South Africa has commissioned a ground station GLONASS
The ground station of the GLONASS system was put into operation in the territory Hartebisthukskoy Radio Astronomy Observatory (HartRAO) in the town of Krugersdorp (South Africa). This was reported in the Scientific and Production Corporation "Precision Instrumentation Systems" (the company - the developer of the station). "Station" Sazhen-TM-BIS "officially put into operation in South Africa", - said the corporation. The installed system is designed, in particular, to continuously monitor the navigation signals of GLONASS and GPS, the measurement of current navigation parameters of their movement and receive navigation messages from satellites.