Global Positioning System Essay Topics

Global Positioning System tracking unit

A GPS tracking unit is a device that uses the Global Positioning System to determine the precise location of a vehicle, person, or other asset to which it is attached and to record the position of the asset at regular intervals. The recorded location data can be stored within the tracking unit, or it may… View Article

The Importance of Traditional Position Fixing

“This vessel would never hit the sand because this ship has all the advanced technology it needs to prevent something like that from happening.” – Captain Nicholas Aslanis of the Royal Majesty spoken to a passenger shortly before grounding near Nantucket, on the 10th of June, 1995. The importance of traditional position fixing can be… View Article

Triggered by the “Kolombusus-21’s exhibition”

The issue of space travel has been widely debated in recent times, with opinions ranging from total support to a waste of money. In his opinion piece in ‘Daily newspaper’, entitled ‘Exploring our dreams’, Yvette Yergon uses a humble tone in contending that the government should provide more funds available for space travel. In contrast,… View Article