA is a coalition of manufacturers and service providers that have dedicated themselves to helping their customers back up GPS/GNSS by delivering alternative forms of positioning, navigation, and timing (PNT).

2021-02-12T13:21:03-05:00February 4th, 2021|

Open PNT Industry Alliance Endorses U.S. DOT Report on PNT

Today the Open PNT Industry Alliance issued an endorsement of the U.S. Department of Transportation's Complementary Positioning, Navigation, and Timing (PNT) and GPS Backup Technologies Demonstration Report. The following key passage from the Conclusions and Recommendations section of DOT's report (p. 194) is quoted in the statement to underscore how the U.S. Government's own findings

2021-02-03T13:02:28-05:00February 3rd, 2021|