Analysis of GPS Satellite Signals in the Canadian Arctic

Regions: North Slave Region

Tags: physical sciences, aurora borealis, satellite telemetry, navigation

Principal Investigator: Krakiwsky, E.J. (1)
Licence Number: 12086
Organization: Department of Surveying Engineering, University of Calgary
Licensed Year(s): 1992
Issued: Jan 01, 1992
Project Team: D. Szabo

Objective(s): To determine whether GPS Satellite signals are adversely affected by the Northern Lights for navigation purposes;

Project Description: Two GPS satellite receivers will be stationed at the Yellowknife Airport in a roving land vehicle. Solutions will be made to the vehicle's position to determine whether the signals have been adversely affected.