Satellite Position Fixing Systems

  • J. Uren
  • W. F. Price


Another method of determining horizontal and three-dimensional position for engineering surveys is by processing measurements from artificial Earth satellites. Although a number of different systems can be used for satellite positioning, the TRANSIT system and Global Positioning System (GPS) are the two that have had most engineering applications.


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© J. Uren and W.F. Price 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Uren
    • 1
  • W. F. Price
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Civil EngineeringUniversity of LeedsUK
  2. 2.Department of Civil EngineeringUniversity of BrightonUK

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