Experts weigh in on the impact of OCX launch delay in the March 2024 issue of GPS World

The Next Generation Operational Control System (OCX) program aims to modernize America’s GPS system, providing stronger and better signal availability, improved accuracy, anti-jam capability for military users and cutting-edge cyber capabilities. Modernization of GPS will strengthen its resilience against modern security risks and provide safer positioning, navigation and timing for the stakeholders of GPS around the world. 

However, delays and rising costs are plaguing the OCX system launch. According to experts, those setbacks have a far reaching impact on all market sectors that rely on the geolocation and time information provided by the GPS system. oneNav’s Greg Turetzky is one of the experts who discuss the impact of this delay on modernized L5 signal and the entire GPS constellation in the context of competitive GNSS systems.

To learn more download March 2024 issue of the GPS World