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Technological development programme

System of radio-determination by satellites with european
coverage

The purpose of LOCSTAR is to develop a system of radio-determination by satellites with European coverage. This system will enable a service to be provided to locate mobiles and an electronic messaging service. The technological development involves: - the satellite payload - the processing centre - the terminal.
Acronym: 
LOCSTAR (DEF)
Project ID: 
387
Start date: 
01-07-1989
Project Duration: 
12months
Project costs: 
3 000 000.00€
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Raising the productivity and competitiveness of European businesses through technology. Boosting national economies on the international market, and strengthening the basis for sustainable prosperity and employment.