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Reference EN 61108-1:2003
Title Maritime navigation and radiocommunication equipment and systems - Global navigation satellite systems (GNSS) - Part 1: Global positioning system (GPS) - Receiver equipment - Performance standards, methods of testing and required test results
Project Number 15169
Abstract/Scope Specifies the minimum performance standards, methods of testing and required test results for GPS shipborne receiver equipment, based on the relevant IMO Resolution, which uses the signals from the United States of America, Department of Defence (US DOD), Global Positioning System (GPS) in order to determine position.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2003-10-31
Current Stage code deadline 2004-07-01
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IEC Technical Body IEC/TC 80
Reference Document IEC 61108-1:2003 (EQV)
ICS 47.020.70 - Navigation and control equipment
Keywords Global positioning system; GPS; GNSS; Receiver equipment; Test
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6060 2003-10-31 2004-07-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 2003-10-01 2004-02-01  
5061 2003-08-25 2003-10-01  
5020 2003-05-16 2003-07-18  
4099 2003-04-11 2003-04-30  
4020 2002-04-05 2002-09-06  
3099 2002-04-03 2002-04-05  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2003-10-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2003-10-31
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2004-01-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2004-07-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2006-10-01


Supersedes EN 61108-1:1996
Superseded by  
Normative reference (6) IMO Resolution A.815(19):1995
ITU-R Recommendation M.823-2:1997
ITU-R Recommendation M.823-1:1995
IMO Resolution A.529(13):1983
IMO Resolution A.694 (17):1991
ITU-R Recommendation M.1477:2000
IMO Resolution MSC.112(73):2000
IMO Resolution MSC.114(73):2000
EN 60721-3-6:1993
EN 60945:2002
EN 61162-1:2000

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