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Re: Apr 02 - Day 2: Models & Model Execution
nelso7926   4/2/2013 2:00:19 PM
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Brian, you are correct; GPS was the brainchild of a DOD scientist and MIT scholar, Dr. Ivan Gething. The Raytheon Corporation where he worked was instrumental in development of the first prototype circa 1951. Not sure there was a lot of micro circuitry back then, but throughout the years contractors like Raytheon, Booze Allen, Lockheed Martin and Boeing, have done considerable work refining GPS and making it what it is today. Hope this helps!

 

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