With an assessment from the Office of the Director of National Intelligence that China and Russia will have kinetic anti-satellite weapons operational “in the next few years,” discussion about the vulnerability of GPS has reached a new plateau. To address the threat, the U.S. military and private sector already are using an alternative system to augment GPS for critical position, navigation and timing (PNT) applications. The Satellite Time and Location (STL) system, developed ...

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