Non-commercial Partnership for Development and Use of Navigation Technologies (GLONASS Union)

Strategic partner

Non-commercial Partnership for Development and Use of Navigation Technologies (GLONASS Union)
The Noncommercial Partnership for Development and Use of Navigation Technologies (GLONASS Union)” was established on 25th May 2012. The founders of the Partnership were leading companies of the navigation and information markets: Yandex Ltd., OJSC “Navigation-information systems”, OJSC “RTKomm.RU”, OJSC “MTS”, OJSC “VympelKom”, OJSC “MegaFon”, Summa Telecom Ltd. and the Association “GLONASS/GNSS-Forum”.
The goal of the Partnership’s establishment is supporting the development of a competitive navigation information services sector in Russia.

GLONASS Union objectives:

  • supporting legislative development in the field of navigation activities;
  • developing a common technology policy for navigation sector;
  • uniting the efforts and combining the resources of public and private sectors for development and adoption of navigation products and services that use GLONASS technology in Russia and abroad;
  • forming a global ecosystem of developers and service and content providers that utilize GLONASS technology.
By the order of the Government of the Russian Federation dated 25th May 2012 No.522, to ensure the unity of technological management and to deliver the services for federal state and other needs, the Noncommercial Partnership (NP) “GLONASS” was assigned the federal network operator in the field of navigation activity.

 

On 18th September 2012 by an order of the Government of the Russian Federation the Noncommercial Partnership was assigned the only performer of the works within the project of the building of the national automated system for road accident emergency response “ERA-GLONASS”.


Gurko Alexander
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Plenary Session: «Global Navigation Space»

Meilikhov Evgeny
Introduction
Connected Car: Technologies and Services

Meilikhov Evgeny
“In-Vehicle Emergency Call Systems: From National Deployment to International Harmonization”
Russia-China Forum on Using Navigation Technologies