Russian Space Agency: GLONASS has better Accuracy than GPS

Russia's navigation system GLONASS is more accurate than American GPS, Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) Deputy Director Anatoly Shilov has cliamed."Today the accuracy of GLONASS is 6 metres, and that of GPS is 7 metres," Shilov said at the 5th international forum on satellite navigation yesterday, June 1.

He went on to say accuracy would have to be improved two or three times and that that was possible with additional satellites launches.

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Published Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

Written by Adena Schutzberg

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