Quasi-Zenith Satellite System

    Quasi-Zenith Satellite System

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    The Quasi-Zenith Satellite System (QZSS), is a proposed three-satellite regional time transfer system and Satellite Based Augmentation System for the Global Positioning System, that would be receivable within Japan. The first satellite ‘Michibiki’ was launched on 11 September 2010. Full operational status is expected by 2013.

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