NAVIC

Definition : NAVigation with Indian Constellation
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Country/Region : India India
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What does NAVIC mean?

NAVigation with Indian Constellation (NAVIC) is an Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS) in India and is designed to provide accurate real-time positioning and timing services to users in India as well as the region extending up to 1500 km from its boundary, with plans for further extension. In Sanskrit, the word “Navic” (नाविक) means sailor or navigator.