Global Positioning System Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
Global Positioning System
Term Source: JP 3-14 (Space Operations) ?
1.) A satellite-based radio navigation system operated by the Department of Defense to provide all military, civil, and commercial users with precise positioning, navigation, and timing.
- also called GPS
In the United States, military vocabulary is standardized by the Department of Defence. These terms are used by the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps.
Term Classification: operations
Department of Defence, Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
Term sourced from JP 3-14: Space Operations, updated May 2013 View source document
This term is marked as active and was last updated in 2015
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