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Title: Global positioning system recorder and method

A global positioning system recorder (GPSR) is disclosed in which operational parameters and recorded positional data are stored on a transferable memory element. Through this transferrable memory element, the user of the GPSR need have no knowledge of GPSR devices other than that the memory element needs to be inserted into the memory element slot and the GPSR must be activated. The use of the data element also allows for minimal downtime of the GPSR and the ability to reprogram the GPSR and download data therefrom, without having to physically attach it to another computer. 4 figs.
Authors:
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
321162
Report Number(s):
US 5,852,790/A/
PAN: US patent application 8-635,476
DOE Contract Number:
AC09-89SR18035
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: PBD: 22 Dec 1998
Research Org:
Westinghouse Savannah River Co
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
99 MATHEMATICS, COMPUTERS, INFORMATION SCIENCE, MANAGEMENT, LAW, MISCELLANEOUS; NAVIGATIONAL INSTRUMENTS; RECORDING SYSTEMS; DESIGN; OPERATION; MEMORY DEVICES