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Request for Public Comment of Draft Preliminary Proposed Interface Revision (PPIRN) to L5 Civil Signal Interface Specification (IS)

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AGENCY:

Department of the Air Force, DoD.

ACTION:

Notice and request for review/comment of draft PPIRN-705-001.

SUMMARY:

This notice informs the public that the Global Positioning System (GPS) Joint Program Office (JPO) has released the current draft of PPIRN-705-001 dated 23 Oct 03 to IS-GPS-705, Navstar GPS Space Segment/User Segment L5 Interfaces, for public review and comment. This PPIRN describes the improved clock and ephemeris (ICE) message for L5, a signal to be incorporated into the GPS system for the benefit of the civilian community. The draft PPIRN can be reviewed at the following Web site: http://gps.losangeles.af.mil. Click “System Engineering,” then click “Public Interface Control Working Group (ICWG)”. Hyperlinks to the PPIRN and review instructions are provided. The reviewer should save the PPIRN to a local memory location prior to opening and performing the review. All comments and their resolutions will be posted to the Web site.

ADDRESSES:

Submit comments to SMC/GPERC, 2420 Vela Way, Suite 1467, El Segundo CA 90245-4659. A comment matrix is provided for your convenience at the web site and is the preferred method of comment submittal. Comments may be submitted to the following Internet address: smc.gperc@losangeles.af.mil. Comments may also be sent by fax to 1-310-363-6387.

DATES:

The suspense date for comment submittal is December 12, 2003.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

GPERC, GPS JPO System Engineering Division at 1-310-363-2883, or write to the address above.

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

The civilian and military communities use the Global Positioning System, which employs a constellation of 24 satellites to provide continuously transmitted signals to enable appropriately configured GPS user equipment to produce accurate position, navigation and time information.

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Pamela D. Fitzgerald,

Air Force Federal Register Liaison Officer.

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[FR Doc. 03-28332 Filed 11-10-03; 8:45 am]

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