Helix Technologies Ltd has been awarded a significant contract by the European Space Agency (ESA) to develop its NEXTGEN GNSS antenna – a next-generation, multi-frequency GNSS antenna optimised for the advanced Galileo E1 Alt-BOC and wide-band E5 Alt-BOC waveforms for use in driverless cars. The antenna, to be developed under the ESA’s Navigation Innovation and […]
To attain the 10-centimeter accuracy required for autonomous vehicle positioning within urban multipath propagation conditions, there is a need for a significant upgrade in GNSS antenna performance, Technical Director Oliver Leisten writes in the latest edition of GPS World. The autonomous vehicle application demands excellent antenna performance together with exploitation of the full set of GNSS […]
Helix Technologies Ltd, a UK-based developer of high-performance, ceramic-based helix antennas, today announced that it has closed its Phase B funding round with GBP 650,000 of financing provided by private investors. The company plans to use the proceeds to fund the continued development of its antennas for a wide range of applications including autonomous vehicles, […]
Analysts forecast the global automotive V2X antenna market to grow at a CAGR of 31.79% during the period 2017-2021. Global Automotive V2X Antenna Market 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report […]
Still not convinced that driverless cars are coming? Watch this programme shown by the BBC on 29th June 2017 and you may wish to re-consider the future! Dawn of the Driverless Car
For the latest developments in the driverless car sector, including which manufacturers are developing driverless cars and who they are working with, we suggest you visit this link for a summary of the latest news stories.