FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE No. 3480
TOKYO, January 17, 2022 - Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) announced today that it has developed a prototype of the world's smallest* antenna for high-precision satellite-based positioning in four frequency bands used by the world's main satellite-positioning systems and positioning-augmentation services.** The highly compact antenna, which is expected to be installed in diverse vehicles and even drones, will accelerate high-precision satellite-based positioning for autonomous driving and many other applications.
Prototype of compact antenna for satellite-positioning devices
Examples of satellite-positioning applications
Going forward, Mitsubishi Electric will research practical applications by evaluating the prototype's positioning precision in outdoor trials.
|New antenna||Company A's||Company B's||Company C's|
|Horizontal surface||59 mm x 59 mm||140 mm x 140 mm||160 mm diameter||76 mm diameter|
|Height||33 mm||62 mm||60 mm||35 mm|
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