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  • Garmin | What is GPS?

    http://www.garmin.com/aboutGPS/

    The Global Positioning System (GPS) is a satellite-based navigation system
    made up of a network of 24 satellites placed into orbit by the U.S. Department of ...

  • Global Positioning System - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Global_Positioning_System

    The Global Positioning System (GPS) is a space-based navigation system that
    provides location and time information in all weather conditions, anywhere on or
     ...

  • Welcome to GPS.gov

    http://www.gps.gov/

    Feb 5, 2016 ... Public information about the U.S. Global Positioning System (GPS)

  • What is Global Positioning System (GPS)? - Definition from WhatIs ...

    http://searchmobilecomputing.techtarget.com/definition/Global-Position...

    The GPS (Global Positioning System) is a "constellation" of 24 well-spaced
    satellites that orbit the Earth and make it possible for people with ground
    receivers to ...

  • General Information On GPS - US Coast Guard Navigation Center

    http://www.navcen.uscg.gov/?pageName=gpsmain

    Feb 1, 2016 ... GPS is a satellite-based radionavigation system developed and operated by the
    U.S. Department of Defense (DOD). GPS permits land, sea, ...

  • GPS Navigation & Accessories: Car Electronics - Best Buy

    http://www.bestbuy.com/site/car-audio-gps/gps-navigation/abcat0301000....

    Best Buy has essential navigation and tracking products for your car and outdoor
    activities, including portable, in-dash and handheld GPS units.

  • The Global Positioning System (GPS) Overview - University of ...

    http://www.colorado.edu/geography/gcraft/notes/gps/gps_f.html

    GPS is funded by and controlled by the U. S. Department of Defense (DOD).
    While there are many thousands of civil users of GPS world-wide, the system was
     ...

  • How does GPS work?| Explore | physics.org

    http://www.physics.org/article-questions.asp?id=55

    The Global Positioning System (GPS) is a network of about 30 satellites orbiting
    the Earth at an altitude of 20,000 km. The system was originally developed by ...

  • Understanding the Global Positioning System (GPS)

    http://www.montana.edu/gps/understd.html

    The Global Positioning System (GPS) is a satellite-based system that can be
    used to locate positions anywhere on the earth. Operated by the U.S. Department
    of ...

  • What is GPS? - Mio Technology

    http://www.mio.com/technology-what-is-gps.htm

    GPS or Global Positioning System is a network of orbiting satellites that send ...
    The signals are obtained by GPS receivers, such as navigation devices and are ...