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3S Shipborne Receiver (U)

Overview (U):

(U) The 3S Receiver is a shipborne GPS Receiver used by the Navy and on some Army vessels.

Details (U):

Description User Impact Programmatics Images
Related Initiatives Related Requirements Related Categories Road Map Placements
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Description (U):

(U) The 3S receiver is significantly larger than the 3A. However, it is very similar functionally to the 3A. It has five channels and contains features that enhance its ability to support shipboard requirements for Navy surface ships and submarines, as well as a small number of Army vessels.

User Impact (U):

(U) None.

Programmatics (U):

(U) Operational.

Images (U):

NameTitle
3S Receiver3S Receiver
This Table Is Unclassified.

Related Initiatives (U):
NameTitle
GPS Block IIANAVSTAR Global Positioning System(GPS) Block IIA
GPS Block IIFNAVSTAR Global Positioning System(GPS) Block IIF
GPS Block IIRNAVSTAR Global Positioning System(GPS) Block IIR
GPS VME Receiver Card (GVRC)GPS Versa Modula Eurocard (VME) Receiver Card (GVRC)
This Table Is Unclassified.

Related Requirements (U):None.

Related Categories (U):
NameTitle
ShipborneShipborne Receivers
This Table Is Unclassified.

Road Map Placements (U):

NameTitle
NAVIGATIONSPACE FORCE ENHANCEMENT: NAVIGATION
This Table Is Unclassified.

Requirements, Funding and Additional Hotlinks (U):

(U) None.

Lead Office (U):

(U) Navy.

Point of Contact (U):

(U) John A. Ruggiero, Open Phone: (310) 363-6496.

Date Of Information (U):

(U) 30 June 1996





(U) Road Map Production Date: 12 July 1999