TN fishermen get NavIC powered ISRO gadgets for timely alerts

Chief Minister K Palaniswami distributed the gadgets to seven fishermen from Chennai, Nagapattinam and Kanyakumari engaged in deep sea fishing.

published on : 17th December 2018

State govt NavIC, for satellite phones for fishermen

Under this, 15,000 fishing vessels will be equipped with NavIC devices costing `10,620 apiece at a total cost of `15.93 crore.

published on : 20th November 2018

Smartphone versions from this year-end to offer desi GPS

While Huawei will add NavIN to its navigation bouquet by the end of this year, Samsung is expected to launch phones with the Broadcom chip in early 2019.

published on : 8th September 2018

Fishermen can send distress messages from high seas using NavICs

The project was envisaged after several fishermen lost their lives during the cyclone off Kerala coast last year.

published on : 8th September 2018