Global Positioning System Receiver

GPS Icon Magellan

(NSN 5825-01-355-6206)

General Description:

The Magellan GPS NAV 1000M is a general purpose hand-held GPS Receiver utilized to computes accurate position co-ordinates, elevation, speed, and time information from signals transmitted by the Navstar Global Positioning System (GPS) satellites.  The receiver can be operated as a stand-alone unit using an internal battery pack (6 x AA) with an integral antenna or can be installed in ground facilities, and air, sea, and land vehicles using an external power source and an external antenna kit (NSN 5895-21-253-6525).

Magellan GPS NAV 1000M
Magellan GPS NAV 1000M Receiver
  • Continuous tracking of up to 3 satellites (serial)
  • Course/Acquisition (C/A) capability
    (No Precise (P), and/or Encrypted P (Y) code compatibility)
  • Average position accuracy of 15 m (RMS)
  • Headings provided in mils, radians and degrees
  • Can perform area navigation functions, storing up to 100 waypoints
  • Stores up to ## routes with up to ## legs per route
  • 47 map datums with 1 being user definable
  • Backlit display for night operation
  • Sealed against dust and water
  • RS-232 serial data port output
  • Uses quick-disconnect connectors and fastener

Related Documentation:    Will require Acrobat Reader (R)
GPS NAV 1000M Field Card (83k pdf)
GPS NAV 1000M Supplementary Documents (140k pdf)

Updated: March 30, 1999

1999-2017, Richard Lacroix
portions Department of National Defence
Magellan Corp.