[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 101 (Wednesday, May 27, 2015)]
[Pages 30270-30271]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-12669]



[Notice: 15-042]

National Space-Based Positioning, Navigation, and Timing (PNT) 
Advisory Board; Meeting

AGENCY: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

ACTION: Notice of meeting.


SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, Public 
Law 92-463, as amended, and the 2004 U.S. Space-Based Positioning, 
Navigation, and Timing (PNT) Policy, the National Aeronautics and Space 
Administration (NASA) announces a meeting of the National Space-Based

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Positioning, Navigation, and Timing (PNT) Advisory Board.

DATES: Thursday, June 11, 2015, 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.; and Friday, June 
12, 2015, 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., Local Time.

ADDRESSES: Marriott Hotel, 80 Compromise St., Annapolis, MD 21401.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. James J. Miller, Human Exploration 
and Operations Mission Directorate, NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC 
20546, (202) 358-4417, fax (202) 358-4297, or jj.miller@nasa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The meeting will be open to the public up to 
the seating capacity of the room. Visitors will be requested to sign a 
visitor's register.
    The agenda for the meeting includes the following topics:
     Examine emerging trends and requirements for PNT services 
in U.S. and international arenas through PNT Advisory Board technical 
     Receive update on U.S. PNT Policy and GPS modernization.
     Prioritize current and planned GPS capabilities and 
services while assessing future PNT architecture alternatives with a 
focus on affordability.
     Examine methods in which to Protect, Toughen, and Augment 
(PTA) access to GPS/Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) services 
in key domains for multiple user sectors.
     Assess economic impacts of GPS on the United States and in 
select international regions, with a consideration towards effects of 
potential PNT service disruptions if radio spectrum interference is 
     Explore opportunities for enhancing the interoperability 
of GPS with other emerging international GNSS.
     Review the potential benefits, perceived vulnerabilities, 
and any proposed regulatory requirements to accessing foreign Radio 
Navigation Satellite Service (RNSS) signals in the United States and 
subsequent impacts on multi-GNSS receiver markets.
    It is imperative that the meeting be held on these dates to 
accommodate the scheduling priorities of the key participants.

Patricia D. Rausch,
Advisory Committee Management Officer, National Aeronautics and Space 
[FR Doc. 2015-12669 Filed 5-26-15; 8:45 am]