Rogozin: the signal accuracy of GLONASS in 2020 will be less than a meter

Rogozin: the signal accuracy of GLONASS in 2020 will be less than a meter


Currently, the accuracy of the American GPS system is 1.3 meters, while GLONASS is slightly more. Update the orbital grouping will help to improve the accuracy of GLONASS, said Dmitry Rogozin.

MOSCOW, 19 Nov. The signal accuracy of the Russian satellite navigation system GLONASS will be greatly improved by 2020 and will amount to less than one meter, said on Thursday on air of TV channel “Russia 24” Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin.

The accuracy of the signal is similar to the U.S. GPS system is 1.3 meters, while GLONASS is slightly more.

“In view of updating our orbital grouping by 2020, we will achieve a very competitive performance in the accuracy of GLONASS signal — less than one meter”, he said.