Getting started with PNT testing

There’s no "right" set of tests to run on your PNT system - it all depends on what you need the device or system to do. Use the resources below to help you choose which tests to run, how to run them, and what type of equipment you need.

What is GNSS?

Testing GPS/GNSS Performance in Commercial Devices

From drones and phones to smartwatches and fitness trackers, download a free guide to testing the navigation and positioning performance of your commercial device.

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Understanding Common GNSS System Errors

No global navigation satellite system is completely error-free. This eBook will help you understand and simulate common errors, to ensure your device can handle them effectively.

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What is a GPS Simulator?

Lab testing with simulated GNSS signals is essential to bringing high-quality, location-aware products to market. Learn more about GPS/GNSS simulation.

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Test Scenarios and Test Suites

Whatever your test requirements, Spirent has a preconfigured test pack to suit.

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What else can we help with?

  • I’d like help with testing different GPS/GNSS receivers to ensure I choose the right one.

  • I’d like to understand how to measure and improve the performance of my PNT system.

  • I’d like to understand how resilient my PNT system is to interference, jamming and spoofing.

  • I’d like to explore ways to test faster and at lower cost, without sacrificing quality.

  • I’d like to bring real world GNSS signals into the lab for repeatable testing.

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