Innovation

Achieving high-accuracy geo-localization inside a 57-kilometre tunnel without GPS

Achieving high-accuracy geo-localization inside a 57-kilometre tunnel without GPS

By onboard, 07 june 2016
In outdoor conditions, geo-localization is usually carried out with GPS data and there is no challenge to succeed in such a mission. But inside a tunnel, where GPS is not…
MEECO, the open mission platform

MEECO, the open mission platform

By onboard, 27 april 2016
To make it simple, if GPS + connectivity = Waze, so FMS + connectivity = MEECO for Mission End-to-End Connected…
SEFA programme: How Thales is preparing the avionics of the future

SEFA programme: How Thales is preparing the avionics of the future

By onboard, 08 april 2016
The SEFA research programme in France was officially launched in February 2016. Joseph Huysseune, who helped to get the programme…
TopAxyz: the only IMU of its kind in the world

TopAxyz: the only IMU of its kind in the world

By onboard, 01 april 2016
The TopAxyz inertial measurement unit (IMU) from Thales is packed with advanced technologies and delivers the performance needed for critical…
Galileo: Thales among the lead industry players on Europe's FRAME programme

Galileo: Thales among the lead industry players on Europe's FRAME programme

By onboard, 25 march 2016
Thales is working alongside fellow industry players IABG, Qinetiq and Telespazio on the leadership of FRAME, a research programme aimed…