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Pueblo West, CO, United States, 2013/02/06 - GPS Source, Inc. is pleased to announce that their 3rd generation GLI-ECHO II and 1st generation GLI-FLO are being showcased at IDEX 2013, the International Defence Exhibition & Conference in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Emirates Defense Technologies, in partnership with GPS Source’s Scandinavian partner Ryantech AS will be displaying GPS Source products that support Situational Awareness. The products are designed for OEM integration to military platforms, including the Nimr high mobility multi-purpose vehicle. They will be on display inside the Nimr, a vehicle currently fielded with multiple regional military customers.
GPS technology has seen increased use in many different military applications worldwide, beyond navigation. GPS Source’s GLI-ECHO enables GPS retransmission, as a technically advanced solution to provide GPS signals to the Warfighter mounted inside ground vehicles. GPS Source’s GLI-FLO routes secure GPS data (IS-GPS-153 Compliant) to a mix of applications and devices. Navigation computers, Blue Force Tracking equipment, tactical radios and other GPS enabled equipment can all plug into a single device and receive secure GPS data with GLI-FLO. GLI-FLO distributes the same message formats as DAGR, but to up to eight different devices.
Brian Paul, Business Development Manager at GPS Source said,““GLI-ECHO II and GLI-FLO simplify systems integration and signal distribution for GPS enabled equipment for an integrator, such as Emirates Defense Technology. We are pleased to be given the opportunity to have our Defense oriented GPS products on display at such an important Defense exhibit.”
About GPS Source, Inc.
GPS Source, Inc. (gpssource.com) designs, develops and manufactures GPS and Digital Wireless Network Systems. Their solutions support dynamic mission communication and enable GPS equipment to acquire signals in otherwise denied environments, such as in the cargo compartment of the C-17 Heavy Lift aircraft, aircraft maintenance hangars, train tunnels, etc. GPS Source designs and manufactures wireless network radios, GPS antennas, GPS amplifiers, GPS attenuators, GPS Antenna Splitters and other GPS signal distribution accessories. GPS Source creates solutions that bring that provide network connectivity and GPS inside for the defense, aerospace, the commercial and public sectors. GPS Source, Inc. is a veteran owned small business and an AS9100 certified company.
About Emirates Defense Technologies
Emirates Defense Technology provides primary and secondary commodities to armed forces and law enforcements agencies around the world. Operating from the UAE, the company caters any need whether in direct supplies, light manufacturing or sophisticated upgrades. EDT acts as a solution provider in maintenance, upgrades and integration and provide technical assistance, training, organization and instrument handling when needed and on Eastern or Western applications, including the Nimr high mobility multi-purpose vehicle.
Ryantech AS is a Norwegian based company providing advanced military technical and operational solutions to customer in several countries, including Scandinavia, Europe, and the Middle East. For more information, please visit the Ryantech website.