“With a transportable atomic clock, an ambulance, for illustration, will be equipped to even now accessibility their mapping while in a tunnel”
The British authorities has pledged £36 million in the direction of a Nationwide Timing Centre – a new community of atomic clocks that will totally free the nation from dependency on exact time sources presented by third-bash satellite infrastructure.
In the occasion of failure or lock-out from international satellite positioning infrastructure, the centre – which will not be a physical setting up – will have in put a community of resilient atomic clocks that will act as correct timing devices.
We rely on satellites to give positioning, navigation and timing products and services that underpin a array of public products and services and industrial things to do.
The new £36m financial investment from @beisgovuk in a Nationwide Timing Centre led by @NPL will assist make